Northbound Treatment Leadership

More than any other aspect of the Northbound experience, it is our people that sets us apart. 

Northbound Treatment Services’® leadership team is comprised of the top doctors, therapists, addiction counselors, psychologists, and clinical social workers, all of whom are passionately committed to helping people achieve long-term recovery from alcoholism and addiction.

200

years of combined expertise across the leadership team

88%

of staff would recommend Northbound as a great place to work

100%

of staff are trained in addiction

Northbound’s Leadership Team

Northbound’s leadership team has more than 200 years of combined experience working in behavioral healthcare. We are dedicated to providing the best possible care to our clients and helping them achieve long-term recovery from alcoholism and addiction. We are passionate about creating a company focused on exceptional organizational health. Leadership has developed a system of top-down transparency, authenticity, and honesty that has served as the solid foundation upon which Northbound is built. We have found that happy, healthy staff members provide the best care to everyone who steps through our doors. 

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Paul Alexander
Chief Executive Officer
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Michael Neatherton
Chairman
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Devon Wayt
Chief Operating Officer
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Staff-to-Client Ratio

95%

of our referrals come from professionals who trust us

30%

of Northbound staff members are alumni

Clinical Leadership

Northbound’s sophisticated treatment professionals lead our behavioral care effort. They help clients embrace their new recovery lifestyle through key supportive programs and services where they foster a new confidence and independence. Through a collaborative treatment approach our therapists, case managers, and psychiatrists match the needs of each client with the appropriate therapeutic modality such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, group counseling and medication management.

Degrees include:

  • MD (Medical Doctor/Psychiatrist)
  • DO (Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, PhD (Psychologist)
  • LMFT (Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist)
  • LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker)
  • LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor)
  • M.Ed (Master of Education)
  • CADC (Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor)
  • MBA (Master of Business Administration)
  • JD (Juris Doctor)
  • CIP (Certified Intervention Professional)
  • LAADC (Licensed Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor)
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Elizabeth Steele
Clinical Director
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Jimmy Weiss
Community Director
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Josh Marshall
Women’s Residential Program Manager
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Crystal DeLaney
Trauma Program Manager
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Joanna Filidor
Director of Clinical Development
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Missy Weiss
Detox Program Manager
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George Graham
Men’s and Christian Residential Program Manager 
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Jennifer Sawyer
Director of Admissions 
Matthew Kinoshita Director of Clinical Supervision
Matthew Kinoshita
Director of Clinical Supervision
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Heather Fotion
Collegebound/Careerbound® Program Manager
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Trisha Winberry
Outpatient Program Manager
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Dave Crawford
Operations Manager

Northbound has received the highest accreditation, licensure & certification available

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