Maurice Clarke has joined Community Health Net in August of 2020 as a part of the Behavioral Health Consultant team, and MAT Substance Abuse Disorder team. Maurice is a nationally board-certified counselor and is currently obtaining licensure in Pennsylvania. Maurice is a master’s Level therapist from Gannon University where he obtained a Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. Maurice also has a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice with minors in Juvenile Justice, Corrections, and Forensic Investigation, and has an associate degree in Legal Studies all from Gannon University.
Maurice has experience working in the medical field as a Behavioral Health Social Worker with LECOM at Millcreek Community Hospital, in corrections as a corrections counselor with the Erie County Prison, and in adolescent care as a clinical care counselor at Harborcreek Youth Services. Maurice has extensive training and experience in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Dialectal Behavioral Therapy. Maurice also has experience delivering individual therapy and group therapy to adolescents, adults, and geriatrics. Maurice also has experience delivering individual therapy, group therapy, and primary care integrated therapy to United States Military Veterans. Maurice was born in Kingston, Jamaica, but has resided in Erie County for most of his life. Maurice is committed to advocating the mental health needs of the Erie community and is grateful to be part of Community Health Net’s mission to provide healthcare services to all people in Erie County regardless of ability to pay. As part of this mission Maurice is committed to ensuring that each patient’s mental health concerns are addressed along with all other healthcare needs.