Bonnie Watson, M.Ed

Chemical Dependency Program Director

Bonnie is a graduate of the University of Tennessee, Chattanooga with her Bachelors of Science in Psychology, and Masters of Education is Community Counseling. Bonnie is continuing her education by currently pursuing clinical supervision hours to obtain her Licensure in Professional Counseling. As the Director of Admissions for Focus Healthcare, Bonnie is responsible for guiding patient and families through the admissions process. Having previously worked as an individual therapist, group facilitator, and for a large insurance company, Bonnie brings a diverse background to the role. She feels very passionately about advocating for patients and their families to maximize their insurance benefits. From her clinical experience, she is able to speak to patients and families about the therapeutic component of treatment. Her goal as the leader of the Admission Team, is to ensure that all prospective patients and their family members feels supported, informed, and safe as they begin the process of recovery. Bonnie has been married to her husband, Jeff, for six years, and together they have a son, Britton. Bonnie enjoys reading, seeing live music, and spending time with her family and friends.