Reed Smith is the Founder and Co-Owner of Centered Recovery drug and alcohol addiction treatment centers. He serves as Director of Client Services for the drug rehabs Marietta, drug rehabs Roswell and is in charge of assisting the drug rehabs Atlanta centers in Georgia. Reed began in the field of addiction first as Director of Admissions and Interventionist, but quickly became highly sought out for teaching and training for his unusual wit and expertise in mindfulness. Reed is an internationally known speaker in the field of drug and alcohol addiction and mindfulness. His personal story allows him to bring his own unique style and passion to his substance abuse rehabilitation classes ar the IOP drug rehabs Roswell location. He is passionate about helping people recover their physical and mental health through mindfulness, and serves as an educational speaker for the recovery industry in North Georgia.
Krista Smith is the Founder and Co-Owner of Centered Recovery drug rehabs Marietta, Roswell and Atlanta. She also serves as CEO of this nationally acclaimed drug and alcohol addiction treatment center. Krista has a BS in Psychology and is currently finishing her MS in Organizational Psychology from Troy University. She has worked in residential, inpatient and outpatient addiction treatment in many different roles. Krista is the author of “Transformational Recovery, A Mindfulness-Based Approach to Substance Abuse Recovery” in conjunction with clinically proven MBCT, MBRP, behavioral psychology, and cutting edge neuropsychology. Krista plays a big role in educating Atlanta, Roswell and Marietta, Georgia on substance abuse treatment. You can learn more about our IOP outpatient drug rehabs Marietta, Georgia program here.
Dr. Tim Cummings serves as Centered’s Medical Director for our drug rehabs Roswell and drug rehabs Marietta locations. He provides individualized medical services for our clients. Dr. Cummings received his undergraduate degree from Vanderbilt University in 1980 and completed medical school at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, in 1986. He has a private practice in Roswell where he has been providing high-quality care to his patients for over 15 years. Dr. cummings was voted as one of America’s Top Physicians by the Consumer’s Research Council for ten consecutive years. He has helped educate on substance abuse rehabiltation with our drug rehabs Atlanta, Georgia service area.
Mallory Long brings many years of caring and expertise to the Clinical Team at Centered. She is passionate about assisting others who are in need of kindness, knowledge, patience, and tolerance that comes from years of experience in the mental health and addiction treatment fields. The principle that guides her work for a client is, “I will seek to understand you and what is important to YOU. Understanding yourself and accepting yourself is the true task. It takes work but it is worth it.”
Mallory is a skilled counselor and group facilitator, and will be heading up our Clinical Team as Clinical Director as well as leading dynamic process groups for healing around addiction and mental health. Mallory has a Bachelor’s in Social Work from Mercer University and a Master’s of Divinity from the Christian Theological Seminary.
Paul is our drug rehabs Roswell and IOP drug rehabs Marietta a Licensed Associate Professional Counselor and earned his Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Denver Seminary in 2016. Paul also completed a 13 class program at the Denver Family Institute where he developed his skills in Marriage and Family Therapy. Paul has been working in addiction recovery since 2019 and prior to his career in Professional Counseling, he was an Acoustic Engineer. Paul is originally from the Metro Atlanta area. Paul enjoys helping clients build strong support both within the family and within the community. He also is passionate about helping confront and heal the underlying causes of addiction, whether it be anxiety, depression, grief, or one of the many other contributing factors that play into the development of substance abuse.
Jessica Delgado joins the Centered team as our in-house nurse at the IOP drug rehabs Reswell location. She has been working as a nurse for 12 years and has been in the Roswell, Georgia area for about three years. Jessica has a passion for working with people that have substance abuse problems and helping them achieve their health goals.
David White, CPS, CAC serves as the Business Development Lead for Centered Recovery drug rehabs Roswell and drug rehabs Marietta. He is a graduate of University of North Georgia with an Associate’s Degree in Social work and a Bachelor’s in Business Management. David has been an active member in the recovery community for the past seven years, and currently sits on the Friends of Recovery Board for Treatment Services in Dawson and Hall counties. David is also a member of the Partnership for a Drug Free Hall and the Hall County Domestic Violence Task Force. He has a true passion for life and for helping others achieve lasting physical, emotional, and mental health. David’s experience of being in recovery himself, as well as his experience with mindful living, gives him a unique ability to help clients all over Georgia find the treatment that best fits their unique needs.
These ripples include: leading small groups in mindfulness practices, facilitating an online community (Tuesday Talks with Strangers), coaching individuals and consulting with a large healthcare organization during a pandemic to bring mindfulness and peace to front line workers.
She currently works at Kennestone Hospital as a Rehab Assistant, is the mother of a teen daughter, loves nature, live music and laughing with family and friends. In her free time you can find her paddle boarding at the lake or hiking at Kennesaw Mountain; letting joy lead the way!
Carson serves as our resident videographer and social media support team member for both the IOP drug rehabs Roswell and outpatient addiction treatment center in Marietta, Georgia. Carson has been a videographer for 5 years and works as a digital animation artist/3D VFX artist for video game development when not at Centered. He has a passion for helping people and can usually be found helping out in Marietta group on Thursday evenings as well! Carson owns Cinema Motions and is a fun member of our team!
Robert Schlien joins Centered’s Outpatient drug rehabs Roswell and Marietta, Georgia as a Mindfulness Master Group Facilitator. He shares his decades of wisdom and understanding in mindfulness, meditation, and breath work. Robert has a Bachelor’s of Science from Long Island University in Psychology and has worked in mental health hospitals and in hospice care for over 11 years. Robert also has spent many years volunteering with Big Brothers, Big Sisters program of Broward County and was twice nominated for “Big Brother of the Year.” Robert holds certifications to teach Transformational Meditation, Mindfulness Meditation, Insight Meditation, Patanjali, and Bhagavad Gita courses. He completed his mindfulness training from the Transformational Meditation Institute through the Poverello Center and the Holy Angels Church in Wilton Manors, Florida, where he then taught meditation and yoga for 18 years for HIV/AIDS patients. He can also be found teaching Mindfulness Meditation at the Episcopal Church of Dahlonega, GA on Thursday evenings.
Amir Karkouti joins our outpatient drug rehabs Roswell team as a group facilitator and transformative coach. Amir is a transformative coach, owner of a San Diego based chain of restaurants, and author of numerous titles, including Do NOTHING To Get EVERYTHING, Lessons From My Coach, Happiness Formula, and others. From his personal and professional experiences working with a range of clients, he has discovered that we all have the capacity for innate well-being. Amir has worked with clients at West Coast Recovery Center in San Diego for over four years. He lives in Carlsbad and can be found spending time with his beautiful wife, French Bulldog, and the world’s smallest and cutest coach; his daughter, Aria. You can find out more about him at amirkarkouti.com