Sandee Richardson, LAADC, MFTIPrimary Care Coordinator
Sandee has been working in the alcohol and other drug field for over 20 years in various treatment modalities, including for profit and non-profit organizations, private-pay clinics and ,residential and outpatient treatment programs. She has vast experience working with law enforcement agencies such as probation, parole, juvenile justice, family law and public defenders office serving various populations including women and children and male and female offenders. In addition, Sandee has spent all but two of her 20 years in the AOD field in Executive Management/Director positions creating, implementing, licensing and overseeing programs throughout San Diego and Riverside County.
Sandee completed her Bachelors in Criminal Justice Degree with an emphasis on Business Management in 2005 and a few years later, completed her Masters Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy with honors in 2010. S Sandee holds a LAADC license with the State of California and has her Supervising Counseling Credentials (CSC) with the CCAPP Organization. She has also served on the editing team for Paradigm Developmental Models of Treatment (Di Stephano, 2010), which is a treatment curriculum that combines the 12 STEPS of recovery (AA, NA) with spiritual and clinical interventions and is utilized to work with chemically dependent patients to progress them through the stages of change.