Evan Emery serves as a therapist for Caron Renaissance’s College Success services. He started this position as “collegiate recovery coordinator” in 2016, providing academic counseling for patients and assessing their readiness to reengage in their education, ultimately creating a road map that can guide patients to realizing their life and recovery goals. He brings a clinical lens to the program so that it is a learning experience for both patients and their families to better understand the skills needed to succeed in recovery and in college.
He enjoys supporting patients to change their paths to a more positive direction.
As an undergraduate, Evan interned as a therapist at a local college counseling center. While in graduate school, Evan interned for a community mental health center as a therapist working with a wide range of clients with different needs. When Evan started working as a counselor assistant at Caron Renaissance in 2014, it gave him the opportunity to see Caron Renaissance’s clinical philosophy in action and gain an in-depth understanding of patients’ needs and the support they require.
Evan is in supervision for licensure as a licensed clinical social worker, having recently graduated with a master’s degree in social work. He holds a Bachelor of Science in social work from Florida Atlantic University.