Clinical Director of Inpatient Services
After receiving an undergraduate degree in Human Development at Texas Tech University, Karmen pursued a 9 year career with Children’s Protection Services. Through this work, Karmen found her passion for working with young adults who struggled with addiction. She began working for The Ranch at Dove Tree in 2006 while attending graduate school and received her masters of education in community counseling in 2008. Karmen has been a part of the collegiate program since the day it began and currently serves as the clinical director. She believes in the power of healing and recovery and the developmental approach the collegiate program focuses on with each client, individually. Her specific interests are program development and identity specific work. Karmen enjoys spending her free time with her family and friends, reading, and being outdoors.