Premier Treatment Facility, Starlite Recovery Center, Welcomes Amy Swetnam, MS, LPC, LCDC, as Executive Director

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Swetnam to lead facility's efforts to help those struggling with alcohol and drug addiction.

“We are delighted to have Amy lead the Starlite team...We are confident that she possesses the unique skills and experience that will help enhance Starlite’s services and build on its already-established national reputation.”

Starlite Recovery Center, a nationally recognized licensed and accredited treatment center, has announced the hiring of Executive Director, Amy Swetnam, MS, LPC, LCDC.

Swetnam is a behavioral health specialist with over 26 years of experience. She most recently served as the Executive Director for a chemical dependency treatment facility in Dallas / Fort Worth. Prior to this, she spent nine years with American Airlines, first managing the Employee Assistance Program (EAP), then overseeing all communications and employee engagement for their 12,000-plus employees. Swetnam also directed clinical services for a large behavioral healthcare provider in Arlington, Texas, provided counseling services as a psychotherapist for an outpatient counseling center, and was Clinical Director for Parkside Medical Services and MenningerCare Services.

“We are delighted to have Amy lead the Starlite team,” said Jerry Rhodes, President of the Recovery Division of Starlite’s parent company, CRC Health Group. “We are confident that she possesses the unique skills and experience that will help enhance Starlite’s services and build on its already-established national reputation.”

Swetnam is a published author and has been a presenter at local, state and national levels. She holds a degree in Psychology and a Masters in Counseling from the University of Wisconsin, and is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor.

“I am honored to join the Starlite team,” said Swetnam. “I’m aware of the quality of staff and program from referring numerous clients over the past 10 years with great results. I’m very excited about the opportunity to assist in the continuous improvement of a great program and dedicated staff.”

For over three decades, Starlite Recovery Center has offered clients an unmatched natural environment in which to recover from the devastating effects of drug addiction and alcoholism. With a professional, interdisciplinary staff of physicians, counselors and nurses, and a focus on innovative chemical dependency treatment, Starlite provides the individualized therapeutic structure essential for a client’s lasting recovery success. Starlite Recovery Center is accredited by The Joint Commission and licensed by the Texas Department of State Health Services. For more information, call (866) 220-1626 or visit Starlite Recovery Center.

Starlite Recovery Center is a member of CRC Health Group, the most comprehensive network of specialized behavioral care services in the nation. CRC offers the largest array of personalized treatment options, allowing individuals, families, and professionals to choose the most appropriate treatment setting for their behavioral, addiction, weight management and therapeutic education needs. CRC is committed to making its services widely and easily available, while maintaining a passion for delivering advanced treatment. For over two decades, CRC programs have helped individuals and families reclaim and enrich their lives.


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