In her therapeutic work at Ocean Drive, Josey Tynes facilitates individual, family, and group therapy sessions and develops treatment plans to identify and address each client’s strengths and weaknesses to give them the necessary tools to live the best life possible. Her systems-based perspective embodies the Caron philosophy that "the patient is the family, and the family is the patient." In addition to her ICGC-II certification, she is certified to treat compulsive shopping, stealing, spending, and hoarding.
Josey joined Caron Renaissance in 2014 and came to Caron Ocean Drive in 2018. Prior to her work at Caron, she was the lead therapist at a treatment facility in South Florida, responsible for overseeing all clinical services as well as writing all clinical programming for patients with co-occurring disorders receiving residential, intensive outpatient, and outpatient treatment. As lead therapist, she expanded services and introduced holistic services to the therapeutic milieu.
Josey earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in social work from Florida Atlantic University, as well as a master’s in healthcare leadership from Brown University.