Andre Avant is a graduate of Ashford University with a Bachelors degree in Behavioral Science. Additionally, he graduated from Intercoast College specializing in Alcohol and Other Drug Studies with a CADC II Certification. Andre has 8 years of diversified experience in the field of counseling working with children and adults in detox, residential, outpatient, home, church, and school-based settings. He currently works with the homeless and low-income populations helping people heal by weaving a new life story and helping people develop/explore ones’ spirituality. Andre has great respect for those who choose to embark on the recovery journey. He believes this is a unique and personal process and treatment, which must be highly individualized to effectively assist each person.