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Jessica Pitts, RMHCI

Jessica Pitts is a substance abuse therapist at the UF Health Florida Recovery Center in Gainesville. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree from the University of North Carolina Greensboro in Biology and Public Health. She went on to receive a master’s degree at Jacksonville University in Clinical Mental…

Olivia Kabat

Olivia Kabat is the alumni coordinator and substance abuse counselor at the UF Health Florida Recovery Center in Gainesville. She graduated from the University of Florida with a bachelor’s degree in Telecommunications. Areas of interest: Alumni relations, emerging adults, 12 step recovery model, and breaking stigma through education…

Kate Settles, APRN

Kate Settles is a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner certified by the American Nurse’s Credentialing Center as a PMHNP-BC and PMHCNS-BC. She graduated from Indiana University with a bachelor’s degree in Nursing and also received a master’s degree in Nursing. She received a post master’s certificate from Indiana…

Katie Walker, M.S., C.T.R.S.

Katie is a recreational therapist at the UF Health Florida Recovery Center in Gainesville. Katie received her master’s in parks, recreation and tourism management, with an emphasis in recreational therapy, from Clemson University. Katie also holds a bachelor’s in recreational therapy, as well as minors in psychology, youth…

Laura Templeton, L.M.H.C.

Laura is a licensed clinician currently working as a therapist in the Partial Hospitalization Program at the UF Health Florida Recovery Center in Gainesville for the women’s program. She graduated from University of Florida with a bachelor’s degree and master’s/specialist’s degree in education specializing in mental health counseling.

Alandria Mustafa, M.Ed./Ed.S., L.M.H.C.

Alandria is a substance use disorder therapist at the UF Health Florida Recovery Center. She graduated with her master’s in counselor education with an Education Specialist Certificate from the University of Florida. She is currently pursuing a Public Health and Community Health Management Certificate from the University of…

Michael Lamb, M.S., C.A.P.

Michael Lamb is a substance abuse therapist at the UF Health Florida Recovery Center. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Florida and his master’s degree in clinical mental health counseling from Walden University. Clinical areas of interest: Mindfulness approaches and trauma work Favorite quote: Blessed…

Michal Katz, M.S.W.

Michal is a substance abuse therapist and case manager at the UF Health Florida Recovery Center in Gainesville. She graduated from the University of Florida with a bachelor’s degree in psychology and received a master’s degree in social work from Boston University. Clinical areas of interest: Addiction, PTSD,…

Leslie Gray, L.M.H.C.

Leslie is a substance abuse counselor at the UF Health Florida Recovery Center in Gainesville. She graduated from The University of Missouri in Kansas City with a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a master’s degree in Counseling and Guidance. Clinical areas of interest: Addiction, CBT and personality disorders…

Alisha Dickerson, M.Ed., Ed.S.

Alisha is a substance abuse therapist at UF Health Florida Recovery Center. She has a master’s and specialist degree in education from the University of Florida, with a major in mental health counseling. Clinical areas of interest: healthcare professional populations, gender, intimate partner violence Favorite quote: “Nothing ever…