Peer Recovery and Support Specialist
Center for Behavioral Health, Las Vegas
Quintella’s background includes work as a manager in the Call Center at the Ventura County Rescue Mission. Prior experience includes The Shade Tree initially as a Client Advocate and then was promoted to the position of a Life Skills Specialist. Using her skills as a group facilitator, she was able to conduct daily groups for youth highlighting the topic of substance abuse awareness and facilitated groups on “Overcoming Life Obstacles” for adult participants.
Quintella is a women in long term recovery with 7 ½ years as an overcomer. As a Peer Recovery Support Specialist at Foundation for Recovery, Quinnie is using her experience and strengths to give hope to others that are still suffering. Her empathy and heart in working with the homeless, needy and destitute drives the passion she has in providing recovery support services to others.