Latasha Ellis, MSW, LCSW, is a psychotherapist, consultant, entrepreneur, and national speaker. She is owner of AHSAT Counseling and Consulting, PLLC and founder of AHSAT Center for Integrative Oncology. As a psychotherapist, Latasha's diverse clinical experience stretches over a multitude of settings, including the state of MD Department of Corrections, the VA School for the Deaf, Blind and Multi-disabled, community mental health clinics, inpatient and outpatient medical facilities. Though currently in private practice, Latasha works closely with area hospitals for the provision of psychological services to cardiopulmonary rehabilitation and oncology patients.

Latasha is also a certified clinical supervisor with the National Association of Social Workers, North Carolina Chapter and a certified trainer of Managing Aggressive Behaviors (MAB), through The University of Oklahoma OUTREACH, a
program that emphasizes prevention and non-physical intervention strategies, and teaches non-pain producing physical intervention techniques.

's passion for the field of mental health and behavior management is exemplified by her role as Field Instructor for various universities. She holds a Bachelors of Social Work (BSW) degree from Morgan State University and a Master of Social Work (MSW) degree from the University of Maryland at Baltimore. Her MSW degree holds a concentration in Clinical Social Work with a primary specialization in Mental Health and a secondary specialization in Management and Community Organization. Latasha is currently pursuing her PhD.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial:  Latasha Ellis maintains a private practice.  She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. 

Nonfinancial:  Latasha Ellis has no relevant nonfinancial relationships to disclose.