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Meet The Staff

Valley Recovery Center’s caring and dedicated staff is here to help you and answer any questions that you may have. Please contact us anytime at (888) 989-9690.

Scott Ward, CAS, CADC, CAMFT - CEO of Valley Recovery Center

Scott Ward, CAS, CADC, CAMFT


Scott joined Summit BHC in 2018 and brings 25 years of well-rounded and diverse executive management experience. Throughout his career, Scott has been passionate about helping individuals and families achieve a myriad of personal goals, no matter the scale. He has worked with senior executives from Miramax Films, DreamWorks Pictures, and Universal Pictures. He previously worked with Foundations Recovery Network and spent several years at Regional VP of Sunspire Health.

Raised in Pennsylvania, he graduated from the Pittsburgh Institute of Art and holds a degree in business. Scott is a Certified Anger Management Facilitator (CAMF) and is also a Certified Alcoholism and Drug Addictions Recovery Specialist. He has been a resident of Sacramento and Palm Springs since 2004 and is actively involved with the spiritual and philanthropic communities there and throughout California. Hard work, unbending purpose, and compassionate understanding are his keys to success.

He enjoys cycling, hiking, eating right, eight hours of sleep, working out and relaxing with his Labradoodle Bodie and his English bulldog Dani.

David Burke - LAADC, SAP, Professional Interventionist - Valley Recovery of california Fresno - outpatient drug rehab - fresno iop - fresno drug rehab

David Burke, LAADC-CA, IS

National Clinical Outreach

David Burke is committed to the process of recovery and shares his passion for the field by connecting a variety of people within the community. Mr. Burke strives on ensuring that all people receive the most appropriate care in the best possible setting for them. Mr. Burke has strong community relationships and works with others to build bridges for people needing help. He works with larger organizations, such as insurance companies and hospitals, as well as smaller referral sources such as private practitioners and family members. David ensures excellent communication with the entire team and approaches each situation as unique.

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Tiffany Vasquez - Outpatient Clinician - Valley Recovery Center - Fresno Intensive Outpatient Program IOP - alcohol and drug treatment

Tiffany Vasquez, M.S., IMF

Outpatient Clinician

Tiffany graduated from CSU Fresno where she earned her Master of Science degree in Marriage and Family Therapy. She is a registered clinician with the Board of Behavioral Sciences, and is currently in the final stages of completing her Pupil Personnel Services (PPS) credential. Tiffany attended UC Riverside where she completed her Bachelor of Arts degree in sociology. While in Southern California, Tiffany also served as a board member for a non-profit organization that empowered women and youth. She supplemented this by volunteering at a runaway shelter for teens, and it was through this challenging and rewarding work that Tiffany found her passion in the human services industry.

Tiffany was born and raised in Fresno and has a strong passion for this community. Because of this, she decided to take everything she learned in her studies and returned to Fresno to complete her graduate work. While broadening her clinical experience, she has assisted children, families, individuals and couples in therapeutic setting. She has additional specialized experience in co-parenting and anger management groups, as well as varied experience in the educational setting.

When not broadening her experience in the field where she has found her passion, Tiffany spends time engaging in her love for sports or watching movies.

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Jovon Beck, AOD, CATC - Clinician - Valley Recovery Center of California - drug and alcohol rehab - addiction detox center

Jovon Beck, AOD, CATC


Jovon has been providing services to Sacramento area children, teens and families since 2003. Jovon strives to create a safe and nurturing atmosphere in which individuals can be supported in their efforts to change and grow as well as become reconnected to their strengths and dreams.

He enjoys spending time with his family and has a dog named Peter, who keeps him busy. He enjoys traveling to various places like Lake Tahoe and Hawaii.

Eileen Javed, RN, BSN - Valley Recovery Center of California - drug and alcohol detoxification facility - alcohol rehab - addiction treatment center

Eileen Javed, RN, BSN

Eileen provides oversight for nursing staff and mental health technicians at Valley Recovery Center. Eileen joined Valley Recovery Center in 2017. She is passionate about whole person care, patient safety, quality of care and the patient experience. Eileen is responsible for championing frontline improvement efforts within the nursing department and is a dedicated advocate of excellence in patient care. Eileen received her bachelor of science in nursing from the University of Vermont in 2007 and is currently completing her master of science in healthcare administration and leadership from the University of California San Francisco.

Stephanie Kvasager, LCSW - Clinical Director - Valley Recovery Center - alcohol detox - drug rehab facility - addiction treatment center

Stephanie Kvasager, LCSW

Clinical Director

Stephanie oversees the direction of the clinical team in service of client care, leads program development, and co-directs staff training at Valley Recovery Center of California’s Residential Treatment facility. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, earning both her Bachelors and Masters degrees in Social Work from Sacramento State University of California. She has a wealth of diverse clinical experience, including 12 years of treating adults and children with a range of acute psychiatric disorders in both residential and outpatient settings. Stephanie is passionate about breaking down socially constructed barriers that keep people from accessing treatment, collaborating with and advocating for oppressed groups, and the development of clinical staff.

Glenn Parker, LADCC - Valley Recovery Center - California drug rehab center

Glenn Parker, LADCC

Glenn has worked in the addictions field since 2002. Glenn has always had a passion for working with others. He has held positions of lead counselor, program director and has also been an instructor and lecturer in substance abuse education as well as substance abuse counselor training. He currently holds the credentials of licensed advanced alcohol and drug counselor in the state of California .

Cicily Naef M.S., CATC IV - Director of Admissions & Outpatient Services - Valley Recovery Center - Intensive outpatient program IOP - outpatient drug rehab center

Cicily Naef M.S., CATC IV

Director of Admissions & Outpatient Services

Cicily comes to us with experience and knowledge that contributes to her providing a warm, welcoming, and compassionate experience for our potential clients and their family members. Cicily received her Master’s in Psychology with an emphasis in Chemical Dependency and Compulsive Disorders from California Southern University. She obtained her CATC IV certification shortly thereafter. She strives to ensure that clients and their families feel like they are being heard and cared for. She has a passion for helping others and tries to create a safe and supportive environment in order to meet the client where they are at and to get to the root of their addiction. She comes from a strengths-based approach and tries to collaborate with the client in order to meet their needs and address opportunities for growth.

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