Prince R. Drago, LMHC
COO, Executive Director
Prince Drago is the Co-Founder of Healthy Connections, CMHC and a respected clinician in the behavioral healthcare industry, serving both as a licensed mental health counselor and qualified supervisor through the state of Florida. Ms. Drago earned her bachelor’s degree from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana and received her graduate degrees from Carlos Albizu University in Miami, Florida.
Ms. Drago began her career as a doctoral intern at Miami Children’s Hospital serving adolescents with severe mental health ailments. Her professional practice progressed to working with all age populations, most commonly diagnosed on the schizophrenia spectrum, bipolar disorders, substance use disorders, and major depressive disorders. Her experience has been applied in diverse clinical, administrative, consultant and service positions in an array of psychiatric and mental health settings, that most notably include; Miami Children’s Hospital, University of Miami Hospital (former Cedar’s Hospital), and other various community mental health centers across South Florida.
Since 2001, Ms. Drago has been fully dedicated to the vision of Healthy Connections, CMHC, which emphasizes the promotion of mental health education and the delivery of optimal mental health services within the community. In addition, to her clinical work, she manages the human resource department, provides supervision to graduate student interns and oversees the day to day operations of the center. Her projects and areas of interests have focused on the expansion of high quality psychological services and the implementation as well as the operation of treatment programs directing the provision of social services across Miami-Dade County.