Abigail Powell, LCADC, CCS, is our Director of Clinical Services and has served Turning Point in various clinical capacities. In 2005, she began her career as an intern at Turning Point. From there, she started a full-time position at Turning Point, working with clients suffering from co-occurring disorders at the short-term residential units. Abigail was promoted to Coordinator of Outpatient programs, and in 2011, she facilitated the creation of the Paterson Intensive Outpatient and Outpatient Programs. Shortly after, Abigail was given an opportunity to return as the Director of Residential Programs, assisting the clinical team in the transition to a new managed care environment. In November 2018, Abigail was given the opportunity to join the leadership team as Director of Clinical Services.
She is a graduate of Montclair State University, where she obtained a master’s degree in counseling and completed an Advanced Certificate Program. Abigail was also honored to be recognized by her alma mater for Outstanding Professional Achievement in Addiction Counseling.