Photo of Theresa Parisi

Theresa Parisi

Theresa is a Certified Addiction Professional (CAP), a Certified Behavioral Health Case Manager (CBHCM) by The Florida Certification Board, and a Certified International Alcohol and Drug Counselor (ICADC) by The International Certification and Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC). Theresa is also a Certified Professional Life Coach and volunteers at a local mental health facility helping individuals who struggle with homelessness and addiction. Theresa is a well-rounded clinician with experience working as a Primary Addiction Counselor, Case Manager and Director of Utilization Review in various treatment centers for addiction and mental health in Florida, Minnesota, and Colorado. She also has experience with admissions, marketing, and outreach. Eager to learn, Theresa is currently working on her Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. As a proud recovering addict herself, Theresa understands first-hand the struggles of addiction. There is no limit to what Theresa is willing to do to make a difference in the field of Addiction!

Posts by Theresa Parisi

Back to blog

How Do You Know if Someone Is Using Heroin?

Theresa Parisi ❘

There are many physical, emotional, psychological, and behavioral signs that will let you know that someone is using heroin.

7 Tips for Dealing with Insomnia During Detox

Theresa Parisi ❘

Insomnia is one of the most challenging withdrawal symptoms many starting recovery experience during detox, but there are ways to minimize its impact.

Is Alcohol a Drug?

Theresa Parisi ❘

Alcohol is a drug, and a highly addictive one. Specifically, It is classified as a Central Nervous System (CNS) depressant.

Understanding Addiction Transference

Theresa Parisi ❘

Addiction transference is a common problem that can occur to individuals who struggle with or are recovering from alcohol, drug or behavioral addictions.

The Top 10 Relapse Prevention Skills

Theresa Parisi ❘

Relapse prevention skills are essential to learning to live a happy life in recovery. One can learn to implement these coping skills to prevent relapse.

Proper Etiquette for 12-Step Meetings

Theresa Parisi ❘

What Do Teens Need to Know About Substance Abuse?

Theresa Parisi ❘

One of the biggest concerns many teens find themselves facing is substance abuse, whether involving themselves, a family member, or a close friend

How Do You Know If Someone Is Using Meth?

Theresa Parisi ❘

It's not difficult to tell that someone you know is using meth, and it's important to take action to help them. Learn more about how to spot meth use.

Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorders

Theresa Parisi ❘

Medication can be an important and beneficial part of any treatment plan for opioid addiction. Learn more about how medication can support recovery.

Treatment professionals are waiting for your call

(855) 826-4464

Take control of your life

Our treatment providers offer 24/7 assistance.

  • Access to top treatment centers
  • Caring, supportive guidance
  • Financial assistance options

Call now:

(855) 826-4464

OR

Have us call you:

(877) 746-0480

Where do calls go?

Calls to numbers on a specific treatment center listing will be routed to that treatment center. Additional calls will also be forwarded and returned by one of our treatment partners below.

All calls are private and confidential. Find out more about Addiction Center.

A treatment facility paid to have their center promoted here. Learn more about how to be featured in a paid listing.