HAVRE DE GRACE, Md., March 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ashley Addiction Treatment (Ashley), one of the world's most respected names in the substance use disorder treatment industry, has named Becky Kiersznowski as Vice President of Clinical Services. In this newly created position, Kiersznowski will oversee Ashley's clinical services in each level of care.
Kiersznowski began working in the mental health and addiction field in 1990 and has progressed into leadership in her previous roles. Most recently, she worked in the Out-Patient Behavioral Health Clinic at Union Hospital. Prior to that she was the Director of Co-Occurring and Addiction Services at Upper Bay Counseling & Support Services. Kiersznowski has a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Delaware and a Master of Social Work from Delaware State University.
"I am very excited to bring my years of experience in the behavioral health field to Ashley. It is an honor to be chosen to join an organization which is completely committed to the transformative journey of recovery for individuals and family members whose lives have been impacted by addiction," said Becky Kiersznowski.
"We are delighted and energized to have someone who has a long history of providing treatment services to Marylanders and has dreamed of working at Ashley," said Ashley President & CEO, Becky Flood. "Becky has the breadth of knowledge and expertise in substance use disorders and in mental health. She is well versed in the field of behavioral health and will help take the legacy of Ashley forward with a 21st century twist."
About Ashley Addiction Treatment
Ashley is a nationally recognized leader in the integrated, evidence-based treatment of substance use disorders. Ashley's expert staff implements a comprehensive program for patients that utilizes a full spectrum of medical, clinical, and holistic treatment methods. Ashley's driving principle, "everything for recovery" – reinforces its mission to heal each person with respect and dignity, and reflects its ongoing commitment to meet new challenges. Accredited by The Joint Commission and a division of Ashley, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Ashley has treated more than 45,000 patients since its founding in 1983. Ashley's offers inpatient as well as outpatient treatment, sobriety enrichment, community outreach, family and children's education and specialty programs. For more information, please visit AshleyTreatment.org.
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