PORT TOWNSEND, Wash., July 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Gray Wolf Ranch, ("Gray Wolf") today announced new senior leadership to its clinical team led by new Program Director Ed Mosshart, LMHC. With over 25 years of experience in the the behavioral health field, and a longstanding interest in the intersection between mental and spiritual health and substance dependence, Mosshart will lead Gray Wolf's clinical team with an innovative approach to addiction and behavioral health treatment.
Professionally, Mosshart has served in a variety of management and administrative positions through the course of his career, including the last 10 years as a therapist in private practice in Seattle, six years as the Clinical Director for Sundown M Ranch residential youth treatment center (the largest youth facility on the West Coast, treating 400-500 residents annually) and he had previous stints as Outpatient Clinical Director for Virginia Mason Medical Center's Behavioral Health Program, and as Outpatient Clinical Director for Triumph Treatment Center.
A native of the Pacific Northwest, Ed is an accomplished wilderness athlete and outdoor enthusiast who has an enduring passion for rock & alpine climbing, skiing, trail-running, and open-water swimming.
Mosshart is joined at Gray Wolf Ranch by Senior Clinician Dr. Danielle Dellner, PHD, an experienced mental health professional with strong wilderness and therapeutic credentials, including a prior stint at Hanbleceya Treatment Center in California, and Case Manager Jason McKenzie Kays, a dually licensed clinician who trained at Hazelden in Center City, MN.
Together, this passionate and diverse clinical team offers an integrated program of clinical and evidence-based residential treatment, and experiential behavioral therapy with a focus on the development of life skills. The innovative approach will incorporate the Gray Wolf Ranch Wilderness Trek Program (https://www.graywolfranch.com/features/wilderness-treks) and the Gray Wolf Ranch Academy (https://www.graywolfranch.com/features/gray-wolf-academy) and includes a full continuum of care from Primary through Extended Care for young men with addiction and substance dependence.
"Our aim is to help young men find and understand their own path, to build courage, and learn the tools to face obstacles," said Mosshart. "We are thrilled, excited, and lucky to have Ed running Gray Wolf Ranch and we are convinced this was the role he was born to play," said Rick Shamberg, Gray Wolf Ranch's Managing Director.
About Gray Wolf Ranch Gray Wolf Ranch is an industry leading, residential and experiential treatment program providing a transformative experience for young men suffering from substance use and other co-occurring disorders. Gray Wolf Ranch provides a full continuum of addiction and behavioral health services for young men aged 16-30 in residential treatment center with nationally renowned Academy and Wilderness Trek Program.