Amy Parker, Peer Support Recovery Specialist, BrightView

Amy Parker, CDCA

Certified Peer Recovery Support Specialist & Community Outreach Manager

First saw the sunrise in: Butler County, Ohio
Favorite breakfast food: Brioche French Toast
What brightens her day: Spending time with her daughters and husband. Also crafting, cooking and creating.

Amy Parker is a certified Chemical Dependency Counselor Assistant and a certified Peer Recovery Supporter. Though her clinical certifications provide her education for a professional capacity, her lived experiences are what makes her role so valuable. Amy is in long term recovery from Substance Use Disorder, more than six years. She hopes that by sharing her journey through addiction and recovery, she may inspire hope and change in others. Amy believes that kindness, patience and compassion are key factors that will help to break stigma and encourage hope for others.