Cultivating treatment success with a great team.

Clinical, administrative and executive care is the cornerstone of addiction treatment success, and The Delray Recovery Center boasts one of the best all around teams in the industry. Treatment programs at The Delray Recovery Center are provided under the watchful eye of our Medical Director, a licensed Psychiatrist, and our Clinical Director, a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with a Master’s degree in Counseling. Each of The Delray Recovery Center’s therapists has extensive clinical training and experience in the fields of addiction, eating disorder, or substance abuse treatment.

Medical & Clinical Staff

Dr Darryl Appleton
Dr. Darryl Appleton, M.D., D. ABSM, ABPN
Medical Director
Learn more about Dr. Appleton

“The Delray Recovery Center crew is a great group of people who are willing to help if you are willing to change.”

Sarah Gentry
Sarah Gentry, LMHC, CAP
Clinical Director
Learn more about Sarah
Michael Herbert, CAC, CASAC, ICADC
Director of Program Development
Learn more about Michael
Wendy L. Richardson
Wendy L. Richardson, LMHC
Primary Therapist
Learn more about Wendy

DRC_067R - Copy

Rocio P. Siska, MS, CAP
Primary Therapist
Learn more about Rocio

Brett Riolo
Brett Riolo
Director of Facilities
Learn more about Brett

Verna Lucas Client Services Coordinator
Verna Lucas
Client Services Coordinator
Learn more about Verna
Chad Royse Koller, CAS, CHES
Client Services Coordinator
Learn more about Chad

Administrative Staff

Joseph Petri
Joseph Petri, CAT, CAC, CNDAI
Chief Executive Officer
Learn more about Joseph
Peter Walstrom
Peter Walstrom
Chief Financial Officer
Learn more about Peter

“The 5-Phase Step Down Model provides a comprehensive continuum of care for our clients at the highest level.”

“The Delray Recovery Center is the standout premium addiction treatment center in the nation- the staff and facilities are second to none.”

Jon Neelands
Jon Neelands
Learn more about Jon
Shelby Tessar
Shelby Tessar
Director of Human Resources
Learn more about Shelby

Outreach Staff

Kathryn Petri
Kathryn Petri
Director of Marketing
Learn more about Kathryn
Britt Bonner
Britt Bonner
Director of Clinical Outreach
Learn more about Britt

“The Delray Recovery Center uses the most advanced techniques and treatments available, and is always looking for improvements.”

“The respectful and helpful manner of The Delray Recovery Center staff was beyond what I expected.”

Chris Pasquale
Christopher Pasquale, CAP, ICADC
Director of Admissions
Learn more about Christopher

Veronica Woodbury
Veronica Woodbury
Director of Social Media