Adriane Branch - Class of 2009

Adriane Branch is a King’s Fork High School graduate from the class of 2009. She attended Norfolk State University and graduated with her Bachelor's degree in Psychology. Adriane was previously a case manager at the Western Tidewater Community Services Board and is currently a clinician at the Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health. She is a Qualified Mental Health Professional with a specialization in children.

Adriane started down the path to becoming a mental health professional by learning from the guidance counselors and the support staff in the school division. She says they helped her realize the many programs dealing with mental health that are available as resources. During her time with the Division, Adriane says SPS felt like home! – “I love the home environment that SPS provided. It was more of a village rather than a school setting.”