Stephanie Maccombs-Hunter, Ph.D., LPCC-S, LICDC, CRC
Dr. Stephanie Maccombs-Hunter received her doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision from Ohio University in 2020. She also holds a Master of Education in Clinical Mental Health and Rehabilitation Counseling from Ohio University. Stephanie is licensed in the state of Ohio as a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor with Supervision Designation and a Licensed Independent Chemical Dependency Counselor, and she is also a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor. Before joining CPS, Stephanie provided counseling services to clients with co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders as a medication-assisted treatment counselor and member of a drug court treatment team. Her therapeutic style is integrative, incorporating aspects of cognitive behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing, and reality therapy, while emphasizing personal strengths. Areas of interest for Stephanie include substance abuse and co-occurring disorders, college student mental health and well-being, rural and Appalachian culture, depression, anxiety, suicide prevention, and integrated care. Additionally, Stephanie was born and raised in Athens County and has extensive knowledge about the local community. In her personal life, Stephanie enjoys music, visiting festivals and concerts, kayaking, and spending time with her friends, family, and pets.