Richard B. Seely, M.D.
Dr. Richard B. Seely, Medical Director, has been practicing psychiatry since 1980 and addiction medicine since 1989. Educated at Princeton University, Jefferson Medical College, and University of Miami School of Medicine residency in psychiatry, Dr. Seely is Board-certified in Psychiatry, Addiction Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. He is also certified in Addiction Medicine by the American Board of Addiction Medicine. He serves as an evaluator to all of Florida’s Impaired Professionals Programs and to professional sports teams.
In long-term recovery from addiction himself, Dr. Seely’s greatest asset perhaps is his ability to empathize with his patients and provide clear, consistent, and compassionate guidance in their early recovery efforts. A brilliant and humorous educator, Dr. Seely is able to impart his knowledge in a manner consistent with humility and dedication to spreading the message of recovery and rehabilitation. He has had the privilege of assessing and treating over 80,000 individuals suffering from the disease of addiction.
Dr. Ari Kedem, Ph.D.
Dr. Ari Kedem, PhD comes to TRP to run various types of groups each week. He runs age specific psychodramatic groups which include his expertise in Cognitive Reframing Therapy, Family therapy, Psychopathology, Anger Management, Addictions Counseling. Dr. Kedem has received a B.A. from St.Thomas University, A M.A. from the University of Miami, and a Ph.D. from the University of Illinois. He is a Registered Drama Therapist and a certified Hypnotherapist. He has been practicing for the past 33 years.
Dr. Harry Henshaw, Ed.D., LMHC
Dr. Harry Henshaw, Ed.D., LMHC has been providing mental health and substance abuse counseling for over 35 years and is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor. He obtained a Doctoral degree in Human Development and Counseling from Boston University. He’s trained in hypnosis and Neuro-linguistic Programming. Previously he’s been an Executive Director of a mental health agency, program director, and clinical director at several substance abuse programs, a consultant to a substance abuse agency in Miami-Dade while also operating a private practice.
Danielle Collins, RN, BSN
Danielle Collins is our Director of Nursing and has been at Transitions since December 2000. Danielle has worked in the field of addictions and dual diagnosis disorders for over 20 years bringing a wealth of experience to our patients. Danielle is currently enrolled for her master’s degree at Nova Southeastern University for (APRN) Advanced Practice Registered Nurse/Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, and she is a key member of our treatment team. Danielle works closely with our Patients, the Psychiatrist, and the Medical Director; to ensure all aspects of our patient’s care are thoroughly integrated. Danielle stresses the importance of medication compliance and overall wellness, as well as her enthusiastic belief that even though the past cannot be changed; the best of our patient’s future is yet to come.
Roselyn McGowan, RN
Chief Executive Officer
Roselyn McGowan RN, is the CEO and Co-Founder of Transitions Recovery Program in North Miami Beach, Florida. Roselyn has been an RN since 1976. In 1985, Roselyn and her late husband, Charlie McGowan, conceptualized and pioneered the first “Reality-Based” residential model of treatment in the State of Florida. This model emulates “real-world” living into the residential program to incorporate life and coping skills, helping to make the “transition” from residential treatment to real life less traumatic. This model gave inspiration to the company that she and her husband opened in the same year, Transitions Recovery Program, which has helped thousands of people overcome addiction, incorporate life and coping skills and move on to more productive, sober lives. At the same time, they opened a sober social clubhouse in North Miami Beach to allow 12 step meetings, education, and social events to take place in a safe sober environment. She served as chairperson of this non-profit facility for 10 years. Roselyn’s many accomplishments also include serving as Director of Nursing at several medical facilities and certified cardiac care nurse working in ICUs. For the state of New Hampshire, she developed and implemented the first social detox program which saved the local and state governments money and improved treatment outcomes.
Information Technology Director
Amber Landfield, BA, CAP
Clinical Liaison, Primary Therapist
William Frohbose, B.S.
CRRA Billing Specialist Administrator
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