Brittney Miles enters her sixth year with the Rhode Island academic advising staff in 2018-19. She came to Rhode Island from WestBridge Community Services in Medford, Mass. where she served as the Boston Area Team - Clinical Team Manager.
In that role she conducted initials screenings, intakes and assessments for all new clients receiving outpatient services. She provided individual mental health and substance abuse counseling, crisis management and case management services to outpatient clients. Also, she facilitated group-counseling sessions on several topics including symptom management, relapse prevention and stress management.
In addition to Clinical Team Manager Miles also served as the OnCOURSE Student Services Liaison for WestBridge. There she oversaw individual and family satisfaction of servies, addressed and repaired client complaints as well as initiated and organized educational events targeting higher education professionals and private psychiatrists.
Prior to WestBridge she worked at the University of New Hampshire as an athletic department tutor coordinator as a graduate student while earning her Masters in Social Work in 2010. She has also worked for City Year New Hampshire as a senior corps AmeriCorps member.
Miles graduated from the University of Vermont in 2007, with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and a minor in Sociology. She was also a scholarship athlete for the women’s basketball program, where she captained the team from 2005-07.