Peter Schafer holds a Master of Social Work from the University of Southern California. He has a passion for serving individuals and families that are currently experiencing substance abuse and mental health issues. During his studies at USC, Peter worked as a therapist at an acclaimed treatment center in Malibu, California. Prior to that he spent three years as a board member of a non-profit organization that served addicted mothers and their children in helping them to gain access to housing and recovery. Compassion is the driving force in Peter’s approach to treatment. He has witnessed first-hand that there is a way out of addiction and that recovery from the disease of addiction is possible.