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Chad Hannaford, MS

Chad Hannaford, MS


Chad Hannaford, MS

Chad’s life verse:

Grace and peace be yours in abundance through the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord.

– 2 Peter 1:2

Chad graduated from Mississippi College in 2007 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology. After graduation he was employed at Lakeside Behavioral Health System where he worked directly with an adult population seeking treatment for issues such as depression, anxiety, and substance abuse. After leaving Lakeside Chad worked as a Transitional Living Specialist at Youth Villages, assisting individuals exiting the foster care system as they sought employment and post-secondary education.

In May of 2015 Chad graduated from The University of Memphis with a Master of Science Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. He completed his practicum and internship at Parkwood Behavioral Health System. He worked with adolescents seeking treatment for substance abuse and conduct disorders in both a short term and residential setting. Chad additionally worked with adults seeking treatment for a variety of mental health issues in Parkwood’s intensive outpatient program.

Chad has been married for five years. He and his wife, Lauren, attend Life Fellowship Church in Olive Branch, MS.