Richard Brewer, MA is the Program Director for the Laurel Park Residential Program at Pressley Ridge and has been with the organization for nine years. He has held many positions during his tenure at Pressley Ridge, beginning as Teacher Counselor and moving up to a Master Teacher Counselor, Program Supervisor, Residential Coordinator, and now Program Director. As a Program Director with Pressley Ridge, he is responsible for all aspects of the residential program at Laurel Park from administrative duties to maximizing positive outcomes for all children and families served. Richard’s program has significantly reduced restraints through utilizing a variety of interventions and techniques during the past year. Richard earned his Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from Marshall University.