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Scott Teitelbaum, M.D.

Dr. Teitelbaum is the medical director at the UF Health Florida Recovery Center. He received his undergraduate degree in psychology at Lehigh University, attended medical school at Rochester University and Connecticut. He led a major pediatric private practice for ten years before…

Roxane Harcourt, L.C.S.W., L.M.F.T.

Roxane Harcourt, L.C.S.W., L.M.F.T., is the executive director of the UF Health Florida Recovery Center. She earned a bachelor’s degree in social work from Indiana State University and a master’s degree in social work from Indiana University. She is a licensed clinical social worker and a licensed marriage and…

William Greene, M.D.

Dr. Greene is an addiction medicine psychiatrist at UF Health Florida Recovery Center. He graduated from Wake Forest University with a bachelor’s degree in biology. He completed medical school at the University of South Florida in Tampa, and completed his residency in general psychiatry…

Jamie Smolen, M.D.

Dr. Smolen is an addiction psychiatrist at UF Health Florida Recovery Center. He received his undergraduate degree at Saint Anslem College in Manchester, New Hampshire. He got his medical degree from Georgetown University. He completed a surgical internship at the University of Vermont and…

Benjamin Phalin, Ph.D.

Dr. Phalin is a licensed psychologist at UF Health Florida Recovery Center. He received his bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Florida. He continued his studies at UF where he also earned a Ph.D. in clinical psychology with a concentration in neuropsychology. In that time, he also completed an internship…

Remembering Ryan: Family gives back to his second home at FRC

Ryan Brown’s adventurous attitude went hand in hand with his lifelong obsession: the crew that would boldly go where no man has gone before. “As a passionate Star Trek fan since 7 years old, he spent his life as a serious collector of the entire Star Trek series,” said Debbie…

Drew Mehall

Drew is a substance abuse therapist and case manager in the professionals track at the UF Health Florida Recovery Center in Gainesville. He graduated from Saint Leo University with both a bachelor’s degree in social work and master’s degree in social work with a specialization in advanced clinical practice.

Renee Bates, RN

Renee is a registered nurse at the UF Health Florida Recovery Center in Gainesville. She graduated from St. Leo University with a bachelor’s degree in psychology and from Florida Gateway College with a bachelor’s degree in nursing. Favorite thing about working at FRC: Being part of a team that…

Ashley McReynolds, BSN, RN, PMH-BC

Ashley McReynolds is a registered nurse board certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as a Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse (PMH-BC) . She initially obtained her certified nurse assistant certificate in 2010, then licensed practical nurse license in 2011 along with her Associate in Arts, and her registered nurse…

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…