Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) September 24, 2015
Eating Recovery Center of California, a leading provider of eating disorder treatment in Northern California, today announced that Ambrozino Storr has joined the executive leadership team. As President of Eating Recovery Center of California, Storr will oversee the clinical and administrative operations of three eating disorder treatment centers in Sacramento, Fresno and the Bay Area. Additionally, Storr will collaborate closely with Eating Recovery Center’s Denver-based leadership to remain responsive to the evolving treatment needs of patients, families and referring professionals in the region, while maintaining the clinical and administrative excellence of facilities within the Eating Recovery Center family of programs.
“Ambrozino Storr possesses a unique fusion of behavioral healthcare administration and clinical patient care experience,” explains Ken Weiner, MD, FAED, CEDS, Founding Partner and Chief Executive Officer of Eating Recovery Center. “This dual expertise will be particularly valuable to him as he continues to foster Eating Recovery Center of California’s recent growth and leads ongoing efforts to meet rising regional demand for specialized eating disorder treatment in Northern California.”
Storr has extensive experience in behavioral healthcare in addition to over 12 years of delivering psychiatric patient care for adults, adolescents and children in both outpatient and inpatient settings. Prior to joining Eating Recovery Center of California, he served as Chief Executive Officer for three Acadia Healthcare behavioral hospitals, including Pacific Grove Hospital in Riverside, CA, Seven Hills Behavioral Health in Henderson, NV and Options Behavioral Health Hospital in Indianapolis, IN. In these executive leadership roles, Storr was responsible for physician recruitment, strategic coordination of new hospital ventures, achieving financial objectives, operations planning for clinical services and nursing administration, and developing relationships with local industries, government and the community.
Prior to moving into behavioral healthcare administration, Storr was a clinician providing direct patient care to adults, adolescents and geriatrics in Illinois. He served as a Milieu Director Streamwood Behavioral Health/Rock River Academy and Residential Facility (Acadia Healthcare), a case worker for the Illinois Department of Child and Family Services and a Mental Health Counselor at Janet Wattles/Mildred Berry Center. Before moving into the behavioral health field, he served for nine years as a financial counselor for JPMorgan Chase & Co. Storr earned his Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the National-Louis University in Chicago and is currently pursuing a Master’s in Addiction Counseling and Healthcare Administration from Grand Canyon University.
About Eating Recovery Center of California
Eating Recovery Center of California is a Joint Commission-accredited center for eating disorders treatment and prevention based in Sacramento, California. Founded in 2000 by eating disorders experts and formerly known as Summit Eating Disorders and Outreach Program, Eating Recovery Center of California is a medically-supervised treatment program serving female and male adults and adolescents with Anorexia, Bulimia, Binge Eating Disorder and related conditions including trauma, substance abuse, exercise compulsion, diabetes and medical/psychiatric complications. A multidisciplinary team of professionals oversees comprehensive outpatient levels of care, including a seven day-per-week Partial Hospitalization Program, an Intensive Outpatient Program and flexible Outpatient programming in Sacramento, as well as flexible Outpatient services in Fresno and the Bay Area. Eating Recovery Center of California works closely with Denver-based Eating Recovery Center.
For additional information about Eating Recovery Center of California, call (916) 794-4007, email info@EatingRecoveryCenterCA.com or visit http://www.EatingRecoveryCenterCA.com to speak with a Master’s-level eating disorder therapist.
About Eating Recovery Center
Eating Recovery Center is an international center providing comprehensive treatment for anorexia, bulimia, other specified feeding or eating disorder (OSFED) and binge eating disorder. Under the leadership of Drs. Kenneth Weiner, Craig Johnson, Emmett Bishop, Philip Mehler and Ovidio Bermudez, programs provide a full spectrum of services for children, adolescents and adults that includes Inpatient, Residential, Partial Hospitalization, Intensive Outpatient and Outpatient Services. A compassionate team of professionals collaborates with treating professionals and loved ones to cultivate lasting behavioral change. Denver-based facilities include the Behavioral Hospital for Adults, the Behavioral Hospital for Children and Adolescents, the Eating Recovery Center Behavioral Hospital at Pine, the Partial Hospitalization Program for Adults, the Partial Hospitalization Program for Children and Adolescents and Outpatient Services. In an effort to increase patient access to care throughout the United States, Eating Recovery Center provides centers of excellence for the treatment of eating disorders across the country including Eating Recovery Center of California, Eating Recovery Center of Washington, Eating Recovery Center of Dallas, Eating Recovery Center of Houston, Eating Recovery Center of Ohio, Insight Behavioral Health Centers (Chicago, IL), Eating Recovery Center of San Antonio, and Eating Recovery Center of Austin.
For additional information about Eating Recovery Center, call (877) 789-5758, email info(at)eatingrecoverycenter.com or visit http://www.eatingrecoverycenter.com to speak with a Master’s-level eating disorder therapist.