By Yvette Slagle, Outreach Assistant
Pacific Quest is pleased to announce the promotion of Hilary Moses as the new Clinical Director. Hilary is an LCSW with over 13 years of experience working with adolescents and families in a variety of settings. She earned her MSW from Bryn Mawr, Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research in Pennsylvania. She spent four years working for a wilderness program in Idaho, initially as a Field Instructor, then as a Therapist and finally as the Clinical Director. Soon after, Hilary moved to the Big Island and began working as the Primary Therapist at Pacific Quest wilderness therapy program and later as the Therapeutic Program Director. Hilary is well known for direct, honest, clear communication and her positive results with family systems and student relationships.
In this new role, Hilary will train and supervise the Pacific Quest Clinical team, help develop the Parent Coaching and Family Services components and contribute to the overall Clinical support of the Field Staff. Hilary is responsible for overseeing clinical appropriateness for new students and serves as a support and added resource to the Admission department and admission process. As Clinical Director, Hilary is also responsible for establishing and maintaining relationships with referring professionals and oversee the hiring of new clinicians.