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Alta Mira

October 28, 2011 09:00 ET

Alta Mira Recovery Centers Announces New Executive Director

SAUSALITO, CA--(Marketwire - Oct 28, 2011) - Alta Mira is pleased to announce that Cherlyne Short Majors, Ph.D. has joined the treatment center as their new Executive Director. A highly accomplished and well respected behavioral healthcare professional, Dr. Majors has over 24 years of experience at prestigious treatment facilities such as the Betty Ford Center, Cirque Lodge, and Charter Behavioral where she held executive-level positions.

"Cherlyne's track record as an agent of change and in helping develop successful start-ups will be especially valuable to us as we invest in innovative behavioral healthcare programs and make continuous improvements at Alta Mira," said CEO William Morrison.

"I am delighted to be working with the team at Alta Mira to provide the most effective, high caliber treatment programs available and to truly differentiate the recovery experience here from any other," said Dr. Majors.

Dr. Majors has two master's degrees from Southern Methodist University and a doctorate from the International University of Graduate Studies in New York where she completed her Ph.D. in Addiction Studies as well as post-graduate training in Family Systems Theory. A Clinical Member of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, she is also a Master Addiction Counselor (National) and licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor (Texas).

About Alta Mira
Alta Mira is a comprehensive addiction treatment center blending proven clinical techniques with innovative and holistic healing in a magnificent and serene setting above the beautiful San Francisco Bay. The center offers one of the highest levels of care with cutting edge therapeutic, spiritual and experiential programs that have proven effective in helping residents develop resources for lifelong recovery. For more information about Alta Mira and its programs visit or call 866.922.1350.

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