Adjunct Faculty, Substance Abuse Counseling
Sheila Grace has served as an adjunct faculty member in the Substance Abuse Counseling program at Eastfield since 2009. She earned dual associate degrees in Social Work and Substance Abuse Counseling from Eastfield College. She also holds a bachelor’s degree in rehabilitation counseling and a master’s degree in rehabilitation counseling psychology, both from UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas.
Ms. Grace teaches online courses on counseling alcohol and other drug addictions, addicted family intervention and counseling theories. She is a full-time counselor for the Gateway Foundation, an in-prison treatment center in Brownwood (south of Abilene) offering a six-month program for clients to go through before they begin parole. She is also the founder of the Sigma Twelve Recovery Center, a halfway house for girls in substance abuse recovery, also in Brownwood.