Behavioral Health

Rita Billow, PhDRita Billow, PhD

Rita Billow, Ph.D. was born in Kalamazoo, Michigan. She moved to Eureka, Montana with her family when she was four years old and has resided in Eureka ever since. She earned a Doctorate of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology from The University of Montana. She completed her APA-accredited clinical internship at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale Student Health Center in Carbondale, Illinois and her post-doctorate residency at St. John’s Lutheran Hospital in Libby, Montana. She is married to Joe Billow, who also grew up in Eureka and whom wore down her resolve not to date him when they worked together at Plum Creek sawmill in Fortine, Montana. Rita enjoys gardening, camping, cooking, hiking and reading.


Alicia Western, LCSWAlicia Western, LCSW

Alicia Western earned her Master’s Degree in Social Work from Eastern Washington University in 2010 and then promptly relocated to Montana. She spent the past five years prior to moving into the primary care system working with children and families in the school system. She enjoys her time outdoors doing anything from gardening to hiking and spending time with her family and pets.