Douglas L. Joiner, MSW, MPH

(Deep River)

Professional Discipline:
• Social Work
• Public Health Administration

Special Qualifications:
• Registered with the Georgia Office of Dispute Resolution and mediate in Cultural Diversity, Civil, Domestic, & Domestic Violence areas

JC Experience:
• As staff have directed teams through Joint Commission surveys.
• As a consultant help hopitals/agencies prepare for survey.

CMS Experience:
• Assisted previous employer in obtaining Medicaid in Georgia.

Hospital Experience:
• Referred to their services from multiple programs where I served as a Clinician and as Central Access Director for DeKalbCommnunity Service Board

Community Experience:
• Started out in mental health as a Psychiatric Aide.  Developed training program for grass roots personnel to become Psychiatric Aides.
• Served on Board for South West Community Mental Health Center.
• Designed, implemented and trained an entire county (DeKalb) Community Mental Health System in Single Point of Entry/Central Access and Utilization Review.

Consulting Interests:
• Administrative/Clinical Operations/Organizational Development
• Coordination of Program Services, Youth Services Programs
• Human Resources/Policies & Procedures, Staff Development
• Community Relations
•  Conflict Management Systems

For Customer Contact:

• Home State: Georgia