Dr. Bryan Davey joined Touchstone Health Services in September 2016. His professional experiences include being an administrator, past certified special education teacher, consultant to schools, businesses, and behavior analytic agencies nationwide, and agency owner. Dr. Davey’s clinical expertise includes training organizational personnel in the application of behavioral principles and procedures, functional behavior assessments, assessment and treatment of severe and complex behaviors, intervention implementation, and effective teaching practices. Through his professional experiences, he developed a unique understanding of how insurance companies operate with regard to Autism coverage and ABA services. Dr. Davey’s expertise in Autism insurance laws and benefits, practice management, and insurance billing and coding are nationally recognized. He is a past Board Member and Public Policy Chair of CalABA, and currently, serves on the APBA Board.
Mr. Merrill joined Touchstone Health Services in December 2016. Over the last thirty years, he has held a variety of executive, management and consulting roles in finance, accounting, financial and medical analysis, provider contracting, network management, business and product development, grants, medical claims payment and sales and marketing in the creation and management of successful healthcare entities. Mr. Merrill reports to the CEO and oversees the Finance, Business, Information Technology, and Facilities Management. He holds a BS in Business-Accounting from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis and holds an active license to practice as a Certified Public Accountant in Arizona.
Mr. Thomas joined Touchstone Health Services in December 2016 as Director of Compliance & Quality Improvement and transitioned into the role of Chief Operations Officer in July 2017. Mr. Thomas has held various leadership roles in healthcare operations in both behavioral and medical fields. Mr. Thomas is a Certified Healthcare Compliance Professional through the Healthcare Compliance Association and a Certified Professional Coder through the American Academy of Professional Coders with a background in building effective compliance programs and auditing services. Mr. Thomas has a Master’s in Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Psychology. Mr. Thomas reports to the CEO and oversees operations, compliance and quality improvement.
Dr. Hines has provided psychiatric services at Touchstone Health Services since July 2003. He assumed the role of Medical Director for Touchstone in July 2008. Prior to joining Touchstone, he completed his Adult Psychiatry Residency and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship at The Brody School of Medicine in his hometown of Greenville, N.C. He is passionate about providing quality care for his patients and helping Touchstone grow as an agency and as a community resource.
Dr. Chad Campbell joined Touchstone in July of 2017 as Medical Director of Integrated Medicine. He joins the team to help bring integrated medicine to the already great programs and behavioral health provided at Touchstone. After medical school at Midwestern University in Glendale, Arizona, he started his career by completing his residencies at Phoenix Children’s Hospital/Maricopa Medical Center for his pediatric residency and Banner University Medical Center Phoenix for his internal medicine residency. After graduating both residencies in 2009 he practiced mainly in private practice but focused on adults and children with special health care needs. After serving time as a medical director in the HonorHealth system, he came over to work on providing integrated health care services to the members of Touchstone. As a native of Arizona, he has a professional passion for the integrated health care model and serving those individuals with special health care needs.
As Senior Director of Evidence-Based Programs, Ms. Egan oversees our Blueprints Model Programs which include Functional Family Therapy (FFT), Multisystemic Therapy (MST) and Multisystemic Therapy for Problem Sexual Behaviors (MST-PSB). She also oversees our Intensive Outpatient Program and has been an integral part in the development and management of the School Based Services at Touchstone Health Services. She joined Touchstone Health Services as a Clinical Supervisor with the Multisystemic Therapy Program in June 2004. In 2010, she became the MST/PSB Programs Manager and advanced to Director of Evidence-Based Programs in August of 2013 and then Sr. Director of Evidence-Based Programs in August of 2016. Before her time at Touchstone, Ms. Egan was a Multisystemic Therapist in Cleveland, Ohio and has over 20 years of experience in the behavioral health field working with children/adolescents and adults. Ms. Egan has her Master of Arts in Education – Community Counseling from the University of Akron and is independently licensed in the State of Arizona as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC).
Brielle Rawlings-Dubé joined Touchstone Health Services in November 2016 after serving our community in health and behavioral health for the last 19 years. She completed her Master’s in Counseling at ASU, is a nationally certified counselor and independently licensed in Arizona. After graduate school she continued her studies in integrated care, infant/toddler mental health and trauma; and is certified by the International Association of Trauma Professionals and endorsed by the Infant Toddler Mental Health Coalition of Arizona. As Senior Director of Outpatient Services, she oversees programs at our Main Center including Intake/Assessment, Infant & Early Childhood, Outpatient Therapy, High Needs Care Coordination, Clinical Care Coordination, WIT (MMWIA), Family Support and Respite. Prior to joining Touchstone Brielle acted as Clinical Director of a provider network organization, oversaw the development of many programs including outpatient therapy, infant & early childhood, high needs care coordination, counseling internships, groups and provided direct care to many children and families.
