behavioral awareness-addiction, addictive behaviors, anger management


681 Hioaks Road, Suite A
Richmond, VA 23225
Phone: (804) 320-3626
Fax: (804) 330-5567

email: bac681@aol.com

 
 

Laurel Purchase, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Presbyterian School of Christian Education, Master of Arts
Virginia Commonwealth University, Master of Social Work

Laurel is the founder of Behavioral Awareness Center, P.C. and has been in private practice for more than 25 years. She is licensed by the State of Virginia to diagnose and treat individuals who suffer from emotional, psychiatric, and substance abuse issues. She is also recognized by the judicial system as an "expert" witness in her field.

Laurel is an approved Employee Assistance Provider. She works with employees on a variety of issues that include family and marital issues, substance abuse, depression, stress management, and employee/management issues. She also offers drug screening programs for local employers.

Laurel has worked and trained at Johns Hopkins University, Medical College of Virginia Hospital, University of Virginia Hospital, and Rubicon Therapeutic Community Substance Abuse Center. Laurel has taught classes at the Psychiatric Institute of Richmond and at Charter Westbrook Hospital. She is also a certified Hypnotherapist by the American Board of Hypnotherapy.

     
   

 

     
   

Danika Briggs, LCSW
Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Education

  • University of Virginia, Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
  • Virginia Commonwealth University, Masters of Social Worker

Danika has extensive training and experience working in social services with adults, children and families who have been impacted by trauma, particularly physical and sexual abuse, neglect, domestic violence and/or substance abuse. She is licensed by the Commonwealth of Virginia to diagnose and treat individuals who suffer from emotional, psychiatric, and substance abuse issues.  In addition to providing individual and family counseling, Danika provides mental health, parenting and substance abuse assessments.

     
     
 

Arsheia L. Beasley, MA

Certified Sex Offender Treatment Provider

Education

  • Liberty University – Master of Arts in Professional Counseling
  • Virginia State University – Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice
Arsheia has extensive training and experience working with a wide range of clients with mental health issues. She specializes in treating individuals with sexual dysfunctions to include adults and sexually abusive youth. She also has experience providing vocational training and mental health services to adult male inmates in correctional and forensic settings. Arsheia is Certified by the Commonwealth of Virginia Board of Counseling as a Sex Offender Treatment Provider. Arsheia is currently working to become a Licensed Professional Counselor.
     
     
   

Teresa A. Fulton-Davis, MSW, CSOTP
Certified Sex Offender Treatment Provider

Education

  • University of Alabama – Master of Social Work & Master of Public Health
  • Rust College – Bachelor of Arts in Sociology

Teresa has extensive training and experience working with a wide range of clients with mental health issues and sexual dysfunctions. Teresa is Certified by the Commonwealth of Virginia Board of Counseling as a Sex Offender Treatment Provider. Teresa is currently working to become a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.