Recently, we welcomed Tom Stuck as our newest staff member here at Lilac Wellness and Counseling. He previously worked at Kaiser Permanente as a clinical supervisor for alcohol and drug services for 22 years before retiring in 2008, for the first time. After realizing that he needs for fulfillment than just being in fun activities, he returned to Kaiser Permanente as an on-call substance abuse counselor for 10 years before retiring for a second time in May 2018. Now he is doing private practice here at our clinic, which he looks forward to as “a new adventure”. He works on a cash-pay basis only, $75 per session. Sliding scale pricing are available for those who are on a financial aid basis.
Tom has lived in Salem, Oregon for the last 32+years; born and raised in Cincinnati, he graduated from University of Cincinnati with a masters in counseling. His hobbies including: windsurfing, paddle boarding, traveling, and much more. He’s happily married for the last 21 years, living with the love of their life… their dog, Razzle Dazzle. ??
Welcome to the team Tom!