Amanda Nugent Divine is the Chief Executive Officer for Kings View Behavioral Health Corporation. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Sociology, a Master of Science degree in Clinical Psychology, a Master of Arts degree in Media Psychology and has just achieved her ABD for her PhD in Psychology with a focus in Media and Technology. Amanda is licensed as a marriage and family therapist in the state of California and a licensed professional counselor in the state of Texas. She has extensive experience serving as a Clinical Director in both mental health and substance use disorder treatment settings, working with Tribal communities and teaching The Psychology of Marriage and Family as adjunct faculty for Sierra College. Amanda is also an Expert Consultant for the California Board of Behavioral Sciences licensing board.
Amanda attended university on a theater scholarship. She worked in the film industry as an actress, writer, producer, director for ten years in Los Angeles before meeting her husband Eric in Northern, California. Amanda loves spending time outdoors hiking with her family and her two Labradors and traveling to remote corners of the world.