Corrections and Rehabilitation Team

Timothy Thistlethwaite, MD

Timothy Thistlethwaite, MD

Medical Director

Dr. Tim Thistlethwaite has extensive practical experience in correctional behavioral health, over 19 years, working in a maximum security correctional facility and providing tele-psych services to all security level facilities throughout West Virginia.

Ron Schwartz, DO

Ron Schwartz, DO

Tele-Psychiatrist

Dr. Ron Schwartz, D.O. is a board-certified Tele-Psychiatrist home based in Las Vegas, Nevada with over thirty years of clinical practice experience, having served thousands of people of all ages, in a myriad of settings, across nearly a dozen states and throughout four different time zones.

Ashley Spruce, MA

Ashley Spruce, MA

Director of Jail Services

Ashley Spruce received her Master of Arts degree in Clinical Psychology at Marshall University Graduate College in 2007. While working toward this degree, she was employed as a behavior support specialist, assisting with Title 19 services throughout the region

David Clayman, PhD

David Clayman, PhD

Director of Risk Management Services

For 25 years, Dr. Clayman has worked within the WV Division of Corrections and Regional Jail Authority (now WV Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation) offering clinical and management services as a private practice psychologist.

Merideth Smith, PhD

Merideth Smith, PhD

Director of Clinical Services

Merideth Smith, Ph.D. is the Director of Clinical Services and a psychologist for PSIMED Corrections in West Virginia.


Lauren Latham, MA

Lauren Latham, MA

Program Director/ Re-entry Coordinator

Lauren Latham, is a qualified Licensed Professional Counselor, who received her Masters in Counselling from West Virginia University.

MargaRita Pauley, MA

MargaRita Pauley, MA

Chief Operating Office of PSIMED Corrections, LLC

MargaRita Pauley began her career in corrections in 1996 working as a Therapist in a maximum-security facility at the Mount Olive Correctional Complex (MOCC) in West Virginia

Judith Acree, MA

Judith Acree, MA

Director of Juvenile Services

Judy completed her Bachelor of Arts degree from West Virginia Wesleyan College and completed her Masters in Counseling at West Virginia University.

Clinical Team

Angel Cole, MA

Lead Psychologist

Huttonsville Correctional Center

Kim Caudell, MA

Licensed Psychologist- Clinical Psychology

Martinsburg Correctional Center

Becky Bowman, MSW, LGSW

Therapist

Mount Olive Correctional Complex

Rebecca Taylor, BA

Psychological Assistant

Lakin Correctional Center

Holly West

Psychological Assistant

Parkersburg Correctional Center

Dorothy NG

Behavioral Health Technician

Lakin Correctional Center

Tamberla Pearson, MA

Therapist

Robert Shell Juvenile Center

Ava Roush, MS, LPC

Lead Therapist

Expertise in Women's Health

Lakin Correctional Center

Timothy Carper, MA, LSW

Therapist

Mount Olive Correctional Center

Hayley Cornwell, MSW, LGSW

Therapist

Greenbrier County YRC

Kim Hughes

Therapist

Tri-County YRV

Danielle Dougherty, NP

Nurse Practitioner

Huttonsville Correctional Center

Haylie Barker

Therapist- Provisional

Saint Marys Correctional Center

Melissa Rudloff

Psychological Assistant

Huttonsville Correctional Center

Zachary McCauley, BA

Psych Assistant

Huttonsville Correctional Center

William Perkins, BA

Psych Assistant

Southern Regional Jail

Michelle Posey, LGSW

Therapist

Central Regional Jail

Christina Dotson, CNA

Behavioral Health Tech

North Central Regional Jail

KayCee Mullins, MA

Therapist

DRK Juvenile Center

Alexis Shonk, BA

Psych Assistant

North Central Regional Jail

Gregory Rodgers, MA, CCP

Licensed Psychologist

Director of Mental Health Services

Mount Olive Correctional Complex

Chrissy Cole, MA

Licensed Psychologist

Laking Correctional Center

Sandra Tucker

Psychiatric Nurse

Mount Olive Correctional Complex

Thad Pauley

Psychological Assistant

Regional

Cathy Elder

Psychological Assistant

Saint Marys Correctional Center

Richard Thomas

Behavioral Health Technician

Mount Olive Correctional Complex

Russell Huffman, MA

Lead Therapist

Anthony Correctional Center

Cary Butler, MA, LPC, ALPS, CSOTS, JSOCC

Therapist

Tiger Morton

Marie Hass-Testerman

Therapist

Northern Correctional Center

Lindey DeVaughn, MSW

Therapist

Sam Perdue

Sheila McBride, MBA, AADC

Therapist

Wood County YRC

Nancy Longworth

Therapist

Harrison County YRC

Brenda Hart Stevens

Supervised Psychologist

Northern Correctional Center

Brittany Lowe

Psychologist

Robert Shell Juvenile Center

Tracy Pauley, MA

Psychologist

South Central Regional Jail

Lisa Wamsley, MA

Therapist

Tygart Valley Regional Jail

Cassie Richards-Ward, MA

Psychologist

South Western Regional Jail

Valerie Hutson, LPC

Therapist

North Central Regional Jail

Kayleigh Flynn, BA

Psych Assistant

Eastern Regional Jail

Victoria Deuley, BS

Social Work- Reentry

Saint Mary's Correctional Center

Vicky Elkins, MA

Licensed Psychologist- Clinical Psychology

Pruntytown Correctional Center

Jay Cunningham, MA

Licensed Psychologist

Denmar Correctional Center

Lisa Comer

Psychiatric Nurse

Mount Olive Correctional Complex

Carol Hilton, MA

Psychological Assistant

Provisional LSW

Salem Correctional Center

Donna Dean Chrivia

Psychological Assistant

Denmar Correctional Center

Lori Davidson

Referral Coordinator

Regional

Gina Hamilton, MSW
LGSW

Therapist

Huttonsville Correctional Center

Erin Smith

Mental Health Director

Northern Correctional Center

Irene Cook

Therapist

Gene Spadaro

Marsha Edwards

Therapist

Sam Perdue

Earl Manley

Behavioral Health Technician

Mount Olive Correctional Complex

Sara Proctor

Psychological Assistant

Martinsburg Correctional Center

Katelyn Edwards

Psychological Assistant

Lakin Correctional Center

Jacob Wendelkin

Therapist- intern

Huttonsville Correctional Center

Melinda Hensley, BS, LSW

Psych Assistant

Western Regional Jail

Allison Ebert, BA

Psych Assistant

Potomac Highlands Regional Jail

Christin Bell, LGSW

Therapist

Eastern Regional Jail

Alicia Grimmett, MA

Therapist

Boone Co YRC

Emily Legg, BA

Psych Assistant

South Central Regional Jail

Robert Wheeler, CNA

Behavioral Health Tech

Mount Olive Correctional Complex