George’s strong experience in business development, organizational leadership, human resource development, operations, project management, marketing and customer service are invaluable as the CEO of Agape Treatment Center vision and mission. George is working diligently to change the paradigm in what we expect in a rehabilitation center and improving the overall quality of life with clients by truly taking a human interest in each individual client. George is a seasoned business leader with the unique ability to lead, motivate and inspire excellence in multiple facets of business & life. His specialty lies in overseeing operations by delegating tasks efficiently & effectively to partners & co-workers. His proven success with revitalizing multiple businesses & spearheading start-up ventures has made him a highly regarded entrepreneur in the hospitality, real estate and marketing sectors for more than 15 years. George graduated from Lynn University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration & Finance and a Master’s of Business Administration in Marketing. George’s passion for serving others and aiding them through education and opportunities to achieve success for themselves is what sets him apart as a leader in the community.
Stephanie Catalano has a Bachelor of Science in Sociology from Florida State University and a Master of Social Work from Florida Atlantic University. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Motivational Speaker, and Published Author. She serves at Agape Wellness as Clinical Director, Therapist, and Group Facilitator. Stephanie has over 5 years’ experience providing care in substance abuse and dual diagnosis treatment, this includes providing therapy at all levels of care. In addition, she has worked with children and families in the Dependency System and at-risk youth. Stephanie believes the most effective way to help an individual is through building a strong therapeutic alliance. She is committed to providing the best quality of care and prefers to focus on strengths and solutions to assist the individuals she has an opportunity to work with through their journey of healing and recovery. She believes in the power of love and connection and has a strong passion and desire to empower individuals as they work towards becoming aligned mentally, physically, and spiritually.
Shilo M Georg, CAC, ICRC-ADC, CCTP Member IATP (International Association of Trauma Professionals) Shilo currently is a Certified Addiction Professional, Internationally Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor, and Certified Clinical Trauma Professional. She holds a BA in Psychology from Florida Atlantic University and is currently pursuing her Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Hodges University. She plans to acquire her LMHC after completing her degree. Shilo has been working in the addiction field since 2011 and has held various positions in all different departments giving her an in-depth knowledge of the treatment industry. As a person in recovery, Shilo understand the struggles of addiction and is able to use both her education and personal experience to help clients in their journey to sobriety.
I have a passion for helping others and watching them come out of the darkness and back into the light. I became a case manager because of my own experience through treatment and always having a lot of case management needs that could make or break me along this journey. I take pride in helping clients with their work, legal, and other issues so that they can focus on the core of their problems and get on the path to success in their recovery.
Bruce has been working in the substance abuse field since 2012. Having come to Florida to begin his journey of recovery, he started his career in substance abuse by working as a group facilitator in the program that he completed. In 2018, he earned his Addiction Counselor Certification, and later this year, he will be completing his Masters Degree in Counseling.
Born in Colombia, Diego migrated to South Florida at the age of 12. He quickly found himself living a fast, destructive lifestyle that left him hopeless and broken. In 2015, he was able to start to recover, through his own journey in substance abuse treatment and a 12-step fellowship. After a year in recovery, Diego decided his passion for helping people would be best used to help those that are like him. He prides himself on his integrity and his ability to serve his community, in and outside of his recovery.
Passionate about helping others recovery from addiction and growing through mental heath. Devoted to helping others find their true self .