Leadership and Staff
As the Program Director for Casitas Esperanza, Jose believes that everyone has the necessary tools inside of them to succeed and has made it his mission to motivate and uplift the clients he serves. During his career in co-occurring disorder treatment, he has worked in case management, crisis response, and served in administrative/leadership roles. Jose began his work in the field in 2003, with previous experience in managing dual diagnosis, forensic programs, and worked extensively with the Orange County Mental Health Courts. He has been a passionate advocate for those with mental health issues and substance use disorders and truly believes recovery is possible. Jose is enthusiastic about helping others find the courage to change.