Clinical Director – IMFT, LICDC-CS LIC. #F.0000126
Colleen holds a Masters of Arts, Marriage and Family Therapy from the University of San Diego. She also has a BA in Humanities with a minor in Philosophy and Religion from Daeman College in Buffalo, NY, and a Mental Health Executive Leadership Program Certificate from Case Western University.
Programs Director – AMFT CA lic. #80065
Erin holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from San Diego State, followed by a Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family from California State University, Long Beach. Her professional background is in clinical and she utilizes its foundations as a guide for all aspects of Bella Monte Recovery Center™ programming.
Medical Director – MD, Psychiatrist
Dr. Botwin is a board-certified psychiatrist with extensive experience in proper psychiatric diagnosis of all forms of psychotherapy focusing on dual diagnosis, addictionology, medication treatments for anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, PTSD, schizoaffective disorder and schizophrenia. He is the Medical Director of numerous drug and alcohol treatment centers.
Clinical Consultant – Psy,D., LMFT
Ramesh holds a doctorate degree in clinical psychology and is a licensed marriage and family therapist. With more than 25 years experience in the mental health field, his clinical credentials include extensive training in EMDR, mind/body healing techniques, Hypnotherapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Psychodrama, Mindfulness, and Yogic psychology/philosophy.