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.

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Medical & Clinical Staff

Dr Darryl Appleton
Dr. Darryl Appleton, M.D., D. ABSM, ABPN
Medical Director
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Dr. Norris
Dr. Charles Norris
Psychiatrist
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Sarah Gentry
Sarah Gentry, LMHC, CAP
Clinical Director
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Michael Herbert, CAC, CASAC, ICADC
Director of Program Development
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Chris Pasquale
Christopher Pasquale, CAP, ICADC
Lead Therapist
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“The therapists are truly amazing, and care so deeply about their clients and their wellbeing.”

Jim Snow
James Snow, M.Ed, CAP
Primary Therapist
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Rachel Ritlop, Primary Therapist
Rachel Ritlop
Primary Therapist
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Wendy L. Richardson
Wendy L. Richardson, LMHC
Primary Therapist
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“The dedication to successful, caring treatment is beyond impressive. The staff is truly world-class.”

Laura Ames
Laura Ames, MSW
IOP Therapist
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Brett Riolo
Brett Riolo
Director of Facilities
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Verna Lucas Client Services Coordinator
Verna Lucas
Client Services Coordinator
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Administrative Staff

Joseph Petri
Joseph Petri, CAT, CAC, CNDAI
Chief Executive Officer
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Peter Walstrom
Peter Walstrom
Chief Financial Officer
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“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
Comptroller
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Shelby Tessar
Shelby Tessar
Director of Human Resources
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Outreach Staff

Kathryn Petri
Kathryn Petri
Director of Marketing
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Britt Bonner
Britt Bonner
Director of Clinical Outreach
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“The Delray Recovery Center uses the most advanced techniques and treatments available, and is always looking for improvements.”

“The staff at The Delray Recovery Center is truly special. Their devotion to quality care is unmatched in the field.”

Brian Breenblott
Brian Greenblott
Director of Admissions
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Veronica Woodbury
Veronica Woodbury
Director of Social Media