(PHOENIX – Dec. 5, 2017) – Southwest Behavioral & Health Services is pleased to announce that Steven Sheets has been promoted to the position of senior vice president of outpatient services. In his expanded role, Sheets will be responsible for providing administrative and clinical oversight of Maricopa and Gila counties’ programs, partnering with system stakeholders and community partners, and developing and implementing programs to sustain and grow our all of our programs within Maricopa and Gila counties.
“Steven has been with SB&H for five years and is an important part of our leadership team. With this expanded role as senior vice president, we know he will continue to be a huge asset to our organization by providing exceptional service and leadership to our clients and staff,” said Jeff Jorde, SB&H president and CEO. “As we continue to expand our services his knowledge and experience will continue to be extremely valuable to SB&H.”
Sheets earned his bachelor’s degree from Grand Canyon University and his master’s in professional counseling from Ottawa University. Prior to this promotion, Sheets served as the vice president of outpatient services, responsible for administrative and clinical oversight for Maricopa and Gila counties’ outpatient clinics.
Sheets is a resident of Phoenix.
About Southwest Behavioral & Health Services:
Incorporated in 1974 as a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, Southwest Behavioral & Health Services provides services in the greater Phoenix metropolitan area, rural Maricopa County, Gila, Mohave, Coconino, and Yavapai counties. Our Mission: “We inspire people to feel better and reach their potential. Through helping people discover their strengths, we improve our communities.” SB&H is a leader in development and delivery of services in the areas of housing, residential care, prevention services, outpatient services to children, incarcerated persons and dually diagnosed adults (SMI/SA). An innovative leader in behavioral health, services are client directed-outcome informed, evidence-based and include treatment of co-occurring disorders, the FAST model in prevention services, the Arizona Treatment Initiative for children and families, and the Recovery Model for persons with serious mental illness. For more information on SB&H, please visit www.sbhservices.org.