Dave D'Antonio, Vice President, Membership Chair

Dave D’Antonio – Is Director of Partial Care Union and RIST Services with Bridgeway Rehabilitation Services, Elizabeth, N.J. He has a MA in Clinical Psychology and is a Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor as well as a Certified Co Occurring Disorder Specialist and Certified Clinical Supervisor.  He helped develop and still oversees one of the first Co Occurring Disorder programs in New Jersey. He has 30 years of experience in the fields of psychiatric rehabilitation and addictions and the provision of direct care services. He is an addictions approved trainer in Motivational Interviewing, Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Group Counseling, Integrated Co Occurring Disorder Assessment and Treatment and trains in Social Connection, Crisis Intervention Training, Loneliness and the Brain and Evidence Based Practices. He is on the Addictions Professionals of New Jersey Board and the Executive Board of the New Jersey Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association.   He is the Chairperson of the NJPRA Partial Care Providers Group. He is a past recipient of the Mort Gati Award.