Recovery Support Clinician
John is a Certified Drug and Alcohol Recovery Counselor who supports higher-risk clients and develops therapeutic bonds with them over shared experiences in sobriety. In his current role, he works closely with Mountainside’s Detox, Residential, and Alumni departments to provide recovery resources to those in need. John implements Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Motivational Interviewing in his sessions to replace clients’ self-limiting beliefs with constructive thought patterns, providing mentorship during their treatment stay as well as their aftercare. Outside of work, John coaches high school varsity boys’ basketball. Off the court, he enjoys reading, writing, and spending time with family and friends.