Victoria Herbert, NCAC, CAS, Primary Counselor

With over a decade of experience in the field of addiction treatment, Victoria Herbert brings a passion to New Directions for Women that demonstrate client centered care and service. As an Intake Coordinator, Victoria provides compassionate customer service for every family and potential patient that reaches out to New Directions for Women. Having education in treating substance use disorder, and cooccurring mental health diagnosis Victoria recognizes the broader scope in assisting the family system. Victoria has dedicated her focus on the underserved population of women and women with dependent children suffering from alcohol or drug dependencies. Ms. Herbert completed her BA in psychology and is currently working on her master’s in clinical psychology from Vanguard University of Southern California. Ms. Herbert is a Nationally Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor (CADC-CAS, NCAC,), Certified Arise Interventionist (CAI), and Recovery Specialist.

As a certified Wellbriety facilitator, Victoria introduces patients at New Directions for Women to the recovery path of Wellbriety. The “Well” part of Wellbriety is the inspiration to go on beyond sobriety and recovery, committing to a life of wellness and healing every day.