In his role as clinical director, David Almeida provides clinical oversight and supervision to ensure that patients and their families receive quality services.
In collaboration with the executive director, he sets the direction of Caron Renaissance’s clinical programs.
His role encompasses creating new programs that meet patients’ needs and implementing improvements to existing programs to maintain a high standard of excellence. As supervisor of clinical staff, he ensures adherence to Caron Renaissance’s clinical philosophy, fostering a spirit of open communication and initiative. He also engages with patients, families, and referents to strengthen collaborative relationships.
He joined Caron in 2010 as a primary therapist, providing individual and group counseling to clients along with crisis intervention, education, and skills training. Before coming to Caron, David was a primary therapist at another treatment center. He is a licensed clinical social worker with a master’s degree in social work from Barry University in Florida.
At the heart of Caron Renaissance’s clinical philosophy is the foundational concept that we plant the seeds that enable patients to get up on their own two feet and build healthy lives in recovery.
The outcomes of the work we do at Caron Renaissance are most evident in the notes and emails from patients telling us that they have reached one or more of their life goals and describing their accomplishments.”