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Dan Valentine, Ph.D.

Executive Director

Dr. Dan Valentine has a long and distinguished career in the addictions and behavioral health field.  He has over 40 years experience treating substance abuse and other behavioral health issues. Over his career, Dr. Valentine has held numerous leadership positions at Sharp HealthCare and the Vista Hill Foundation.   He has served on various committees and boards of national organizations including the National Association of Psychiatric Healthcare Systems’ Quality and Addictions Treatment Committees. Dr. Valentine was a Treating Clinician with the National Football League for 11 years, has written numerous articles on family treatment and addictions, and expanded community initiatives dedicated to reducing substance use and abuse among youth. Dr. Valentine has a PhD in Psychology and is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist.  He is a graduate of the prestigious California Healthcare Leadership College, an organization dedicated to developing leaders in the healthcare field.