Faculty Profile:

Vicki L. Staples, MEd, CPRPDirector of Outpatient Behavioral Health ServicesDesert Vista Behavioral Health Center - Maricopa Integrated Health System
Vicki Staples, MEd, CPRP, is the Director of Outpatient Behavioral Health Services for Maricopa Integrated Health System (MIHS) providing administrative and clinical oversight of outpatient behavioral health programs including the First Episode Center, Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) and Integrated Behavioral Health programs. Prior to joining MIHS, Ms. Staples served as the Associate Director for Clinical Initiatives at the Arizona State University’s Center for Applied Behavioral Health (CABHP) and the Director of Recovery, Resiliency & Wellness for the Arizona Department of Health, Division of Behavioral Health Services. With over 25 years of experience implementing evidence-supported clinical and recovery services, she continues to focus on increasing collaboration with stakeholders and across service systems, to stimulate practice improvements and promote recovery.