Clinical Director, LCSW
Connie P. Milligan has 35 years experience in the mental health field with expertise working with people who are dually diagnosed, and justice involved. She has served on the Shepherd House Board for 25 years. For much of her career she worked in Community Mental Health moving from direct services into executive leadership as Corporate Director over numerous regional and statewide programs. She is responsible for the development of innovative programs including the KY Mental Health Crisis Network for Jails, the Fayette County Mental Health Court and the following boards, serving as Chair/Past President: KY Suicide Prevention Board, KY Community Crisis Intervention Board, Bluegrass Re-entry Council and the Fayette Co.
Decriminalization Council. She is the Past President of the Kentucky Society of Clinical Social Work and has been honored with numerous awards. Currently, Connie provides clinical consultation to the Fayette County Mental Health Court and consultation and training for the SAMSHA GAINS Center, in addition to having a private practice, Spectrum Transformation Services. Connie is a graduate of Transylvania University and the University of Kentucky with a masters degree in social work, certified as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.