Manifest Recovery Centers (866) 359-9052
18663 Ventura Blvd, Suite 300 Tarzana CA 91356
10100 Santa Monica Blvd Los Angeles CA 90067
Call (800)376-8402 for any question or concern

Our Staff

Founders

Ryan Rhodes

Ryan Rhodes

Co-Founder
Ryan began mentoring young people, many of whom saw surrendering to abstinence from drugs and alcohol an impossible task. Although this was not his experience, Ryan became aware of the gaps...
Brian Weiner

Brian Weiner

CEO/Co Founder
Brian has spent nearly two decades creating successful investment and financial management solutions for multi-national corporations and family offices. When Brian began working with Ryan...

Staff Members

Suzanne Sickner

Suzanne Sickner

Psy D, Ma, Lmft, Clinical Director
Suzanne, our Clinical Director, is a graduate of the American College of Switzerland where she earned her BA in International Studies. She received her MA and PsyD. in Counseli...
Natanya Ross

Natanya Ross

Director of Marketing and Outreach
Natanya has been working in the field of addiction treatment for over eight years. Through her kindness and warmth, she has the ability to connect with clients and their familie...
Gina Taylor

Gina Taylor

LVN, Director of Nursing
Gina Taylor has almost 20 years of experience working as a Licensed Nurse. Gina’s goal is to keep clients feeling safe, and confident in their individual detox process. ...
Dr. Edward Hayes Cunningham B.S., D.C., CSCS
Dr. Edward Cunningham, B.S., D.C., CSCS, USAW-L2 is an impassioned Mayo Clinic™ trained wellness coach, wellness consultant and chiropractor. Dr. Cunningham believes that...
Zev Rowlett

Zev Rowlett

Breathworks Instructor - RADT
Zev believes in helping communities, families, and individuals to learn, grow, and heal. He studied education and worked as a classroom teacher for over 10 years, working with...
Mitch Ellis
If you throw a lamb chop into a hot oven, what’s gonna keep it from gettin’ done?” -C.B. Luce Mitch Ellis cooked at Sanctuary Malibu, Marshall Clinic, and Malibu B...
Simone Felker

Simone Felker

Marketing + Business Development
Simone is a graduate of UCLA with a degree in Italian literature. Simone has a diverse and eclectic background in sales ,marketing , and social media...
Carson Carpenter

Carson Carpenter

MS, LMFT, Therapist
Carson is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. He obtained his Master’s of Science in Counseling at California State University at Northridge.
Virginia Borowiec

Virginia Borowiec

Nutritionist and Yoga Instructor
Virginia Borowiec moved to Los Angeles in 2003 after studying abroad at Oxford University in London, England. After tackling her own personal challenges with addiction in 2005,...
Morgen Miller

Morgen Miller

Client Advocate/Office Coordinator
Morgen is a Venice native who spent a significant amount of time honing her interpersonal skills in the hospitality industry before joining our team here at Manifest.
Carter Smith and Jax

Carter Smith and Jax

Client Advocate
When Carter was in fifth grade his teacher gave out awards at the end of the year. Most of the awards were basic such as “Best Dressed”, or “Best at Math”.
Kelly Fitzsimmons

Kelly Fitzsimmons

Operations Coordinator
Kelly Fitzsimmons graduated from Arizona State with a Bachelors of Science in Psychology. She is currently a graduate student in Pepperdine University’s Clinical Psychology with an emphasis...
Hunter Michael

Hunter Michael

LMFT, Group Facilitator
Hunter has been involved in the addiction field since before he began his career as an MFT. He is happily involved in many domains of therapy work, including teaching graduate students, working with Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing High Schoolers, and maintaining a private practice.
Lina Sved

Lina Sved

Client Advocate
Lina is a native to Southern Californian and has extensive experience with the treatment of addiction, caring for families of alcoholics and Alanon. Her unbounded love and compassion shines as she embodies the impeccable quality of service.
Ana Acosta

Ana Acosta

Client Advocate/CNA
She is currently attending nursing school to become a certified nurse. Ana’s priority is to help the clients feel safe and secure in their treatment.
Mando Minchaca

Mando Minchaca

Client Advocate
Mando has attended Glendale Community College for their Alcohol and Drug studies program. He has worked eight years in the recovery field and enjoys trying to help individuals on their road to recovery.
Yannis Poulis

Yannis Poulis

Client Advocate
I am a client advocate here at Manifest Recovery. I have been working in this field for over 5 years and I enjoy what I do. It’s a gift to be able to give back to people in active addiction.
William Mudd

William Mudd

Group Facilitator
William leads The Mindfulness in Recovery groups. He shares his love of the outdoors by blending mindfulness with experiential outings with those early in recovery. His company “Mudd Adventure Group” is the perfect “hands on experience” showing how sobriety...
Martha Oziel, MFT/AT

Martha Oziel, MFT/AT

Group Facilitator/Art Therapist
As a LMFT/ATR with years of consulting experience in Substance Abuse and Trauma I will guide, support and challenge you in a creative, loving and safe way...
Miguel Guzman, CADC-1, CATC-11

Miguel Guzman, CADC-1, CATC-11

Transitional Living House Manager
Mr. Miguel Angel Guzman completed his addiction studies program in 2009 from Pierce College and obtained his CAADE certification from the Addiction Counselor Certification Board of California...
Gahl Shevitz

Gahl Shevitz

Client Advocate
My name is Gahl. I got sober at 17 and have stayed sober since my first treatment center. I find internal happiness by getting the opportunity to help another person recover...
Vivian Johnson, AMFT

Vivian Johnson, AMFT

Group Facilitator
Vivian has a B.A in Illustration from Art Center College of Design, and an M.A in Marriage Family Therapy from Pacific Oaks College. Vivian began her work in treatment...
Josh Dunne, CADC

Josh Dunne, CADC

Clinician
Joshua Dunne is a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor and graduate from the University of California Los Angeles Substance Abuse Counselors Program. He began working in the field of Addiction and Behavioral Health in 2010 and joined the team at Manifest...
Brenda Menchel,CATC-1

Brenda Menchel,CATC-1

Case Manager
Brenda, lead case manager, has worked in the field of recovery for over six years. Being a CCAPP/CATC certified addiction counselor...
Krystal D. Waiters ICRC, CAC-AD

Krystal D. Waiters ICRC, CAC-AD

Womens Transitional Living House Manager
Krystal D. Waiters is a native of the Washington DC, metropolitan area. Her career in Addictions Counseling began in 2008 and since then she has worked for various organizations and with a myriad of populations...
Sydney Koffman

Sydney Koffman

Client Advocate
Bio Coming.
Ryely O’Hop

Ryely O’Hop

Nursing Assistant
Ryely has been a part of the manifest team since 2017. She has worked in treatment for the last nine years, as well as in healthcare. She enjoys reaching her hand out to other addicts and making them feel like equals. Her true passion is in nursing and mental health...
 Ashley Moore

Ashley Moore

Client Advocate
Ashley Moore is a client advocate for Manifest Recovery. Her main focus is to present a solution on drug addiction through her own experience with it...
Admissions
We accept most PPO Insurance, and are In-Network with Aetna, Anthem, Beacon Health Options, BlueCross BlueShield, Cigna, ComPsych, First Health Netowrk, Humana, MultiPlan, United Healthcare, US Health Works and ValueOptions.


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