Willis Estis, Ed.D., LPC has been with BHS since 1995 in the role of independent clinical consultant. In addition to providing clinical quality reviews of complex outpatient cases, Dr. Estis collaborates directly with BHS’ Medical Director and clinical staff in the development of patient care plans. He has over 40 years of experience in the mental health field providing services to a broad patient population. His professional experience includes work in acute care hospital settings and substance use disorder treatment facilities. Additionally, Dr. Estis has provided evaluation and treatment to individuals, couples and families in an outpatient setting.
Dr. Estis received his undergraduate degree in Personnel Management and his M.A. in Rehabilitation Counseling from the University of Alabama. He also earned an Ed.D. in counseling and interned at Bryce State Hospital in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. He served as a lieutenant in the United States Army.