Lindsey Forschner is the Regional Resource Director for greater Broward County and the Tampa Bay area in Florida. Her primary responsibility is to provide information and assistance to individuals, their families, therapists, and other healthcare providers about substance use disorder and the resources available for treatment.
Lindsey uses her expertise and experience to guide individuals and families through the process, lessening their anxiety and putting them at ease. She continues her supportive role during the admissions process and after patients are admitted to Caron, serving as a liaison to Caron’s admissions staff and clinicians.
She also does community outreach to businesses and other organizations to educate them about substance use disorder and available resources.
Lindsey came to Caron in this position in 2022. She has worked in the addiction treatment field since 2006, in business development and outreach and as a therapist, primarily treating adults with substance use disorder and co-occurring disorders.
She is a licensed professional clinical counselor with a Master of Rehabilitation Counseling and a Bachelor of Science in Communications, both from the University of Kentucky in Lexington.