With his multi-faceted experience and leadership in the substance use disorder treatment field, John brings a remarkable skill set of pastor, counselor, clinical manager, teacher and respected expert to Hanley. In his role as Clinical Fellow, John provides direct care assessment and oversight of all patients involved with court-ordered treatment; expert testimony to courts as required; and direct spiritual care to patients as needed. He also provides supervisory and clinical oversight of Gate Lodge at Origins in Vero Beach, Florida, as well as consults on all of Origins Behavioral HealthCare’s programs. John continually builds upon his academic expertise through research and nationwide speaking engagements on addiction, spirituality and related topics.
John’s academic training includes a Bachelor of Science in Psychology, a Master of Arts in Conflict Management, a Master of Science in Management, a Doctor of Health Science, and postgraduate studies in psychology, philosophy and religion. John is a Master Certified Addictions Professional and a Certified Mental Health Professional in the State of Florida. He is an Internationally Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor and a Substance Abuse Professional meeting all Federal DOT qualifications. John is a musician, writer and a private pilot, and he enjoys spending time with his family.
With a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from University of Tampa and a Registered Nurse Degree from Palm Beach State College, Barry Goldman has spent 25 years in the Behavioral Health Care industry. The first part of his clinical and nursing career had a concentration in medical and psychiatric environments; his past 15 professional years have been more focused in the technology arena as he develops electronic medical record systems, Business Intelligence platforms and computer-related solutions.
Barry’s diverse background allows him to communicate and understand the needs of his co-workers from both technological and therapeutic perspectives. Away from work, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two boys, traveling, golfing, and cooking.
As one of the first employees with Origins in Texas, TJ has worked in many different direct-care and operational roles. In his current role of Corporate Director of Admissions and Media Relations, TJ has the critical job of leading the team responsible for finding the most appropriate addiction treatment for people in need. TJ attended the University of North Texas for his Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice, Criminalistics Certificate and his post-graduate work in the sciences. He is a Certified Addiction Professional in the state of Florida, a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor in Texas, and an Internationally Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor. TJ has had multiple television appearances including being on the Dr. Phil Show and The Doctors speaking about addiction and helping families in need. He has performed interventions and has extensive experience in safely transporting clients to treatment. TJ enjoys sports, reading and spending time with his family.
In her role as Marketing Manager, Kimmie develops and executes corporate marketing initiatives, including advertising and special events. She collaborates with all facilities and departments to synthesize and communicate the message of Origins. Kimmie builds brand awareness and promotes Origins’ substance use disorder treatment programs and staff expertise through the scheduling of national speaking engagements. She is an effective problem solver with over 20 years of marketing experience. Kimmie has a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Richmond and a Marketing Certificate from Florida Atlantic University.
In her role as Corporate Director of Compliance, Jennifer serves at the primary point of contact for all compliance issues and all internal and external monitoring, auditing, investigative and reporting processes, procedures and systems. She oversees licensing, regulatory standards and policies and procedures across all Origins campuses. Jennifer has an extensive background in compliance, contracts, grants and human services. She uses her strong interpersonal and organizational skills to ensure cooperation and compliance with external organizations, as well as internal departments and staff. Prior to joining Origins, Jennifer served as Director of Social Services at the Joseph L. Morse Geriatric Center, following over 14 years spent as the Program Support Services Coordinator for Father Flanagan’s Boys Town Florida. Jennifer holds a Master of Science degree in Rehabilitative Counseling and a Bachelor of Science degree in Rehabilitative Services from Florida State University.
With a reputation for results and a relentless enthusiasm for working with those in recovery, Dan Lynch delivers a balanced and comprehensive approach to treating both the causes and effects of substance abuse. As a leader in the field of addiction, Dan brings more than three decades of both personal sobriety and professional expertise in addiction management, consulting, and public relations to his unique role as Origins Behavioral HealthCare’s National Treatment Advisor.
Dan uses his reach and ability to offer advocacy to those with substance use disorders and their families. As a Certified Intervention Professional (CIP) and a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC-1), Dan is a member of the Association of Intervention Specialists (AIS), South Shore Coalition of Independent Therapists, and The Commonwealth of Massachusetts Public Health Bureau of Substance Abuse Services. Dan is also an accomplished vocalist and guitarist who shares the gift of his musical talents to help support the work of women in early recovery.