Clinical Staff: Fairhope

Stephanie Calhoun has practiced as a Licensed Professional Counselor since April, 1992. She began her career in the chemical addictions field before expanding into a general practice. She has further education in the areas of trauma counseling, life transitions, women’s issues, geriatric concerns, and most recently the treatment of eating disorders. Stephanie has been an adjunct professor at Troy University in Montgomery, Alabama, where she supervised practicum and internship students in the counseling program. She is a member of the American Counseling Association.

Stephanie Garrard is a Licensed Certified Social Worker with extensive experience in the facilitation of individual, couples and group therapy. She currently facilitates an outpatient Eating Disorder group as well as a Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) skills training group focusing on the treatment of Borderline Personality Disorders. Stephanie maintains active membership in the National Association of Social Workers.

Shea Miller joined Alabama Psychiatric Services Fairhope office in January of 2014. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Alabama, as well as a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the state of Florida. She is also a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional. She specializes in counseling traumatized children and adolescents, as well as working with children with attachment concerns and sexualized behaviors. She provides individual, group, and family counseling. She maintains membership with the Association for Play Therapy.

Jeffrey Pappas is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 25 years of private practice experience. Jeff received his bachelor’s degree from Amherst College in 1977, and his Master in Social Work from the University of Alabama in 1982. His areas of interest include depression, anxiety disorders, dissociative disorders, post traumatic stress disorder, phobias, and couple and family therapy. Jeff joined Alabama Psychiatric Services in October 2008 and works with adults, adolesence, and children.

Giles Vaden is a therapist in the Alabama Psychiatric Services Daphne office. He is licensed as both a Professional Counselor (LPC) and a Supervising LPC. Giles specializes in addictions and trauma. Also, he is an experienced clinical educator; he has served on adjunct faculties at two universities and been a field supervisor at two others.