NASW Board of Directors
Director, Region IV
Troy Brindle, LCSW, DCH
Troy L. Brindle, LCSW, is Senior Vice President/Chief Operation Officer for Access Services headquartered in Fort Washington, PA. He received his BSW in 1993 from Cairn University and his MSW in 1995 from Rutgers University, where he was inducted into the Alpha Delta Mu National Honor Society.
Brindle also serves nationally as Vice President of Behavioral Health Integration for Refresh Mental Health (one of the largest behavioral health providers in the country). He is working to expand his hybrid model of behavioral health integration nationally throughout the Refresh Mental Health footprint. He was co-owner & Vice-President and Director of Behavioral Health Integration/Business Development for Springfield Psychological in Springfield, PA. For over twenty years, Brindle significantly contributed to the growth of Springfield Psychological as the largest outpatient private practice in the country.
Brindle has served on the NASW-PA board of directors since 2011 in a variety of capacities including President. He serves as chair of the Clinical Care Committee and the Service Innovation Task Force. He is also a founding member of the Coalition for the Commonhealth.
In 2015, Brindle received the Alumni Recognition Award from Cairn University. In January of 2018, he was featured on the nationally televised Informed Series with Rob Lowe for his pioneering work in founding, integrating, and directing behavioral health services within over 100 primary care and medical specialty settings in southeastern PA and NJ. In May of 2018, Brindle was recognized by the International Association of Healthcare Professionals for his cutting-edge work in the field of Integrated Behavioral Healthcare. In September 2019, he was the recipient of the Rehabilitation and Community Provider Association (RCPA) “Innovation Award” for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for his pioneering work and strong success in Behavioral Health Integration. He also provides professional training and workshops at the local, state, and national levels and has contributed to several professional publications & articles.
Brindle is married to his wife Suzanne and has two daughters Brianna (16) Kyra (14).