For 11 years, Jose has been involved in alcohol and addiction recovery, helping people succeed in overcoming substance abuse and regaining control of their lives. Jose has experience in all aspects of the recovery world, from facilitating entry into treatment as an intervention specialist to counseling and case management at rehabilitation facilities. Jose has worked one-on-one with individuals as a sober companion and with groups as a resident counselor at addiction treatment centers. He is certified by the California Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (CAADAC) to practice as a substance abuse counselor.
As director of Riviera Recovery, Jose helps clients continue their transition from the protected and supportive environment of a treatment center to living well and happily in the “real” world. The program he designed includes personalized treatment plans that enable all clients, including those with a single or dual diagnosed mental health disorder, to embrace a full and satisfying life.