Ms. Chavez has been with Touchstone since 2006. Prior to her current role, she delivered therapeutic groups, individual counseling, and family treatment in addition to facilitating, implementing, and supervising a variety of prevention programs focusing on youth substance abuse prevention, teen pregnancy prevention, teen dating violence, mental health awareness, and other valuable life skills. Ms. Chavez’ community outreach experience and coalition building has been instrumental in strengthening a variety of Touchstone’s programs. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at Arizona State University, a Master of Arts in Community Counseling through Northern Arizona University and is a Licensed Associate Counselor as well as an Arizona Credentialed Prevention Professional Level IV.
Mr. Nelson is the Director of Information Technology for Touchstone Health Services. He joined Touchstone in April 2015 and is responsible for directing all the technology initiatives for the organization. He oversees all networking and PC support, corporate and branch office wide area networks, data security, telecommunications and the help desk. Mr. Nelson has over 25 years of experience in Information Technology, both in direct hands-on and in management roles. Prior positions held include Server and Desktop Support Manager, Point-of-Sale Administrator, as well as Supervisor of Network Administration. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business and Operations Management from Eastern Washington University.
Mr. Rust joined Touchstone Health Services in January 2017. He comes to us with 25+ years of healthcare experience, specifically in revenue cycle management and operations and has worked in a variety of healthcare environments including, hospitals, ambulatory outpatient facilities, physical therapy clinics and with large physician groups. He brings with him a background in physical health which will be key as Touchstone Health Services begins to transition to integrated health. Mr. Rust earned a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Business Administration from Georgia Southwestern State University.
As Director of Practice Transformation, Mrs. Stone supports the leadership team’s goals of adopting new and innovative forms of service delivery while strengthening workflows and processes that yield positive health outcomes and cost savings for our members and the community. She joined Touchstone Health Services in April 2017 to champion the development and implementation of a physical healthcare service model and team to compliment and work collaboratively with existing behavioral health teams offering children, young adults and families the option of receiving fully integrated whole person care in a comfortable, safe and familiar environment. She has been a health provider in this community since 2002, working as a cognitive behavioral therapist offering support and healing in inpatient, outpatient, and private practice settings; serving children, adults, couples, and families. Prior to coming to Touchstone Health Services, she pioneered the first Integrated Care Management program in Maricopa County and offered consultative services to providers wanting to add physical health services into the behavioral health clinics serving members with Serious Mental Illness as a Practice Transformation Consultant with the current Regional Behavioral Health Authority. Mrs. Stone has a Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology and is independently licensed by the state of Arizona as a Licensed Professional Counselor.
As Director of Evidence-Based Programs, Mrs. Baker oversees the Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) and the implementation of evidence-based programs for adolescents: Functional Family Therapy (FFT), Multisystemic Therapy (MST), and Multisystemic Therapy for Problem Sexual Behaviors (MST-PSB). Mrs. Baker has been with Touchstone for over 11 years, having worked as a therapist in the MST and MST-PSB programs, and serving in various leadership capacities in the Evidence-Based Programs department. Prior to working at Touchstone, Mrs. Baker provided crisis and child protective services in Arizona and Florida. Outside of Touchstone, Mrs. Baker is active in the Arizona Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, currently serving as President, and is involved with providing supervision education trainings and participating in local advocacy efforts that relate to the practice of marriage and family therapy and behavioral health. Mrs. Baker has her Master’s Degree from Arizona State University and is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist.
Mr. Brown joined Touchstone Health Services in March of 2017 after serving our community in Adult behavioral health for the last 20 years. He completed his Master’s in Counseling (1994) at the University of Phoenix and a second Master’s degree in Healthcare Management (MBA) in 2002. Steven is an independently licensed Substance Abuse Counselor in Arizona. As Clinical Director of our Outpatient/Intensive Outpatient Substance Abuse program as well as Transitional Youth program, he oversees programs at our Main Center. Prior to joining Touchstone, Mr. Brown acted as Clinical Director of several Adult SMI clinics. He also ran a 24-hour Residential substance abuse program and directed the activities of several Assertive Community teams throughout Maricopa County. In addition to the above, he also worked, for eight years as a counselor in the Maricopa County Jail system.
Jay Benn is Vice President of Operations, Care Solutions at PopHealthCare, and has over 20 years of healthcare experience, with the majority of his career focusing on operational and financial initiatives to improve revenue, quality and care outcomes for health plans and their members. He previously held various executive leadership positions at UnitedHealthcare of Arizona, including Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director as well as Chief Operating Officer of Preferred Homecare, one of the nations’ largest providers of home-based specialty care. Jay holds a Bachelor of Science in both Finance and Accounting from Florida State University and a Master of Health Services Administration (MHSA) from Arizona State University.