NASHVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–JourneyPure, a leading provider of addiction treatment services for patients from across the nation, today announced the combination of Florida Counseling Centers, which operates outpatient centers in Central Florida, with JourneyPure Holdings, Inc. Through inpatient facilities, outpatient centers and proprietary coaching services and technologies, JourneyPure delivers a full continuum of integrated, high quality services to assist each patient in becoming and staying healthy.
Founded by Dr. Mike Ronsisvalle in 2004, Florida Counseling Centers has earned a reputation for providing superior behavioral healthcare services to thousands of individuals. With the addition of Florida Counseling Centers to the JourneyPure family of addiction treatment centers, Dr. Ronsisvalle joins the JourneyPure team as chief of clinical operations for JourneyPure’s Central Florida operations.
“We are honored that Dr. Mike Ronsisvalle and his teammates have joined JourneyPure and know that they will make tremendous contributions. Since many of JourneyPure’s patients suffer from co-occurring mental illness and substance use disorders, the Florida Counseling Centers team has expertise that will be especially helpful in meeting the specialized needs of these individuals,” stated JourneyPure CEO and Co-founder Kevin Lee.
JourneyPure today also announced plans to open a residential treatment facility in the coming months adjacent to the Florida Counseling Centers outpatient center in Melbourne, Florida. This new facility will serve men and women who will benefit from addiction treatment services provided in a residential environment through daily group and individual therapy sessions.
According to Dr. Ronsisvalle, “The partnership between JourneyPure and Florida Counseling Centers makes sense simply because of our shared passion to help individuals struggling with addiction find hope and healing. This passion is reflected in the heart of every JourneyPure team member I have met, and it permeates the clinical focus on providing trauma informed treatment that addresses both addiction and underlying mental health issues. JourneyPure and Florida Counseling Centers are stronger together, which will help us leverage our shared passion to effect change in the lives of even more people.”
In addition to maintaining an active clinical practice, Dr. Ronsisvalle’s extensive background includes authoring professional articles and popular books, including his latest published by Siloam Charisma House entitled Stress Relief for Life. He also serves as host of both Reality Radio and the groundbreaking television series Dr. Mike: Changing Your Reality. Dr. Ronsisvalle earned both a Master of Arts and a Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology from Wheaton College. He completed his Predoctoral Internship, with an emphasis on Child, Adolescent and Family Therapy, at Alexian Brothers Medical Center in Chicago.
JourneyPure has been rapidly expanding its footprint in regional markets and currently serves patients from across the nation through six inpatient facilities in Tennessee, Kentucky and Florida, as well as numerous sober living homes and outpatient clinics. In addition to the residential facility to be added in Melbourne, Florida, JourneyPure’s residential facilities in the state include JourneyPure Emerald Coast in Panama City Beach, Florida, and JourneyPure 12 Keys Rehab in Jensen Beach, Florida. Other residential facilities include JourneyPure At The River and JourneyPure Voyage in Murfreesboro, Tennessee; JourneyPure Serenity Network in Knoxville, Tennessee; and JourneyPure Bowling Green in Bowling Green, Kentucky.
JourneyPure is a leading provider of innovative addiction treatment services with an emphasis on treating co-occurring mental illness and substance abuse disorders. Through a combination of inpatient facilities, outpatient centers and proprietary coaching services and technologies, JourneyPure delivers a full continuum of integrated, high quality services to assist each patient in becoming and staying healthy. Led by a highly accomplished team of industry experts, JourneyPure is a privately held company headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee. For more information about JourneyPure and its services, visit www.journeypure.com or call 1-888-601-0982.
This article originally appeared in BusinessWire.com.