The RecoveryBuild Alternative Peer Group
RecoveryBuild Alternative Peer Group is a program created by Behavioral Health Innovators, Inc. in 2018 that supports local teens struggling with substance use challenges. BHI has a partnership with Duffy Health Center to provide clinical oversight and staffing support to the APG program.
This program combines fun social activities with the support of a licensed counselors, family therapist and peer recovery coaches.
Learn more on the RecoveryBuild APG website.
Program Supervisor & Counselor
Lisa holds a masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling with a specialization in Dance Movement Therapy from Lesley University. She fuses her lens of education with her experience in the arts to guide those in recovery. Lisa has a passion for working with teens as they discover their own value and potential.
Counselor & Family Therapist
Samantha is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and holds a masters in Expressive Arts Therapy & Mental Health Counseling from Lesley University. As a certified yoga instructor, Sam is passionate about spreading wellness and recovery through yoga, art, movement, music and drama.
APG Recovery Coach
Jackie is in recovery, and through personal experience she is dedicated to being a lighthouse for others in her community who struggle with SUD. Jackie believes in the APG model. She is currently working towards Recovery Coach certification and is attending a healthcare leadership course.