Stephen M. Herz is our tranquil solution to bringing the Reawakening family to work so cohesively together as the Clinical Director. Steve graduated from Nova Southeastern University with a Master’s Degree in Mental Health Counseling and is a licensed mental health counselor (L.M.H.C). He also holds a CAP (Certified Addiction Professional) certification and is an Internationally Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (I.C.A.D.C).
He is a member in good standing of the American Counseling Association. Steve works closely with all clients, along with staff, to ensure their stay is as comfortable and meaningful as possible. Steve works with clients who are experiencing both substance use disorders and co-occurring mental illness; including those struggling with serious mental illness, P.T.S.D, and trauma. He is passionate about helping people with substance use disorders to transform their lives.
Steve integrates treatment of the whole individual including their physical, psychological, behavioral, social and spiritual components. Steve conducts effective individual, group and family sessions.He understands that family is a key support system in recovery and healing. He uses a wide array of therapeutic modalities including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (C.B.T), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (E.M.D.R), Schema Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing Techniques, and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (D.B.T).