Connie Oden, LICSW, PIP

Connie Oden joined Capstone Rural Health in June 2017.As a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, Ms. Oden serves patients at the Jasper Cottage location.

Prior to joining Capstone Rural Health, Ms. Oden served Eastside Mental Health Center, Unity Hospice, Children’s Hospital, Brookwood Hospital, and currently serves at Northwest Alabama Mental Health, Cullman Regional Medical Center, and Hill Crest Hospital.Ms. Oden has over 10 years of experience in individual counseling and group therapy and over 20 years of experience in nursing as a Clinical Director, Teacher, and Group Leader in a partial-hospital setting and various in-patient settings.

Ms. Oden obtained an Associate in Nursing degree from Calhoun Community College, a Bachelor of Science in Psychology degree emphasizing in Biology from the University of Alabama, a Master of Arts in Education degree from the University of Alabama in Birmingham, and a Master of Social Worker degree from the University of Alabama.Ms. Oden attained her Licensed Masters Social Worker Certification in 1998 and Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker Certification and Private Independent Practice license in 2000.

Ms. Oden is a member of the Alabama Clinical Social Work Society, Birmingham Bluestocking Book Group, and Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy.She resides in Trussville, Alabama and enjoys writing, reading, hiking, and spending time with her family.