Laura Slaughter, LCSW
Laura Slaughter, an independent practitioner, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor. She received in Masters in Social Worker from the University of Kentucky. She has experience providing treatment in both inpatient and outpatient setting working with individuals experiencing dual diagnosis issues. She stepped down as director of BETA, long term residential treatment program for men experiencing substance abuse and mental health issues, in 2011 to pursue the more satisfying work of direct care in private practice. She has been co-leading two DBT skills groups and providing individual DBT therapy since received intensive training from Behavior Tech in Dialectical Behavior Therapy in fall of 2011.