About Brent

Brent is a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor. He is also a Certified Mindfulness In Recovery Facilitator and has a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from West Texas A&M University. Brent was born and raised in Duncanville, TX. After years of fighting and struggling with alcoholism and addiction, Brent was introduced to the 12 Steps and a life of recovery in October 2010. Brent utilizes ACT, REBT, Buddhist Psychology, and mindfulness meditation techniques in his therapeutic approach. Brent believes that people don’t have to be defined by their past and therefore are capable of restoring and changing the trajectory of their lives. Brent’s passion is helping people discover and connect with their core values, learn mindfulness skills and techniques, and enable them to live a more authentic, mindful life that is in alignment with their core values, while being guided by his core values of love, kindness, compassion, honesty, dignity, and respect. Brent has worked in the behavioral healthcare field since 2010. Prior to joining the team at The Last Resort, he worked for other behavioral healthcare organizations, working in Direct Client Care, Clinical Services, Recovery Services, Family Program Services, Admissions, and Transitional Living programs. When he is not working, Brent loves meditating, studying and practicing Buddhism, attending sporting events, attending concerts, working out, paddle boarding, listening to music, and going on adventures.