Nelson is a Registered Nurse with years of experience working in psychiatric inpatient hospital settings that focused on mental health and substance use disorders. He has excellent skills and insight working with dual diagnosis clients in crisis.
Nelson previously spent time working in Neuroscience Research focusing on the dopaminergic pathways and its association with addiction and disease.
Nelson has dedicated time since 2010 educating young adults. He truly has a passion for this, and carries the belief that with adequate knowledge and information- people are able to make more informed decisions about their medical care and the long-term choices they make in how they live their lives .
He has always felt drawn to a holistic and empathetic approach to Nursing Care, which makes him the perfect fit for Alo House Recovery Centers®.