The Team at The Retreat of Broward
Drug and Alcohol Detox in Pompano Beach, FL
Director of Operations
Sean Harren serves as the Director of Operations for The Retreat of Broward. For many years, Sean has worked in residential drug and alcohol treatment centers and medical detoxification, always with the singular focus of facilitating quality care for each patient and offering support and communication with loved ones.
Sean understands that navigating and finding quality treatment providers without a map or a guide can be daunting. The urgency and complexity of many admission situations also require efficient and compassionate communication. Sean’s years of relationship building and experience have created a vast understanding of clinical and medical programming, logistics, insurance, and financing options in an ever-changing marketplace. He brings all of this expertise to The Retreat of Broward to make the journey a little less arduous for those ready to seek help and their support system.
Beyond his direct responsibilities to The Retreat of Broward, Sean has dedicated himself to the advocacy of addiction recovery and to make a difference in the local community, such as facilitating fellowship meetings in the Broward County jails.
Sean’s graduated from the Academy for Addiction Professionals. His clinical certification has added to his value to the dynamic leadership team at The Retreat of Broward. Sean graduated from the Miami-Dade Medical Campus and practiced as a Licensed Optician for many years before entering the addiction recovery field.
Ana Peana, LMHC
Ana is a licensed psychotherapist and qualified clinical supervisor with extensive experience in substance abuse treatment, families in crisis, and individuals in a dual diagnosis setting. As the former Clinical/Executive director of Fort Lauderdale Addiction Treatment Center and a former Chief Operations Officer of a drug and alcohol treatment facility in Fort Myers Beach, Florida, she has been responsible for directing and overseeing all aspects of treatment. Her widespread knowledge has included facilitating nationwide drug and alcohol interventions, drug court, substance abuse, and psychotherapy groups, providing individual, family, and crisis counseling, and supervising clinical programs. Her knowledge in helping families and individuals overcome the challenging and devastating effects of substance abuse and mental health issues have been the foundation of her professional career. She is passionate about the career that allows her to bring hope to families and individuals. Ana understands the importance of commitment and dedication, and her family is a cornerstone in her life. Ana looks forward to the opportunity of helping you and your loved ones work through all of your substance abuse and treatment-related concerns in a professional, compassionate, and dignified manner.
Alejandro Jimenez, R.N
Director of Nursing
Alejandro is a Registered Nurse who works with people suffering from the disease of addiction and other mental/behavioral disorders to help to get them on the road to recovery. Alejandro’s role as a nurse has taken him beyond the physical concerns of the person and he strongly believes that no two cases are alike, and he knows from experience that when clients feel heard and understood the individualized, supportive and dignified care we provide will result in the most rewarding outcomes. As Alejandro often says – “Seeing the sparkle come back into a person’s eyes is truly inspiring, motivating and rewarding”.
Alejandro’s achievements span across the addiction field and into other industries. Prior to becoming a nurse, he previously worked in the fashion and textiles industries, film and video production, and retail industry. Alejandro was drawn to the psychiatric and substance abuse field early on in his studies and transitioned into medicine and became a Registered Nurse in 2008.
As Director of nursing, Alejandro brings an abundance of supervisory and managerial experience to The Retreat of Broward which in the past has allowed him to lead, supervise, and training a varying and passionate group of medical personnel. Alejandro is a member of the Florida Nurses Association and has a degree in Business Administration and a degree in Nursing.
John Reed, MSW
John has worked in substance abuse treatment as a primary therapist since 2004. After ten years as a New York State Credentialed Addiction and Substance Abuse Counselor, he received his Masters in Social Work from Adelphi University in 2015. He has worked in various modalities, including inpatient psychiatric and substance abuse treatment and hospital-based social work. His experience in substance abuse ranges from clinical to administrative roles. As a psychiatric clinician, John has served in acute and residential settings, with specialized expertise as a Mental Health Evaluator in a psychiatric ER and as a DBT therapist and skills coach for adults and adolescents.
