Senior Program Advisor, Division of Developmental Disabilities and Behavioral Health
Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services
Ashley Harrell is the Senior Program Advisor in the Developmental Disabilities and Behavioral Health Division at the Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services. Ashley’s role in the Virginia Medicaid agency in most recent years was leading the implementation of the transformation of the Medicaid substance use disorder treatment services – “Addiction and Recovery Treatment Services or ARTS”. ARTS has been recognized nationally as the model for States implementing Substance Use Disorder Demonstration Waivers. Ashley is also assisting DMAS with the similar changes to enhance the behavioral health services for children and adults. Prior to this, Ashley managed the Maternal and Child Health Division at the Medicaid agency to improve access to and enhance services for women and children eligible for Medicaid. Ashley is licensed in Clinical Social Work in Virginia, with degrees both in Master’s and Bachelor’s in Social Work from Virginia Commonwealth University.
Tuesday, April 23
3:45 PM – 5:00 PM