La Hacienda Treatment Center
Hunt, Texas, United States
Sherri Layton, LCDC, CCS, has 44+ years experience working in substance use disorder treatment and recovery. Throughout her career she has worked in clinical, administrative, compliance, supervisory, and program development roles. As Director of Public Policy for La Hacienda, she coordinates their legislative involvement on the state and national level, as well as other policy areas. Sherri worked to pass parity legislation for several sessions before it was signed into law in 2008. She has been active in the various stages of its implementation since and served from 2017 - 2021 as a member of the Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Parity Workgroup that was established by Texas’ legislation in 2017 to develop a Strategic Plan for more robust parity enforcement. Sherri holds a BA in Psychology and MBA with an emphasis in leadership. She is Co-Chair of the Public Policy Committee of NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, and the Immediate Past President of the Texas Association of Addiction Professionals.
I do not have any relevant financial / non-financial relationships with any proprietary interests.
Friday, June 3, 2022
1:55 PM – 2:55 PM