Our Experienced Addiction Treatment Staff
Meet below a few individuals in our team of experienced and caring physicians, psychiatrists, nursing professionals, licensed social workers, mental health counselors, addiction specialists, medical massage therapist, yoga instructor, personal trainer, nutritionist and a gourmet chef..
Our multi-disciplinary group-practice enlists the full collaboration of a team of medical specialists that includes Cardiologists, Obstetricians, Physical Therapists and Emergency Care Providers who are actively involved in the treatment of our clients, with individualized treatment plan on a case-by-case basis.
FCR mandatory training program requires our staff to be certified for: CPR/AED, Infection Control, Fire Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Operating Procedures, Abuse and Incident Reporting, Sentinel Events and Diversity in the Workplace.
MEDICAL AND CLINICAL TEAM
Dr. Balta, MD
Deborah Hession, LCSW, MCAP
Director of Nursing
Andrea Blumstein, LMHC
Christopher Dickerson, LCSW
Marcia Schick, LCSW
Vanessa Abinader, MS
Heather Leisen, BA
Angel Spicer, CAP
SPECIALTY SERVICES TEAM
Founder of Rapid Resolution Therapy┬«
Dr. Connelly has over 30 years of experience working with individuals struggling with acute trauma. He holds board certification in psychotherapy, sex therapy, hypnotherapy, behavioral medicine, clinical social work and chemical dependency counseling. He is the founder and the developer of Rapid Resolution Therapy┬«, a revolutionary therapeutic approach to the treatment of emotional & behavioral disorders, specially utilized in the treatment of PTSD, depression, anxiety and substance abuse. He is the author of "Life Changing Conversations - The Power of Transformational Communication", which demonstrates that dramatic therapeutic breakthroughs can be facilitated in a single psychotherapy session.
Director of Admissions
Shaye M. Slayne
Medical Records Clerk
For more information on our addiction treatment programs and therapeutic approaches, call toll free at: 800-960-5041. Florida Center for Recovery offers residential drug and alcohol rehab treatment through 12-Step and Non 12-Step Programs.