Extensively trained as a medical doctor and rehabilitation specialist, Don has extended his practice and personality to mental health therapy and addiction medicine.
Educated and licensed as a medical doctor, Dr. Fletcher's LifeStar focus is addiction medicine. He has a special interest in the issues of anxiety and depression which frequently accompany addictions. In addition to counselling patients he can offer medication assisted treatments which can be an important part of the recovery process for behavioral and substance addictions.
"Addiction recovery generally requires the use of every resource available.”
Education & Certifications
ATPSB - Advanced Training for Problematic Sexual Behaviors Certified via the Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health (SASH)
Member - American Society of Addiction Medicine
Academic Rank - Associate Professor
Medical Doctor licensure: Utah, California, Kansas, Florida, Alabama
M.D. University of Alberta
B.S. University of Alberta - Medical Science
I Want to Change My Life: How to Overcome Anxiety, Depression and Addiction by Steven M. Melemis, PhD MD