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PRN Staff

courtneyDirector Courtney Hulbert, LCSW, has been with PRN since 2008. She has managed thousands of cases and helped countless individuals suffering from substance abuse and mental illness, children suffering from abuse and neglect, and families experiencing the illness and hospitalization of a child. Courtney earned her Master’s Degree in Social Work from Texas State University and her Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work at the University of Texas at Austin. Her extensive interactions have built strong relationships with many professionals and facilities dedicated to substance abuse and mental health challenges. She is an active member of the National Association of Social Workers and contributes many hours a week as a volunteer mentor with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Texas. Courtney is a Texas-Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW).

Emily Abel, LCSW, joined the PRN team in April 2011. She received her Master’s and Bachelor’s Degrees of Social Work at the University of Texas at Austin. Emily has dedicated many years to families and children in Texas, working to find a safe placement for children who have been subject to abuse/neglect, substance abuse, and conflict in their family systems. She also has experience in providing psychiatric services and working with individuals who have been hospitalized due to medical illness or injury. Emily is a Texas-Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW).


“Happiness is not the absence of problems, but the ability to deal with them.”
–H. Jackson Brown


edenEden Males, LMSW
, joined the PRN team in February 2012. She graduated from Texas State University with a Bachelors Degree in Social Work and completed her Master’s Degree in Social Work at Our Lady of the Lake University in December 2014. Eden has a true passion for advocacy and contributed much of her time at Texas State to groups such as University Ally’s and Students Against Child Sex Trafficking. She has experience in leading support groups, teaching life skills and healthy interpersonal communication, and complex case management. Eden also volunteers in her free time with teen parents and the homeless population.

Radhika Khara, LCSW, joined the PRN team in January 2014. She received her Master’s and Bachelor’s Degrees of Social Work at the University of Texas at Austin. Radhika previously worked with adults experiencing psychiatric crises due to mental illness and/or substance use issues. She provided case management, crisis intervention and advocacy for the low-income, homeless population in Austin and assisted with integrating these individuals in the community. She also has experience working with elementary school students as a social worker and with younger children at a child development center. hello


“The greatest good you can do for another is not just share your riches, but reveal to them their own.”
–Benjamin Disraeli