Donna M. Harris, MA, MSW, LICSW, PIP
Director of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
AIDS Action Coalition dba Thrive Alabama
Donna Harris, MA, MSW, LICSW, PIP has 23 years of social work practice experience, having earned her MSW in 1995 from the University of Southern Mississippi. She has both direct and indirect practice experience in the field of mental health. She also has a graduate degree in sociology, specializing in mental health and social change, from the University of Michigan. She taught social work practice in mental health for 16 years at Alabama A&M University and the University of Southern Mississippi. Areas of expertise include cultural competency, supervision, trauma-informed services, co-occurring disorders, substance abuse disorders and practice with people living with or at risk for HIV. Ms. Harris is the Director of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services at AIDS Action Coalition dba Thrive Alabama and supervises a staff of six.