JFS.edu: Changing Faces of Mental Health in NC

May 17 @ 7:00 pm - May 17 @ 9:30 pm


Kathy Nichols, LCSW is the Assistant Director of the Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Substance Use Services for the NC Department of Health and Human Services.  She is a native New Yorker from Queens, with a degree from NYU for social work and Johns Hopkins for public health. She spent twenty years working with the substance use, homeless, and criminal justice system in NYC and has worked for seven years at NC Medicaid, a year planning Medicaid Transformation, and has been the Division of Mental Health since December.