Eddie Olivas III is an experienced substance abuse professional and a Registered Marriage Family Therapist Intern. He has over 25 years of clinical experience. He has devoted his time and energy to helping individuals who have struggled with mental illnesses and addictions. He received his education in the field of psychology and addiction studies at Azusa Pacific University, UCLA, and Graceland University in Missouri. He graduated with a master’s degree in clinical psychology and in organizational management from APU. He received further training at some of Los Angeles’s most prestigious treatment centers and psychiatric hospitals. He is certified as a substance abuse counselor through CAADAC and the Briening Institute. Lastly, he is a hospital Chaplain and an Oblate who received training from The Prince of Peace Abby, Oceanside, California.