Dr. Nancy B. Butler, Ph.D. has extensive career experience as an educator and mental health professional. Dr. Butler currently serves as Director of the Catholic Charities Institute Professional Counseling Education Program (PCEP). In this episode she discussing the challenges of obtaining education training during the pandemic.
From 1986 to 1997, Dr. Butler was Program Director for the Department of Psychiatry at the Washington Hospital Center. She also founded the Therapeutic Recreation Department at the WHC Department of Psychiatry in 1980. She has held part time and full time teaching posts at The George Washington University, The University of Maryland, West Virginia Wesleyan College and Prince Georges Community College. She has also consulted with several mental health and substance abuse treatment organizations. Throughout her career, Dr. Butler wrote and administered grants for adult education, substance abuse, parenting and therapeutic recreation.