Meet The Maples Support Staff
At The Maples, we have a team of licensed clinical social workers, professional counselors, psychiatrists and psychiatric nurse practitioners who will support teenage girls and their families during the healing process.
JT Odell, B.S. Psychology
JT Odell graduated from Louisiana State University in May 2020 with a B.S. in Psychology. He has been working as an administrative assistant since 2020. JT likes to think of his role as alleviating whatever workload he can from our clinicians, so that they can focus on what’s most important – our clients. He is in charge of visitation scheduling, evaluation tracking, and helping out with discharge planning.
JT is passionate about youth mental health and feels lucky to be a part of The Maples
- Louisiana State University, B.S. in Psychology
Melissa Landry, LDN, RDN
Consultant Registered Dietitian
Melissa Landry has been a Registered Dietitian for 19 years. She is a graduate of Louisiana State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition and Dietetics, and completed her Dietetic Internship at Southern University. She is certified in ServSafe, Quorum Lean Healthcare Leadership and Adult Weight Management. Melissa has had experience working with nutritional needs of mental health and substance abuse for 11 years.
- Licensed Registered Dietitian
- Southern University, Didactic Program in Nutrition and Dietetics
- Louisiana State University, B.S. in Nutrition and Dietetics
- Specializing in food service management
Maple Tanya Stuart
Chief Happiness Officer
Maple is the official house hound for The Maples Baton Rouge. She was adopted at a local shelter and was born with the natural ability to make people smile. Outside of protecting The Maples, she specializes in:
- Begging for Treats
- Face Kisses
- Receiving Belly Rubs
- Jumping on Furniture
Grace Maple Stuart
Associate Officer of Amusement & Joy
- Puppy naps
- Puppy Dog Eyes
Allowing individuals and families to address their needs in a safe, nurturing environment, providing an increased level of self-esteem, self-worth and emotional regulation.
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