Addiction Treatment at
Drug & Alcohol Treatment Programs
Banyan Treatment Center Massachusetts stands as a leader in providing growth through recovery by offering our clients multiple levels of care. We believe that each and every client has unique needs that is why we take pride in being able to offer our clients a truly customized treatment program. As a client enters treatment, we do a full assessment and from there an individualized custom care plan is established.
Banyan Massachusetts Team
Director of Operations
Brent was born and raised in Miami, FL but moved to Massachusetts in 2021. He received his Bachelors of Applied Sciences in Supervision and Management. Later, Brent received his MBA in Operations Management from Florida Atlantic University. With personal experience struggling with drug abuse, he has a solid working knowledge of the 12 step program and its principles. Thankfully, Brent has been able to move forward with 6 consistent years in recovery.
Brent began working in the addiction field in 2016 in both PHP and IOP levels of care. His passion is derived from inspiring others to remain sober with living by example and developing a structured atmosphere for both the clients and the employees. The opportunity to play a significant role in the decision-making process for the client is what inspires him the most. Being afforded the capability to innovate and improve processes towards a high-quality culture invokes gratitude within. Additionally, Brent enjoys allowing others to experience the concept of individual empowerment.
Brent’s goal is to rebrand the imprint Banyan has in the Massachusetts recovery community and establish a reputation for high-quality client care. He intends to promote growth, evolution, and unlimited potential in those who surround him and
Executive Director of MA
David Duren Ph.D., DAC
Joli Sparkman MSW, AMS-I
Massachusetts Alumni Coordinator
Michelle Ritucci was born and raised in West Springfield, Massachusetts. In the past, she suffered from addiction and mental health issues, which has led to her passion for helping others get help. Michelle thinks of herself as lucky to have a supportive family who put her into treatment and kept her focused. There she was shown a new and healthier way to live. Michelle is now clean and sober and is pursuing a bachelor's degree in Social Work. The tools she learned while in treatment provided her with continuous motivation to assist those in their recovery journey. She believes that working with the alumni community is both rewarding and exciting because she can help others become the best version of themselves.
Thomas "TJ" Atkinson was born and raised in Gardner, MA, and struggled with addiction for several years. Fortunately, he got clean on September 13th, 2020. TJ has been working for Banyan for close to a year. He began as a behavioral health technician, which has led him to build a good rapport with all the clients that have come thru the Clearbrook Mass facility. Coming into this field, TJ wanted to find the direction he wanted to go in to help people with their addiction. Working for Banyan, TJ found a path he is interested in and is currently going to school to be a therapist. TJ appreciates the new position he is presently in because now he can witness the clients' developments, and he enjoys seeing them change their lives around for the better. Also, he can gain more experience in the field that he so greatly desires to be an advocate.
Family Services Coordinator
Caleb was born in Louisville, Kentucky and played football at Lindsey Wilson College, where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management and Communication. Like many others in America today, Caleb suffered an injury on the field that resulted in the use of prescription pain medication, which eventually led him down the dark road of addiction. He sought treatment at Behavioral Health of the Palm Beaches, now a Banyan facility, more than four years ago and has been sober ever since. Caleb began his career at Banyan as an Admissions Coordinator and went on to receive several promotions within the organization. He now acts as a National Business Development Representative for the state of Kentucky, where he lives with his wife and son. Caleb is passionate about his position and being able to continue his career at Banyan in his home state, saying that he feels honored to be able to help those in his community who struggle with the same issues he once faced. He has made is his main goal to help anyone seeking treatment to get the help they need.
Stuff is amazing! The clinical director Wayne is absolutely awesome. I'm eternally grateful 🙏Eric l.
Marrissa,Patty and Diane were the best!There's alot if time in group but again I enjoyed the therapist and the opportunity to learn about others and share about myself.Kaylee B.
Great experience. I'm still clean and sober. 63 days today. Would recommend Banyan at clear Brook with high regards. Thank you all. Life couldn't be better ....Kevin Apthorp S.
A family member is currently being treated at Banyan Philadelphia & I am absolutely thrilled with their professionalism, attention to detail, communication to the family, thoroughness, & most importantly the excellent care that they provide to their patients.Chris R.
Clearbrook saved my life. Therapist and Staff were wonderful and would bend over backwards to help you in any which way they could.Barrett M.
The staff worked with me diligently on this. I have to give a shout-out to Kat on this one, as she convinced me to stay and try it out.Madison H.
The treatment program was amazing and 14 weeks later he is still in recovery and living in a sober living arrangement and back working.Walter S.
Thank you!!!Lex W.
Most Insurance Plans Accepted
At Banyan Detox our goal is to make sure that anyone who needs treatment from drug and alcohol addiction are able to get the help needed to assist them on the road to recovery. If you don't have insurance contact us to inquire about alternate methods regarding treatment for yourself or a loved one.