Dawn LaCarte, Ms.
Dawn LaCarte Coaching & Consulting
75 Railroad Place
Saratoga Springs, NY12866
Dawn LaCarte is a Behavioral Health Treatment Consultant and Life Coach.
Partnering with families and professionals to navigate the treatment landscape to connect them with the best level of care suited for their individual needs is where Dawn feels most rewarded in her work. After spending nearly two decades working in the field in numerous capacities, she knows it’s truly about how well you connect with the heart-beating people you’re trying to help and communicate your understanding of their needs back to them to ensure recovery for the entire family.
Dawn has worked extensively with diagnostically complex groups of individuals addressing substance abuse disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder, mood disorder, personality disorders, trauma as well as grief and loss. Over the last 9 years Dawn has gained extensive experience touring numerous treatment centers, extended care programs, intensive outpatient programs.
Dawn holds a BA in Sociology and Criminal Justice from the New York State University of Albany, where she also pursued her Masters in Social work; is a NYS OASAS Advanced CASAC, Certified Recovery Coach a Love First trained Clinical Interventionist and Master Certified Life Coach.
Trauma is of particular interest to Dawn as is working with families that have experienced grief and loss and have exhibited trauma-related behaviors that preclude them from accessing their personal, academic, and professional strengths. She finds assisting family systems understanding and accessing evidence-based treatment to helping patients and families regain their interests, relationships, and lives is particularly rewarding.
Affliations include AIS; AAAP; NAADAC; ACA, WAAT and ICF