Title: Program Manager for IDRC, Certified Peer Recovery Specialist, Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor
What are your primary duties? I oversee all aspects of the IDRC class, client monitoring, and help spread the word.
Where did you go to school and what did you study? Thomas Edison State University, B.A in Criminal Justice, Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor since 2012, Certified Peer Recovery Specialist since 2018, currently in Masters of Psychology program with American Public University
How many years have you worked in the field? 15 years
Why do you work in the field? It’s all about the human element. We need each other to get through some of life’s hardest challenges. I have a passion for this career path and after 15 years and counting I still look forward to going to work every day.