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New social worker joins Tahoe Youth and Family Services

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As of July 1, Nevada licensed clinical social worker Michelle Gilbert has joined Tahoe Youth and Family Services.

Gilbert specializes in play therapy for young children who have challenges with communicating their feelings and need help overcoming possible trauma.

The organization has licensed mental health clinicians and substance abuse counselors who work with children, youth and teens, as well as adults. Its Gardnerville office is located at 1512 Hwy 395 N. Suite 3.

Brian Gomez is a Nevada licensed clinical social worker providing individual counseling and interventions to youth, teens and adults. He provides a mental health group for teens ages 12-17 on Wednesday afternoons. Gomez also provides a dual diagnosis behavioral health assessment for youth as well as adults.

Rob Stone is a Nevada certified alcohol and drug counselor who provides individual substance abuse counseling to adults and teens. He provides substance abuse assessments and court ordered evaluations. Stone also facilitates two substance abuse groups for adults. Stone has a wealth of knowledge and encourages and supports teens, as well as adults, to live a life of sobriety.

Tasha Hamilton is a Nevada licensed drug and alcohol counselor and a Nevada licensed clinical social worker intern. She provides individual substance abuse counseling for adults, youth and teens, and she facilitates an evening substance abuse group for adults. Hamilton will soon be able to see youth, teens and adults who need mental health services.

Tahoe Youth is a private nonprofit organization and is a Medicaid provider. For information, call 775-782-4202.