Heidi Birkner, M.A., LPC, LCAS
Contract Clinical Supervisor
Heidi Birkner, M.A., LPC, LCAS, serves as Clinical Supervisor at RPC. Her role includes supervision of all staff clinicians (including group and individual), staff training, file audits, and tracking quality management measures (such as kept rates, retention rates, and client feedback). Heidi joined the RPC team in February of 2015 and keeps office hours on Wednesdays and every other Monday.
Heidi has over fifteen years of experience in a variety of psychiatric settings helping adults, adolescents, children, and families improve coping skills for issues such as depression, anxiety, addiction, relationship issues, and stress. She received her Master of Arts Degree at Appalachian State University with a dual emphasis on Substance Abuse and Marriage and Family Therapy. She holds both Licensed Professional Counselor (#3595) and Licensed Clinical Addiction Specialist (#1048) licenses from the state of North Carolina. She is also a National Certified Counselor and Master Addictions Counselor.
Prior to starting her private practice in 2006, Heidi received clinical experience at Alcohol & Drug Services of Guilford Country, Charter Greensboro Behavioral Health System, Moses Cone Behavioral Health Center, and Cornerstone Psychological Services.