SSW, CACCF, Certified Addiction Therapy Specialist
Damien is a Member of CACCF and is currently working towards obtaining his ICADC (International Certified Alcohol & Drug Counsellor) He is a graduate of the Social Service Worker program at George Brown College (2012). Damien has over 7 years experience working with those trapped by alcoholism and addictions, working with a diverse population from various walks of life i.e. incarceration, homelessness and mental illness. He has been highly successful in developing an excellent rapport when working with youth promoting hope and change in what may seem like an impossible situation. Damien has extensive knowledge and commitment to the 12-step recovery process and strives to hold true to form with its practice. Damien also understands the importance of relapse prevention and values family involvement in treatment as addiction has a direct impact on our support systems. On his own time Damien works with youth in our community as a reputable and competitive baseball coach for over 15 years, encouraging passion, leadership and mindfulness.Damien is a passionate member of the outstanding ART team and enjoys nothing more then to see the change & success of others.