Mr. Richard Koonce Jr.
Director of Youth services
Mr. Richard Koonce Jr. earned a Bachelor of Arts from Miles College and is a certified teacher in the State of Florida. He has several years of teaching experience in Desoto County Public schools, educating youth both in mainstream and alternative programs. He is experienced in working with children and adolescents with severe behavioral challenges and substance use disorders. In addition, he has mentored several youths by dedicating his personal time to coach various sport teams in his community. He has over five years of experience managing residential treatment centers and group homes for children and adolescents.
Mr. Matthew Henderson
Mr. Henderson received a Bachelor’s degree in psychology and a Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from Bethune Cookman University.
Mr. Henderson is a Licensed Registered Mental Health Intern. He has over seven years of experience providing services to individuals with mental health disorders and substance use disorders. He has experience in community outreach, providing in home service to individuals with various Psychosocial challenges. He has worked as a director of clinical services in various treatment facilities.