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Your Recovery Team - Jerry Brown MA, PsyD, LMFT


American Behavioral Studies Institute, Tustin, Ca, Doctorate of Clinical Psychology, 1996
Certified on Doctoral Level: Diagnosis, Assessment and Treatment of Chemical Dependency
California Graduate Institute, Westwood, Ca, Psychology and Clinical Psychology,1993-1996
Chapman University, Orange, Ca, MA, Correctional Counseling, 1972
Calif. State University, Long Beach, CA, BA, Social Welfare, 1970

EXPERIENCE: 51 years in counseling field----40 years in chemical dependency field
Private Practice—Consultant (current)

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist License # MJ6904 (current) Licensed 1975
Clinical Director Sober Living by the Sea, Newport Beach Calif., (1998-2007)
Clinical Consultant Sober Living by the Sea (2007-2016)
Lifetime Credential for California Community Colleges for all Social Sciences (current)
Counseling Experience (51 years)
Group Counselor, Orange County Probation Department (6 yrs., 1966)
Probation Officer, Orange County Probation Department (7 yrs.)
Clinical Director, St. Joseph Hospital Chemical Dependency Unit (1981-1982)
Clinical Director Sober Living by the Sea (Newport Beach) 1998-2004)
Consultant Sober Living by the Sea (2004-2016)
Consultant State of Calif. Department of Corrections training Probation Officers, correctional workers, and counselors throughout Calif. (14 yrs.)


University of Calif. Irvine
Saddleback College, Human Service Department Drug and Alcohol Studies (22 years)
University of Phoenix, Lecturer, Graduate Program for Teachers (16 years)
Pepperdine University, Graduate Program for MBA
Loma Linda University, LMFT Program (Masters Level)
Cal Lutheran College, Graduate Program for Teachers
Trinity School of Professional Studies, Doctoral Program in Pastoral Counseling
State of California Department of Corrections
Chapman University, Social Sciences and Nursing Department
Concordia University, Irvine


Hoag Hospital, Newport Beach, Chemical Dependency Program (weekly lecturer, 5 years)
State Correctional Officers Association 1st Annual Conference on Sex Addiction Problems (1989)
Southern California Assoc of Medical Directors of Chemical Dependency Programs (MD's)
Professional paper presented to American Psychological Association chaired by Phillip Zimbardo PhD (1978)
IBM Managers, Southern State Region
Chapman University, Administration
Nurses Assoc of St. Joseph Hospital (4 conference)
1st and 2nd Annual Conference: Overcomers Outreach, Parents Who Care to Much
Irvine Company—Top Management Training
City of Laguna Beach, City Managers and Supervisors
City of Brea, City Managers and Supervisors.
Police Dept. Administrators throughout Calif. (Through EAP program, National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Addiction) (7 YEARS)
Community presentations, including over 100 in the fields of mental health, addiction, family relationships, job burn-out and survival, mental health, employee and management relationships, and chemical dependency, ethics for mental health professionals
Pharmacist Association of Southern California (2001)
US Journal 12th Annual Counseling Skills Conference Presentation (2002)
California Association of Alcohol and Addiction Counselors (CDAC) 2007 on Ethics
National Association of Marriage and Family Therapist (2008)
Palm Spring Chapter of CAMFT (2009)
Orange County Bar Association (2009), (2010), (2011), (2012)
Western States ASAM (American Society of Addiction Medicine) Conference, Palm Springs (2010)
Cape Cod Symposium on Addictive Disorders (ASAM Conference) 4 hr. presentation (2010)
Cape Cod Symposium on Addictive Disorder (ASAM Conference) Main speaker (2011)
Foundations Conference (San Diego) spring 2014
Social Model Recovery Systems Conference (Los Angeles) Main Speaker (2016)
California Association of Marriage and Family Therapist Annual Conference (Main Speaker) (2016)



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