Elizabeth Peralta, LRC-S, NBCC

Elizabeth Peralta is a Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist/Case Manager. She earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from Southeastern Louisiana University in 2005 and her Master of Education in Counseling from Southeastern Louisiana University in 2010. 

Elizabeth is currently under supervision to receive her licensure in Rehabilitation Counseling through the LLPVRC Board of Examiners and is a National Board Certified Counselor.  She provides case management, vocational testing, wage and earning capacity analysis, labor market research services and provides assistance with life care planning.

Alex Prince, MHS, CRC

Alex graduated from LSU Health Sciences Center with a Master of Health Science in Rehabilitation Counseling in May 2015, and has since received her certification in Rehabilitation Counseling (CRC). She began her tenure with Stokes & Associates in September 2015 as a Research Associate and Job Placement Assistant for Boost Rehab in Metairie, LA. She is currently a Case Manager, providing case management, vocational testing, wage and earning capacity analysis, labor market research services and provides assistance with life care planning.

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Brandy E. Thomas, MHS, LRC, CRC
Brandy Thomas is a Licensed and Certified Rehabilitation Counselor, who has 9 years of experience in private vocational rehabilitation.  She earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology from Louisiana State University in 1997 and her Master of Health Science Degree in Rehabilitation Counseling from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in 1999.

Ms. Thomas is experienced in vocational rehabilitation assessment, testing, labor market research, wage and earning capacity analysis, life care planning and counseling.  Aside from her work in private rehabilitation, Ms. Thomas also has years of experience providing individual and family therapy to individuals and families with behavioral, mental health and substance use issues.

Vanessa Batiste-Leal, MHS, CRC, LRC-S
Vanessa Batiste-Leal is a Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist/Case Manager. She is a CRCC certified Rehabilitation Counselor. She provides case management, vocational testing, wage and earning capacity analysis, medical cost analysis, and job placement assistance.

Vanessa received her Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing from the University of Louisiana at Monroe in 2000, followed by a Master of Health Sciences in Rehabilitation Counseling from Louisiana State University Health Science Center in 2015. Vanessa is a member of the International Association of Rehabilitation Professionals, Louisiana Chapter. She joined Stokes & Associates in 2015 as a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor.