Health & Wellness Integrated Healthcare
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BIOgraphy

Erik Peterson

Erik has over a decade of experience working with clients who struggle with substance abuse and co-
occurring disorders. Erik has worked both in the public and private sectors of behavioral health. Erik has
directed several substance abuse and co-occurring programs over his career. Erik holds credentials as a
Masters Level Certified Addictions Professional (MCAP) in the state of Florida. Erik is also credentialed by
the International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC) which facilitates reciprocity for the
credentialing of substance use disorder professionals; thus giving him the ability to practice his craft
internationally in over 60 countries. Erik throughout his career has always approached each client he
counsels as unique and emphasizes the importance of individualizing his client’s treatment to his or her
specific needs. Erik understands the importance of treating the person, and is an advocate of using
Evidenced Based Practices (EBP) to help educate and treat his clients as they travel on their road to
recovery.