Lauren Johnson

Director of Acute Residential Services


Lauren is a Licensed Professional Counselor with over 15 years of experience working in the behavioral health field. She has worked with a wide range of clients including homeless individuals, inmates, those struggling with anger management, and individuals suffering from co-occurring disorders. She is also experienced in Medication-Assisted Treatment. In 2018, she was chosen as a Litchfield County Leader under 40 for her work assisting those with mood and substance use disorders. As Director of Acute Residential Services, Lauren’s goal is to expand the PAWs program and assist clients in their gentle transition into residential care. In her free time, she enjoys gardening, cooking, and hiking.