Nikki is from the Bay Area but has lived in Orange County for over two years. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies from the University of San Francisco and has a certification in Substance Use Disorder Counseling. Nikki has had personal experience with addiction, which is why she finds working in this field to be so impactful and rewarding. Nikki is thankful every day to be able to help others, who have been struggling with the devastating effects of addiction and who want to change their lives, for the better. She prides herself on being someone whom clients feel they can trust & confide in, during their time in treatment. Nikki is adamant about being an active participant in her recovery on a daily basis, such as attending meetings, having a sponsor, holding multiple meeting commitments, helping others & working the 12 steps of NA. In her free time, Nikki enjoys spending time with her puppy Riley, spending quality time with her family & friends, and traveling.
“Addiction is giving up everything you love for one thing; while recovery is giving up one thing for everything you love.”