Our dedicated team members and culture of excellence make a difference in the lives of our patients. Our addiction treatment staff bring experience, education, and compassion to everything we do. We create personalized treatment plans that incorporate a variety of disciples and therapeutic modalities in order to meet the needs of each of our patients.
We’re excited to help the members of our community find healing. In Youngstown and beyond, we want to see individuals and families heal from the effects of addiction.
Director of Nursing
Where did you grow up?
“I grew up and have lived in the Youngstown, Ohio area my entire life.”
Where did you go to school? Collegiate degree? What was your focus of study?
“I attended Youngstown State University and graduated with a Nursing degree from Mercy College of Ohio.”
What is your passion for working in the treatment field?
“Most everyone has had addiction affect their lives in one way or another, whether it be their own or that of family members and friends. Working in the treatment field enables you to really see the difference your work can make in the lives of so many people.”
What do you do for your job?
“As the Director of Nursing, I supervise the nursing staff of both the detox and residential areas at our facility. I am responsible for building a strong, cohesive team that works well with one another and is there for our patients every step of the way.”
What is your favorite part of your job?
“My favorite part of the job is exercising my passion for helping people, and seeing people get their lives back.”
What do you think sets Amatus apart from other treatment centers?
“Amatus displays a real passion for helping people and provides care that is second to none.”