Dr. Matthew Stanley is a member of the Emily’s Hope Board of Directors. Dr. Stanley is the Vice President of Avera Behavioral Health and the Medical Director of the Avera Addiction Care Center. Dr. Stanley is certified with the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He graduated in 1991 from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences, Des Moines, IA, Medical School. He completed his residency in psychiatry at Western Missouri Mental Health Center in Kansas City and his fellowship at University of South Dakota School of Medicine, Vermillion, Dr. Stanley often serves as the medical expert on panels discussing the opioid crisis with Angela Kennecke.