Amy Lashway, MA, LPC NCC
Founder, President Treatment Coordination and Advocacy
Co-Founder, Vice President Treatment Consultants
Amy is a licensed therapist and a nationally certified counselor and has been in the field of mental health and addictions since 1989. She graduated from The University of Massachusetts in 1991 with a BS in Psychology and from The University of New Mexico in 1997 with her Masters in Counselor Education.
Amy has trained in a variety of settings such as residential treatment centers, crisis shelters, psychiatric hospitals, private practice and intensive workshops. For nine years she worked at The Life Healing Center of Santa Fe as The Director of Admissions and Aftercare, National Marketing Coordinator, a Primary, Individual and Family Therapist and Director of Medical Records.
Amy has successfully combined her extensive knowledge of eating disorders, substance abuse, sexual abuse, emotional trauma, affective disorders, sexual compulsivity and personality disorders with the skills of clinical assessment, individual treatment planning and implementation, program development, marketing and quality assurance. Amy is committed to providing individuals with excellent care in the best interest of the client.
Amy has over 20 years of management experience and places a premium on the team approach to treatment.
Lynn Sucher, MC, LPC, CEDS, NCC
Co-Founder, President Treatment Consultants
Vice President Treatment Coordination and Advocay
Lynn is a licensed therapist and Certified Eating Disorders Specialist with extensive training and experience in the field of eating disorders, addictions and treatment facility management. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina and her Master of Counseling from Arizona State University. As a former Corporate Vice President in the field of broadcasting, Lynn has over twenty years experience in business management and marketing.
In the substance abuse and the eating disorder arena, Lynn trained at The Meadows, Rosewood Ranch, and Psychological Counseling Services. She has worked in in-patient settings, group practice, and private practice. She was also Program Director for Post Treatment Supervision.
Most recently, Lynn was Executive Director of Rebecca’s House, a transitional living program for eating disorders in Orange County, California. She is President and Co- founder of Treatment Consultants and works with eating disorder and substance abuse facilities around the country.
Pamela Castle, MA, LMFT, SEP
Treatment Coordinator, Consultant
Pamela is a licensed marriage and family therapist and an advanced Somatic Experiencing Practitioner. She has been in the mental health field since 1994 with a masters degree in clinical psychology from The California Institute of Integral Studies.
Pamela has extensive experience working with individuals, groups and families and specializes in emotional trauma and co-occurring disorders. Currently she is the Coordinator for The Sexual Assault Forensic Exam and Sexual Assault Response Team for the state of Maryland and is also an Adjunct Professor at Anne Arundel Community College.
Pamela believes that healing takes place by addressing all aspects of self: body, mind and spirit, that change occurs by taking action even when the hurdles seem too great to overcome and a fulfilling life is created one step at a time.
Becca Schwilling, BA
Treatment Coordinator/Intake Specialist
A Summa Cum Laude graduate from the College of Santa Fe, Becca first entered the mental health profession in Milieu Services at The Life Healing Center of Santa Fe, gaining experience with trauma resolution, substance and process addictions, crisis management, and psychiatric medications.
With a background in Art Therapy, Becca calls upon her experience in the field of mental health and holistic medicine, as well as personal and professional experience in addictions and mental health issues, to offer compassionate understanding of the challenges and struggles that clients face.
Becca extends support, education and coaching to clients and their families as they move through the process of recovery, utilizing an aptitude for creating genuine, human connection with others. Becca has been an integral of the Treatment Consultants team for almost three years.
Susannah Garrett, BA
Treatment Coordinator/Intake Specialist
Susannah brings a rich background in depth psychology and psychodynamic psychotherpay to her counseling skills. She has worked in the trenches of a residential treatment center for emotional trauma as a front-line counselor and Milieu Supervisor. Susannah is currently enrolled in the Substance Abuse Counselor Certification Program at The University of New Mexico.
Having felt the pulse of the healing process, Susannah believes that each individual knows exactly what it takes to heal, and that the role of counselor is to be a still, compassionate witness–one who works side by side the individual to arrive at the questions and answers unique to their personal recovery.