Meet the Team of Addiction Specialists Committed to Bringing Rehab to You
The addiction treatment specialists at ALYST Health are committed to bringing the rehab experience to you in the comfort and privacy of your own home.
Since 2014, ALYST Health has been helping people treat and recover from substance addictions from the comfort and privacy of their own homes. With decades of shared experience in addiction recovery, substance abuse treatment, mental health, and case management, our team consists of:
Founder and CEO
Richard, the Founder and CEO of ALYST Health, has worked in the recovery field since 2002. Early on, Richard realized his passion for helping those afflicted with substance abuse. Over the past years, he has spent most of his career in the treatment field, facilitating interventions, detoxes, and coaching cases.
Under Richard’s direction, ALYST Health became the first sober companion company to receive accreditation from the Joint Commission in 2018. He continues to work with other national partners to improve the standard of care for those struggling with addiction. With participant health and improvement as his main focus, Richard strives to inspire the motivation for change.
Director of Operations
Diana started her career in the addiction recovery field in 2005. She spent many of those years as a healthcare consultant focusing primarily on healthcare policy and compliance. She has worked alongside many Doctors, Psychiatrists, and Researchers within the industry to help develop programs that provide effective, safe, and compassionate care to those struggling with mental health and substance abuse issues.
Diana is passionate about utilizing past insight and experience to improve the ALYST Health program.
Chief Operations Officer
Rachel is essential to the day-to-day operations of ALYST. With a background in financial planning and analysis, she helps ALYST maintain the highest-quality care, operational, and privacy standards. Rachel’s skills in office management and accounting have helped grow ALYST into the company we are today.
Mescal has worked in the field of addiction and mental health for over 20 years, helping treat clients with a range of diagnoses and difficulties. Much of his work has been with those suffering from addiction and various mental health issues, and he has done extensive work with adolescent clients.
He is a trained interventionist, experienced sober coach, and skilled case manager. He has had broad experience with numerous addictive behaviors, as well as comprehensive training in various therapeutic modalities, including EMDR Therapy. He is well versed in 12 Step and harm-reduction modalities.
Jason Wahler is a popular TV personality, Host, Actor, Advocate, and Philanthropist who has appeared on hit TV shows like MTV’S Laguna Beach, The Hills, Celebrity Rap Superstar and The Hills: New Beginnings. After years of publicly battling with addiction, he appeared on Dr. Drew’s Celebrity Rehab and began a new life in recovery. Jason has since dedicated his life to raising awareness on substance abuse and mental health. His hope is to one day change the public’s negative perception of those that struggle with substance use issues. As Brand Ambassador, Jason’s experience with addiction and multiple treatment episodes place him in a position to help others succeed in their respective journeys.
Life Coach and Strategist
Tim Storey is an acclaimed pop-culture thought-leader, author, speaker, “life strategist” and counselor credited for enhancing the lives of millions. He is able to connect on a personal level with people of all walks of life, from entertainment executives, celebrities, and professional athletes to adults and children in neighborhoods throughout America.
As the first and only at-home addiction treatment program accredited by the Joint Commission, our approach provides a level of privacy, confidentiality, and personalization that’s unavailable anywhere else.