John Roesch, CASAC, CIP is a partner at Suntra Modern Recovery and a certified addiction counselor and intervention professional trained in multiple modalities including ARISE, with a decade of industry experience in a variety of settings. John's specialties include alcohol/chemical dependency, systemic family work, and clients in psychiatric disorder crises.
John is a tireless advocate for individuals in addiction and mental health crises. He strongly emphasizes the importance of matching each client with the most appropriate recovery plan for their specific needs. He is also a huge proponent of client and family education, developing both a client and family-specific plan and, most importantly, post-discharge support and resources.
In addition to being a Certified Intervention Professional and Licensed Substance Abuse Counselor, John is also a Certified Recovery Coach and Peer Advocate. He holds a B.S. degree in Addiction Psychology from Southern New Hampshire University and is pursuing an M.S. degree in Mental Health Counseling.
John had a 20+ year career as a professional chef, sommelier, and beverage professional who worked at the world-renowned Windows on the World restaurant and represented some of the most prestigious beverage brands in the world. John spends his free time with his wife, four children, and two dogs, seeking out food nirvana, and leisure activities in his beloved Queens neighborhood.