John strives to develop a therapeutic partnership with patients to promote healthy change by drawing out the patient’s strengths and the collaborative formation of realistic, attainable goals. By working with the patient’s innate resiliency, he believes, together, a recovery plan can be created that eases suffering and allows patients to learn and practice coping skills that can have a profound impact on their sense of competency, capabilities, and self-worth.
HR Director/Utilization Review Coordinator
Ed Walsh completed his addiction treatment certification at The Academy for Addiction professionals in Fort Lauderdale, FL. He is currently a Certified Addiction Counselor, filling UR liaison, case coordinator, and discharge specialist The Retreat of Broward.
Mr. Walsh has many years of experience in addiction, including marketing, treating, and coordinating services for those affected by substance abuse and mental illness. Mr. Walsh brings compassion, patience, knowledge, and firsthand experience to his work. He has helped many to achieve and maintain successful sobriety. Ed Walsh is also active in the Rockers in Recovery program and brings his musicianship to our treatment center, skillfully demonstrating how creativity, passion, and fun go hand in hand with successful recovery from addiction. We are fortunate to have him on our staff.
Director of Business Development
Jared is the Director of Business Development at the Retreat of Broward and is a native of Medford, New Jersey. He holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing/business development from Rutgers University. Jared has been working in the substance abuse industry for over a decade. He has a passion for helping those that are seeking recovery and has been instrumental in assisting many afflicted by addiction as well as working closely with their families. Jared leads with ethics and integrity as his primary focus and has been successful in developing working relationships with other providers locally and out of state. Jared is a valued member of The Retreat Of Broward
Why choose The Retreat of Broward
Choosing the right drug and alcohol detox center in Pompano Beach, FL, is vital to making a full recovery from addiction. The Retreat of Broward provides a tranquil, comfortable, and intimate environment where individuals are given the freedom and care they need to recover from addiction effectively.
We understand the complexities of detoxing from drugs and alcohol, which is why our trained addiction treatment specialists work hand-in-hand with the individuals at our detox in Pompano Beach, FL. They address many of the underlying aspects of detoxing from drugs and alcohol, including the physical, social, emotional, and spiritual.
Our modern detox facilitates located in Pompano Beach, FL, are intimate. Our staff is trained to cater to every individual’s unique needs. We provide specialized addiction treatment programs and addiction treatment therapy that ensure each individual leaves our addiction detox treatment center feeling energized, healthy, and most importantly, drug-free.
Most Insurance Plans Accepted
At The Retreat of Broward drug and alcohol detox facility in Pompano Beach, Fl,
our goal is to make sure that anyone who needs a detox from drugs or alcohol will receive help from our addiction treatment center in Pompano Beach, FL. The Retreat of Broward will help the individual to overcome the struggles of drug and alcohol detox and make sure they can get the help they need. We accept most insurance plans for our drug and alcohol detox and addiction treatment programs. If you don't have insurance, contact us to inquire about alternate treatment methods for yourself or your loved one.
Drug and Alcohol Detox for you or your loved one
The Retreat of Broward in Pompano Beach, FL helps individuals of all ages and backgrounds. We provide comfortable beds and areas that allow you the comfort you want when you need to medically detox from drugs or alcohol.
24 hour staffing
Nutrition Provided around the clock
Licensed and Accredited by the Joint Commission
Recognized as one of the top drug and alcohol detoxification centers in the country, we are focused on providing the highest standard of substance abuse treatment in Pompano Beach, FL. We continue to meet the highest standards set forth by the Joint Commission and have received their Gold Seal accreditation.
"This place was amazing and so comfortable! The staff does everything they can to help and there was not a time I didn't feel safe and any time I had a need it was taken care of right away. DEFINITELY would recommend this place to everyone looking for a professional, safe and comfortable place to detox."
"The retreat was very helpful to me. The staff was so nice and made sure I had everything I needed and more. The food was excellent. I really enjoyed my time here and would recommend it to anyone whos struggling with addiction or needs stabilization. Thank you to all the staff and the treatment center!"
"Amazing place helped me so much staff went above and beyond to talk me out of relapsing and to make a great plan for my next step after detox. forever grateful and will always have the staff in my heart."