Clinical Team

Alejandro Pino

Hello my name is Alejandro I am originally from Newark, New Jersey “Brick City Baby” I enjoy hunting fishing and going to the gun range. I am very passionate about giving back to help others like myself who have been in a place of darkness with no hope. I am grateful to be a part […]

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Tom Matthews

I recently moved from Michigan to join the team at Ambrosia Treatment Center. I am a Clinical Social Worker/Therapist, and my background is in behavioral health which includes mental health and substance use disorders. I attended the University of Detroit Mercy and received a BS degree in Counseling and Addiction Studies and a MSW degree

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Brian Wood

Brian is a masters-level counselor with 16 years of experience in mental health and a lifetime of experience creating art. Each session deals with a specific topic like anger, stress or goals. You visualize yourself successfully dealing with stress or achieving your goals. If you can visualize success, you can attain it. “If you’re feeling

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Alexandria Dennison

Alex has worked in the behavioral health field for over five years, in a variety of clinical and patient-focused roles. As Ambrosia’s aftercare advisor, Alex brings a wealth of professional experience, and an innate knowledge of what works best to ensure the long-term success of our clients. In her role, Alex helps to match clients

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Glenn Sime

Glenn is a certified addiction therapist meeting both state and international standards. His enlightenment, patience and positivity are contagious. “Getting sober isn’t about changing who you are. It’s about becoming the best version of yourself. It’s about progress, not perfection.” Education Bachelor’s in Human Services— Indian River State College Certified Addiction Professional — International Certification

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Brenda Ott

Brenda is backed by both state and international certifications, as well as over 40 years of personal recovery. Her decades of experience includes teaching addiction treatment in hospitals and dealing with the most chronic cases. “Everyone comes in overwhelmed, but looking to make big change quickly. This is where the process starts. Where you learn

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James English

James is a masters-level therapist with nearly 20 years of professional experience and 30 years of personal experience in recovery. He has a gift to leave even those most unreachable with a lasting, life-changing hope. “If you’re trying to drown your sorrows in drugs and alcohol, know that sorrows know how to swim.” Education Master’s

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Dotty Lerum

Dotty has worked in addiction treatment since 1977 and maintains the highest international and Florida-specific certifications for addiction professionals. She puts her heart and soul into helping each person (finally) stay sober. “I care about each and every person, but I don’t accept excuses. It’s often been years of lying, denying and manipulating. This is

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Sean Duane

Sean is a masters-level therapist on a mission. He combines his passion with proven methods and promising new-age techniques like adventure-based counseling to promote trust, self-care, and a new way of living. “By learning self-love and how to care for ourselves on a daily basis, we can confront our disease and start living meaningful, special

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