At A New Hope Recovery Services, we are committed to giving our clients the best care throughout the entire recovery process, which is why every team member is accredited and licensed in their field of expertise.
Licensed Therapist – Certified Interventionist
LMHC, LMFT, MCAP, NCC, CCMI-M
For over a decade, Dave has been dedicated to the recovery process. He believes in an integrative theoretical approach to Substance Use Disorder treatment and the Intervention process. He utilizes various evidence-based techniques aimed at facilitating change while promoting individual and family recovery. Dave views intervention as a loving and lifesaving act aimed at motivating an “impaired” or “addicted” person to seek treatment and recovery. Dave uses his experience as a systems-trained psychotherapist in his work with families who are seeking an intervention for a loved one, as well as throughout the recovery process.
Dave is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (FL MH14683), Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (FL MT3810), Qualified Supervisor for LMHC & LMFT, Certified Master’s Level Addictions Professional (FL 100195), Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC 789436) and Certified Case Manager Interventionist, Master’s-Level (G1608191051). Dave holds a Bachelor of Arts in Religious studies with an emphasis in Ontological and Ethical philosophy from Brevard College and a Master of Arts in Marriage, Couple and Family Therapy from the University of Central Florida. Dave has trained with some of the top interventionists in the recovery field and has held clinical positions as a primary therapist, program manager, clinical coordinator, family program director and clinical director at multiple prominent national treatment providers.
Abby Gulden, RN
Staff Nurse - Case Manager
Abby has years of experience in the recovery field. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from the University of Central Florida and holds Multi-State Compact Registered Nurse Licensure. Previous to her nursing career, Abby graduated from the University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia where she earned a Master of Science degree in Environmental and Business Management. She earned her BA degree in Environmental Studies at Brevard College in Brevard, NC.
With clinical experience as an Emergency Department nurse in the Orlando area, Abby combines her clinical and assessment skills with personalized, professional level case management. As part of a holistic medical and mental health treatment team, we can develop a tailored treatment and case management plan that increases chances of success through ongoing monitoring and by supplementing accountability throughout the recovery process. Throughout her career, Abby has had the opportunity to advocate for patients at local, state and national levels in matters related to addiction and public health and continues to participate and contribute to research and development for medical director meetings and emergency protocols for local Emergency Medical Service Departments.
A New Hope Recovery Services
At New Hope Recovery Services, we are committed to giving our clients the best care throughout the entire recovery process, which is why every team member is accredited and licensed in their field of expertise.
It’s important to us that you know you are receiving qualified, professional, accountable and credible services and support throughout this very personal journey.
A New Hope Recovery Services accreditations include:
- LMHC Licensed Mental Health Counselor-QS (qualified supervisor)
- MCAP Certified Masters Level Addictions Professional
- NCC Nationally Certified Counselor
- CCMI-M Certified Case Manager-Interventionist, Masters-Level
- RN Registered Nurse
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