Fanta Hardwell

Hobby/something you do outside of work: I spend most of my free time with my children I have two in college and one completing his senior year in high school. I am passionate about healthy parent child relationships and I use every conversation and every encounter with my children to build and maintain lines of open communication. 

Area of Interest/Service: I have a passion to work with individual with co-occurring disorders. Assisting them in building a balanced healthier lifestyle; while advocating for an increase in government programs that fill the gap in services for low-income individuals who suffer from mental illness and substance use disorders without access to healthcare. 

Education: Associates in Arts at Houston Community College 2013, Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology at The University of Houston Downtown 2017, presently completing my Masters’ Degree in Clinical Social Work at Walden University anticipated graduation date June 2021. 

Board Certification(s): Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor (LCDC), Certified Anger Resolution Therapist (CART) 

Languages you speak: English 

Location: Richmond