Mike Rizzo, LMFT, CSAC

Clinical Supervisor

Mike Rizzo as Clinical Supervisor at La Fuente brings years of some of the most valued experience in working with LGBT people within the treatment setting. Mike Rizzo is a Licensed Marriage and Family therapist and a Certified Substance Abuse Counselor.  He earned his certification at Los Angeles City College and earned his master’s in psychology at Antioch University. Mike founded the Crystal Meth Recovery Services/Addiction Recovery Services, has worked at the Los Angeles LGBT Center since February of 2007 and prior to that was the Program Director of Alternatives, a residential treatment facility in Silver Lake. Mike is considered an expert in crystal meth addiction recovery and has served on the Los Angeles County Crystal Meth Community Task Force and other community advisory boards in the Los Angeles Area. Mike’s work within the recovery community has been featured in various mainstream publications, including GQ Magazine, The Advocate and an Emmy Award Winning episode of KCET’s “Life & Times” television series.