Mr. Miller joined Futures in September 2012. Before joining Futures, Mr. Miller worked in residential and IOP settings as a group facilitator and case manager/counselor and is a certified recovery coach. He is intervention trained through ARISE and is a certified recovery coach and recovery coach trainer through the Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery (CCAR). Mr. Miller is a proud Bachelor of Arts in Sociology with honors graduate from the University of Florida. Since joining Futures, he has completed a trauma-informed Master of Social Work (MSW) with honors at Barry University and a two-year clinical internship at an inpatient psychiatric unit for children, adults, and seniors. Mr. Miller is the Board President for Treatment Professionals in Alumni Services (TPAS). TPAS is an international non-profit professional organization committed to fostering long-term recovery through continued care and alumni services.
As Director of Alumni Services, Mr. Miller is involved in developing Futures programming for current clients and clients and families, as they transition to post-treatment life as alumni. He is responsible for the Coining In process of current clients and Days of Ascent for alumni and families. Mr. Miller trains Futures staff and the greater community as recovery coaches through the CCAR Recovery Coach curriculum. The alumni services department has two main aims, proactive support, via regular phone calls, text messages, and emails and fostering community through regional alumni meetings and sober outings.