Title: Program Director
Company: Lubbock Lighthouse
Location: Lubbock, Texas, United States
Terry McEldowney, Program Director at Lubbock Lighthouse, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Health Care Providers for dedication, achievements, and leadership in the health care industry.
The program director of Lubbock Lighthouse since 2011, Mr. McEldowney has amassed more than 40 years of professional excellence in his areas of expertise. A drug and alcohol rehabilitation center, Lubbock Lighthouse offers rehabilitative services to recovering addicts while providing intake evaluations, medication management, and counseling. Prior to this appointment, Mr. McEldowney was the program director of children and adolescence services at Lubbock Regional MHMR Center in 1994, a counselor and supervisor of the methadone probation program at Lubbock Regional MHMR Center in 1988, and a meditation teacher in the states of California and Florida from 1976 to 1982.
To prepare for his celebrated career, Mr. McEldowney pursued a formal education, receiving a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering from Texas Tech University in 1971. He followed this accomplishment with a Master of Education in counseling psychology from the university in 1974. Since 1980, he has been a licensed chemical dependency counselor, offering aid to recovering heroin addicts prescribed to methadone programs within the Lubbock region.
In recognition of his exceptional contributions to health care, Mr. McEldowney received the Jim Kimmel Distinguished Service Award for Lifetime Achievement in Substance Abuse and Addiction by the Annual Institute on Substance Abuse and Addiction in 2003. Looking toward the future, he hopes to continue making strides in his industry while making a difference in other people’s lives.
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