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Travis James Alfonso

Recovery Coach — NYC


Travis is a Certified Addiction Recovery Coach, Certified Recovery Peer Advocate, and Reiki practitioner, bringing extensive experience in substance use disorders, particularly with alcohol, fentanyl, crack, and methamphetamine. At Mountainside, Travis uses his personal recovery experience to provide comprehensive support to diverse individuals with a focus on the LGBTQ+ community. Travis also implements harm reduction strategies, and holistic healing through alternative paths to recovery. His specialty lies in dispelling stigma surrounding addiction, fostering community connections, nurturing personal growth, and leading open process discussion groups for sober individuals. Beyond Travis’ professional role, he finds fulfillment in strength training, rock climbing, photography, thrifting, and volunteering with The Phoenix.