Jessica Sperber, MD

Dr. Sperber has a private practice where she sees people for psychotherapy and medication management. She enjoys working with people with mood and anxiety disorders, as well as those with difficulties with relationships, coping skills, and general sense of self.

Joanne Wolf, Ph.D.

Dr. Wolf has been a licensed clinical psychologist since 1992. She has worked at UCSD, in a group practice, in private practice in San Diego, and led workshops to help women heal from trauma. She has a special interest in

Sylvia Vella, Psy.D., LMFT

I learned about Practical Recovery from a colleague and became captivated when I saw the positive results from clients who attended the program. I became a part of the team in January 2015. Prior to that, I counseled members of

Nicole Kahn, LMFT

Nicole Kahn is a California licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Somatic Experiencing Practitioner®, Certified Imago Relationship Therapist, and Trauma Touch Therapist who holds dual master degrees in psychological counseling from Columbia University. She specializes in trauma and addiction recovery and

Kristen Dahlin, M.A.

Kristen Dahlin, M.A., graduated with Honors (B.A.) from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Ms. Dahlin earned a Master’s degree in Psychology at the California School of Professional Psychology (CSPP) at Alliant International University, and is currently completing a PhD. in

Margie Holmstrom, PHR

Ms. Holmstrom has over 20 years’ combined experience in administration, with a focus on corporate compliance, process improvement and human resources. She was previously the Vice President of Administration/HR and Corporate Secretary for a large reprographic network association and more

Tamra Walker

Ms. Walker brings nearly a decade of experience in the substance abuse treatment field working in administration, compliance, operations, admissions, and marketing. Ms. Walker’s drive for excellence and her supportive management help our staff provide continuous quality care for our

Tom Horvath, Ph.D.

Upcoming Presentations What is Addiction? Dr. Horvath’s Reviews on Amazon.com Reviews of Sex, Drugs, Gambling and Chocolate  A. Tom Horvath was born and raised in Youngstown, Ohio. He earned a B.A. in Liberal Arts from St. John’s College, Annapolis, Maryland,

Rachel Gobar, B.A.

Ms. Gobar is well grounded in several Meditation Methods or Mind Training Services as she prefers to call it. She has experience in both Business and Personal Training while working nationally and internationally. In sessions, Rachel uses your belief system

Reg Pyrke, C.Ht.

Mr. Pyrke, a master hypnotherapist, specializes in helping individuals overcome addictive behaviors. He also has sub-specialties in stress-related problems and pain management. Mr. Pyrke says “hypnosis is a state of focused consciousness. Your hypnotherapist will assist you in learning how