As the Regional Resource Director for New York (excluding Long Island), Mark consults with individuals, families, and professionals to provide information about treatment options and help them design a comprehensive continuum of care.
He is well-versed in treatment centers and their services in the New York area and has a deep knowledge of professional resources within the tri-state area as well as nationally.
Prior to coming to Caron as a Regional Resource Director in 2020, Mark was a recovery coach, serving as a resource and mentor for people in the early days of their recovery. He also worked in a men’s sober living residence where he led admissions and marketing.
He is a Caron alum, which has given him firsthand knowledge of about the disease of addiction and the importance of treatment. Based on his own experience and considerable expertise, he is able to help others develop a comprehensive plan for treatment and recovery.
He is a certified recovery coach professional (RCP) with a Bachelor of Arts in communications from Manhattan College.
Mark can be reached at MOConnor@caron.org or by calling 203-258-6570.