Frank Sheheen, MS, CACII
Frank Sheheen is a Certified Addictions Counselor II with a Master’s of Science Degree in Counseling. He has over 29 years of experience in treating Addictive Disorders. He is the former President of the South Carolina Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (SCAADAC). In 2010, he was awarded the South Carolina Addiction Professional of the Year.
Rick Wilson, JD
Administrative Coordinator, Legal Counsel
Rick Wilson is counsel for the RPP. He has over 30 years’ experience with the S.C. Attorney General’s Office and the S.C. Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation. As legal advisor for LLR’s professional licensing boards, he was instrumental in establishing and developing the RPP to help ensure licensees’ safety to practice while in recovery.
Jim Graham, MD
Dr. Jim Graham is a graduate of Wake Forest University and the School of Medicine. He has many years of experience in addiction medicine beginning in 1980. He has been involved in Medical Director roles for outpatient and inpatient facilities, including Addiction-Psychiatric hospitals, treatment centers and general hospitals. Dr. Graham was certified by The American Society of Addiction Medicine in the first class of physicians in 1986 and is Board Certified by The American Board of Addiction Medicine. Along with his role as Medical Director of South Carolina Recovering Professional Program, he is also the Medical Director of Coastal Recovery Center.
Paulette Davis, RN, CARN
Senior Recovery Specialist
Paulette Davis has been a registered nurse for 44 years and has 20 years of experience with medical detoxification, mental health treatment and 12-Step programs. She has worked extensively with addicted and dually diagnosed clients and is a Certified Addiction Registered Nurse.
Tia Cooper, MA, CACII, NCACI
Senior Recovery Specialist
Tia Cooper is a Certified Addictions Counselor with a Masters of Art Degree in Counseling. She has been in the Addictions Counseling field since 2000 and has extensive experience with adult outpatient treatment, dual diagnosed adults in a jail and mental health setting. She is a member of the SCAADAC Board of Directors. In her free time, Tia enjoys reading, listening to music, and vacationing on any beach.
Latecia Cobbs, MRC, CACII, NCACI
Latecia Cobbs has a master’s degree in rehabilitation counseling and specialized in addictions counseling. She has 14 years of experience with inpatient addictions treatment, outpatient treatment and working with dually diagnose clients in a mental health setting.
Chris McCoy, LISW-CP/S, CACII
Chris McCoy completed the MSW program at the University of South Carolina in 1999. He worked for eight years in grant development and management at a variety of non-profit organizations. He worked for four years at a local inpatient behavioral health facility as an intake counselor and provided cognitive-behavioral therapy to court-referred adolescents. Chris joined RPP as a Recovery Specialist in 2007 and has become a Certified Addictions Counselor and a Licensed Independent Social Worker. Outside of work, Chris enjoys fitness, water sports, mountain biking and exploring Florida’s natural springs with his family.
Maureece Jones, MA, CACII, NCACI
A member of the National Association for Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) since 2003, Maureece Jones joined RPP as a recovery specialist in December 2008. He has a Masters of Arts Degree in Counseling and has since become a NCACI in 2013. Prior to his work with RPP Maureece aided troubled youth in intensive outpatient programs. While there, he assisted patients with their restoration into mainstream society. Outside of work, Maureece enjoys family, giving back to the Recovery Community, and traveling to different metropolitan areas with friends.
Tonya Goodwin, MRC, CACII, NCACI
Tonya Goodwin is a Certified Addiction Counselor II with a Master’s degree in Rehabilitation Counseling. She has 19 years of addictions counseling experience. She has worked in inpatient, outpatient and criminal justice settings. She was the clinical coordinator for outpatient services for four years and the Program Manager for adult outpatient treatment at LRADAC. She is passionate about working with women with addiction and trauma issues. Outside of work, Tonya enjoys spending time with her family, reading and shopping.
Susan H. Coggins, MPH, CHES, CACII
Susan Coggins has extensive experience in the field of mental health and addictions treatment, working predominately with adults in both inpatient and outpatient settings. She has a master’s degree from the University of South Carolina in Public Health, Health Promotion and Education, and she is currently pursuing a master’s degree in USC’s Social Work Graduate Program. Susan is a nationally certified Health Education Specialist (CHEC), a Nationally certified Master Addiction Counselor (MAC), and a SCAADAC Certified Addictions Counselor II (CACll). She has actively served on the SCAADAC Certification Commission since 2013. When she is not engaged in work or school activities, she enjoys singing in the choir, exercising and creating gourmet dishes.
Beth Garrick, MA, LPCI, CACP
Beth Garrick has her Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and is currently in the process to become a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and Certified Addictions Counselor (CACI). She completed her internship with RPP and LRADAC. Beth has experience working with family members whose lives have been affected by addiction, adult intensive outpatient, and Drug Court. Outside of work she loves spending time with family and friends, is an avid cyclist, and loves a variety of fitness activities.
Mimi Draft graduated from the University of South Carolina with a Bachelors of Art Degree in Theatre. She started working at RPP in 2015 after previously working with LRADAC in the Community Services Department. Mimi is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Communications. From her studies and work experiences, she hopes to use her passion for communications to bring awareness to social causes around the nation.