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Alamance Life Works (ALW) EAP PLLC’s CEO and Clinical Director is Gary B. Bailey. Dr. Bailey is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with Certifications in Emotional Intelligence (EQi 2.0) and Employee Assistance. Building on master’s degrees in Social Work and Psychology from UNC-Chapel Hill and North Central University respectively, Dr. Bailey has a PhD.in Leadership Studies from North Carolina A & T University. His extensive research is on Emotional Intelligence and Transformational Leadership to Job Satisfaction. For more than 30 years, Dr. Bailey has treated individuals with complex trauma utilizing eye movement desensitization reprocessing (EMDR), as well as couples, and families. Finally, Dr. Bailey has participated in national training of other health care professionals in health-service program planning, design, and leadership.

Unlike many other EAP providers, Alamance Life Works (ALW) EAP PLLC is a certified EAP vendor through the State of North Carolina as a certified North Carolina Historically Underutilized Business (HUB). Alamance Life Works (ALW) EAP PLLC brings a diverse perspective to solve the challenges of today’s complex diversity, equity, and inclusion issues in the workplace.

With a commitment to staying current on the most recent programs, clinical techniques, and information, Alamance Life Works (ALW) EAP PLLC’s CEO and his clinical associates are members of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW). In addition, Dr. Bailey is a member of the American Psychological Association (APA) and the Employee Assistance Professional Association (EAPA) where he frequently serves as a presenter and speaker on topics nationwide.

Finally, Alamance Life Works (ALW) EAP PLLC offers a holistic approach to individuals and organizations with counseling, coaching, consulting, and concierge services. Contact ALW today to learn how we can implement an EAP that will help your employees become more productive and effective.

 

OUR CLINICIANS

Garry Wiley (LCSWa)

Asking for help and support can take a great deal of strength. The therapeutic partnership is a relationship built on reciprocity, while reinforcing shared responsibility, accountability, and decision making.

My name is Garry Wiley Jr. and I have 20 plus years working in the behavioral health field. I received my BFA from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro in 2004 and my MSW from Western New Mexico University in 2019.  I have experience working with the following populations: youth, adults, (IDD) Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities and Substance Abuse. As a therapist my focus is utilizing a person-centered approach which encourages each individual to be the author of their own story. Commonly utilized approaches include but not limited to:  Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Mindfulness Skills. and Solution Focused. Treatment populations I specialize in but limited to:  children, adults, couples, and ethnic minorities.

Gordon Miller (LCSWa)

My name is Gordon Miller. I graduated from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with master’s in social work. During my 20-year career I have worked in both Governmental settings and the Non-Profit sector, providing advocacy for children. In the most recent years, I have spent time working with the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, attempting to create positive systemic change for the children and families of North Carolina involved in the child welfare system.  I have experience working with both minority populations and those individuals impacted by adverse disparate social conditions. As a therapist, my focus is to provide psychological wellbeing and support for both children and families. My career goals include providing psychological wellness to marginalized populations and engaging in advocacy along with the provision of mental health services for all individuals

Angel Joiner (Bi-lingual LCSWa)

My name is Angel Joiner. I graduated from Saint Leo University with a master’s in social work. Most of my career I have worked for non-profit organizations or government agencies providing advocacy for children. In most recent years I have spent time working with law enforcement serving victims of violent crimes and individuals impacted by severe traumatic experiences related to violence. I have experience working with the Latino Immigrant populations and with individuals impacted by poverty. I am bilingual and speak both English and Spanish. As a therapist, I also aim focus to providing psychological wellness support for first responders. My career goals include providing advocacy and psychological wellness support on an international level with a focus on refugees and asylees.

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Diverse Perspectives, Professional Commitment

Alamance Life Works (ALW) EAP PLLC’s CEO and Clinical Director is Gary B. Bailey. Dr. Bailey is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with Certifications in Emotional Intelligence (EQi 2.0) and Employee Assistance. Building on master’s degrees in Social Work and Psychology from UNC-Chapel Hill and North Central University respectively, Dr. Bailey has a PhD.in Leadership Studies from North Carolina A & T University. His extensive research is on Emotional Intelligence and Transformational Leadership to Job Satisfaction. For more than 30 years, Dr. Bailey has treated individuals with complex trauma utilizing eye movement desensitization reprocessing (EMDR), as well as couples, and families. Finally, Dr. Bailey has participated in national trainings of other health care professionals in health-service program planning, design, and leadership.

Unlike many other EAP providers, Alamance Life Works (ALW) EAP PLLC is a certified EAP vendor through the State of North Carolina as a certified North Carolina Historically Underutilized Business (HUB). Alamance Life Works (ALW) EAP PLLC brings a diverse perspective to solve the challenges of today’s complex diversity, equity, and inclusion issues in the workplace.

With a commitment to staying current on the most recent programs, clinical techniques, and information, Alamance Life Works (ALW) EAP PLLC’s CEO and his clinical associates are members of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW). In addition, Dr. Bailey is a member of the American Psychological Association (APA) and the Employee Assistance Professional Association (EAPA) where he frequently serves as a presenter and speaker on topics nationwide.

Finally, Alamance Life Works (ALW) EAP PLLC offers a holistic approach to individuals and organizations with counseling, coaching, consulting, and concierge services. Contact ALW today to learn how we can implement an EAP that will help your employees become more productive and effective.