Brad Sorte serves as the Executive Director of Caron Renaissance & Caron Ocean Drive in Boca Raton, Florida as well as Vice President of Florida Operations for Caron Treatment Centers, where he serves as a member of the Caron Executive Team. Brad has combined his knowledge of business and clinical practice into his role as Executive Director to provide a culture where the business of healthcare never interferes with the fundamental needs of each individual client. Brad has worked as a Family Therapist at Caron Renaissance, where he facilitated daily group sessions with current patients, weekly sessions with families, family workshops and the Residential Family Restructuring Program. He was also a Primary Therapist at Ocean Drive, where he worked closely with patients and families of high net worth to help address pre-existing barriers to recovery and achieve lasting systemic change. Prior to his work at Caron, Brad worked in various positions within the behavioral healthcare field, starting as a behavioral health tech and subsequently as a case manager and psychotherapist. Brad has a passion for looking at the entire family system when helping a patient recover from alcoholism, chemical dependency and process addictions. Drawing from his years of practice working with families, Brad believes that for the best chance of success, each family member must participate and feel supported in the healing process. Brad has also played a significant role in addiction and behavioral healthcare as a featured speaker at conferences in the United States and abroad on topics from family recovery and young adult addiction, to the changing landscape of behavioral healthcare. He has also been featured in the Palm Beach Post and Miami Herald, as well as various industry publications.
Brad is a member of the Palm Beach Chapter of the Young Presidents Organization and the American College of Healthcare Executives. He serves as a board member and chair of the policy committee for the Florida Alliance for Recovery as well as an advisory board member for the Delray Beach Drug Task Force.
Brad holds both a Master of Social Work and a Master of Business Administration degree from Florida Atlantic University, a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Rice University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Legal Studies from Kaplan University.