Christian Hodges has been working in the mental health field for the past 14 years. He received his B.S. degree from Humboldt State University in Sociology with a minor in Criminal Justice in 2005. After receiving his master’s degree in Marriage and Family therapy in 2014 he has focused his treatment areas on acute mental health issues and substance use disorders. Christian has been counseling individuals over the past 14 years in various clinical settings. Christian has worked with incarcerated populations, in facilities for those experiencing an acute mental health crisis, and in long-term recovery programs. Christian considers himself a holistic health practitioner specializing in Motivational Interviewing, Solution Focused therapy, and the Transtheoretical Model. His primary focus while working at Restore Detox Centers is meeting each individual where they are at in their recovery journey and supporting them in gaining insight and awareness so that they may create space for change.