Annette Gates, LMSW*, MEd

Educational/Licensure Timeline:

  • By November 2020 LMSW able to accept insurance in New Mexico
  • Master of Clinical Social Work – NM Highlands University, May 2020
  • Master of Education, Human Sexuality – Widener University since 2018
  • EMDR Therapist since October 2019
  • Grief and Loss Specialist since September 2019
  • Brennan Healing Science Practitioner since 2009
  • Hands of Light, Light Emerging, Core Light Healing Workshop Leader since 2018
  • Somatic Sex Educator – Advanced Institute on Human Sexuality Studies since 2008

Other credentials since 2010: Ordained Minster, Shamanic Practitioner, Shambala Reiki Master, Past Life Regression Hypnotherapist

Prior to 2010 Annette held a successful career as a life coach and human resources executive where she used HeartMath and Landmark Education to affect positive change in the workplace.

Resources for drug use and COVID-19 risk reduction

The link below contains guidance documents, government advisories, and tools for people who use drugs and stakeholders likely to engage with people who use drugs, including: Syringe services programs and other harm reduction service providers Medications for opioid use disorder treatment providers, including emergency departments, clinicians, including opioid treatment programs Homeless service providers, including outreach, shelter, and housing Peer navigators, recovery coaches, and community health workers Criminal justice professionals, including corrections, law enforcement, court personnel, community supervision personnel, and defenders.