Clinical Program Coordinator

Andrea received her Bachelors of Social Work degree from Northern Arizona University and her Masters of Science in Addiction Counseling from Grand Canyon University in Arizona. She is a Licensed Substance Abuse Counselor in Arizona and a Certified Substance Abuse Counselor in Virginia. Andrea began her career working with troubled adolescents and their families which included youth involved in the legal system, child protective services, and victims of abuse. Andrea has over sixteen years’ experience working in inpatient and outpatient treatment facilities with clients that have been diagnosed with co-occurring disorders. Her beliefs in a holistic approach were fostered through her experience working in a variety of settings facilitating mental health and substance abuse treatment. Her specialization is working with adolescents, young adults, and adults struggling with drug and alcohol use.  Andrea utilizes various therapeutic methodologies such as Motivational Interviewing, Strength-Based Approach, Cognitive Behavioral Theory, and the Twelve Step Model. She fully believes in building positive relationships in order to successfully work with individuals from all lifestyles. Andrea is committed to assisting others in their personal exploration and growth which will sustain in recovery.