Gina and Anthony Scott-Roides
With strong commitment to personal, family and community healing, Anthony & Gina are determined to make a difference in the community, primarily to those individuals and families suffering the effects of domestic abuse, mental health issues and problematic substance use.
Board Of Directors
Andrew Tartarsky – Honorary Member
Andrew Tatarsky is an internationally recognized leader in the treatment of problematic substance use and a psychobiosocial process model for understanding it. He has developed Integrative Harm Reduction Psychotherapy (IHRP) as an effective treatment for the full spectrum of substance use issues. He is founder and director of the Center for Optimal Living in New York City, a treatment and professional training center based on this mode. He has specialized in the field of substance use treatment for over 35 years working as a counselor, psychologist, program director, trainer, advocate and author.
Anurag (Rags) is the founder of The Difference Engine. Believing deeply in the human potential, Rags has dedicated his studies and work in helping individuals and businesses navigate successfully towards their passions and goals.
A leader at Landmark Worldwide, as well as stand-up Comedian, Vanda is passionate about helping her people. She enjoys her yoga, traveling, exploration and aligning with like-minded people.
A brilliant intuitive and adept in the arts and ancient wisdom practices. Demetri spends most of his time working towards creating the NewEarth Model that we all desire to see – A balanced ecosystem in which we thrive as a species and remain in harmony with Nature. His hobbies include speaking, listening, reading, and playing around in Photoshop. He runs Raw Dimension alongside his partner Sarah, and advocates for his community.
Neal Marshall Goldsmith Ph.D
With his degrees in Psychology, Counseling, and PHd in Social Psychology, Neal has worked in upper management and research for organizations like American Express, AT&T and Princeton University. He is a father and Author of Psychedelic Healing- The Promise Of Entheogens For Psychotherapy and Spiritual Development.
Brian has over a decade experience as a Holistic Psychotherapist and is an important part of the work of New York Harm Reduction Educators (NYHRE) that deal with the most stigmatized and Poverty-stricken people in NYC.