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Meet the Team: The Experts Behind Your Substance Use Disorder Treatment

At Ascend Medical Wellness Concierge, we take great pride in our team of experienced and dedicated medical professionals who are at the heart of our commitment to helping individuals on their journey to recovery from substance use disorder. In this blog post, we'll introduce you to two key specialists who play a crucial role in guiding and supporting our clients towards lasting sobriety.

Dr. Scott, MD - Medical Director

Dr. Courtney S. Scott attended the University of Southern California, where he received his medical degree from Keck School of Medicine, USC in 2006. With more than 13 years as a licensed physician with specialty in emergency and internal medicine, Dr. Scott has extensive experience in the substance abuse treatment and prevention field. Courtney understands the need for prevention, evaluation, diagnosis, treatment and recovery for all individuals suffering from the constraints of substance abuse and the many co-occurring health conditions that accompany the disease. He has been working in the field of substance abuse for over 6 years as Medical Director for inpatient and outpatient substance abuse programs. Dr. Scott passionately continues his mission to educate individuals and their communities on how to achieve whole health by applying multiple forms of treatment with a holistic approach.

Dr. Scott's expertise lies in developing individualized treatment plans that address the physical, emotional, and psychological aspects of addiction. He understands that each client's journey is unique, and is committed to tailoring treatment to meet their specific needs. His compassionate approach, combined with her deep understanding of addiction and its complexities, has made him a trusted figure in the field of addiction medicine.

Clients who work with Dr. Scott benefit from his comprehensive assessments, evidence-based treatments, and ongoing support. His dedication to the well-being and recovery of each individual she serves is a cornerstone of our personalized approach at Ascend Medical Wellness Concierge.

Kareem Abdul Jabbar - Licensed Clinical Social Worker Recovery from substance use disorder is not just about physical detoxification; it also requires addressing the underlying emotional and psychological factors that contribute to addiction. Kareem Abdul Jabbar, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, is an essential member of our team who specializes in providing the emotional and psychological support necessary for lasting recovery.

Kareem is a licensed clinical social worker with a work history that has spanned different populations. Starting in the field of entertainment, Kareem eventually transitioned to the healthcare field specializing in crisis intervention. After working in outpatient and inpatient settings, Kareem further honed his skills focusing on one on one treatment before joining the team at Ascend. As the child of someone in the public eye, the need for privacy has never been lost on this clinical director who has over a decade experience working with people

managing addiction.

Kareem's commitment to his clients' emotional and psychological well-being is evident in the lasting transformations he helps facilitate. He believes in the power of personalized care and takes the time to build meaningful connections with each individual he supports.

At Ascend Medical Wellness Concierge, our team of specialists is united by a shared commitment to guiding individuals on their path to recovery. Dr. Sarah Mitchell and John Davis are just two examples of the dedicated professionals who make our personalized substance use disorder treatment programs so effective.

We understand that every person's journey to sobriety is unique, and our experts are here to provide the tailored care, support, and guidance needed for lasting recovery. If you or a loved one is seeking help in your battle against addiction, we invite you to meet our entire team and discover the compassionate expertise that awaits you at Ascend Medical Wellness Concierge.

Your journey towards a brighter, addiction-free future starts here.

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