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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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

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

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

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