FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
JENNIFER STOKES RECEIVES SPECIALTY CERTIFICATION FROM NCTRC (Orlando, Fla., April 21, 2011) – Pasadena Villa is pleased to announce administrator Jennifer Stokes has achieved a specialty certification in behavioral health from the National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification (NCTRC). She is one of 15 candidates nationally to receive this advanced level of certification. Previously, Stokes had earned the organization’s Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS) designation in 1993.
Stokes earned her B.S.Ed. in Recreation and Leisure Studies from the University of Georgia. Currently, she is the administrator of Pasadena Villa Orlando. She oversees the coordination, supervision, implementation, and execution of all services. Stokes also manages human resources, staff development, resource allocation, intake, service line integration, and administrative functions.
Stokes holds additional certifications in crisis intervention and as a Ropes Course facilitator.
The Villa Orlando and Pasadena Villa’s Smoky Mountain Lodge are adult intensive psychiatric residential treatment centers for clients with serious mental illnesses. We also provide other individualized therapy programs, step-down residential programs, and less intensive mental health services, such as Community Residential Homes, Supportive Housing, Day Treatment Programs and Life Skills training. Pasadena Villa’s Outpatient Center in Raleigh, North Carolina offers partial hospitalization (PHP) and an intensive outpatient program (PHP). If you or someone you know may need mental health services, please complete our contact form or call us at 877-845-5235 for more information.
If you think that you or a loved one may be struggling with a mental health disorder, Pasadena Villa can help. We are here to answer questions and connect to care. Pasadena Villa currently offers treatment at two residential locations in both Orlando, Florida and Knoxville, Tennessee, and outpatient services in Cary, North Carolina and Charlotte, North Carolina. To learn more about our program, call us at
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