Brendan A. Hargett

Brenden earned his Ph.D in the Rehabilitation Counseling and Rehabilitation Counselor Education program at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University in 2015.  Brenden is a Licensed Professional Counselor, (LPC) a Licensed Clinical Addiction Specialist (LCAS), and Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC).  Brenden is currently the Clinical Operations Coordinator with the Guilford County Department of Health and Human Services, Social Services Division, in Greensboro, NC.

Brenden has extensive clinical experience in a variety of settings and serves as a Consultant/Trainer for the North Carolina Evidence Based Practices Center.  Currently, Brenden serves on the Board of Directors for the North Carolina Foundation for Alcohol and Drug Studies and the Curriculum Review Committee of the Parent Academy for Guilford County Schools.  He has previously served as adjunct faculty at Winston Salem State University and North Carolina A&T State University.  Brenden has acquired knowledge and expertise in program development and implementation, clinical supervision, and leadership development.  He works tirelessly on workforce development strategies with the intent to bridge the gap between research and practice while creating a more comprehensive behavioral health service system.