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 Sakiyah Wright, PhD, LMHC, CASAC, GCDF, OWDS

Vice President of Behavioral Health

As the Vice President of Behavioral Health, Dr. Wright devotes her efforts to the Wellness Center at Exodus Transitional Community, ensuring that all people who walk through our doors seeking treatment are met with professionalism and compassion. Prior to joining Exodus, Dr. Wright served as a Clinical Director for the largest Outpatient Methadone Maintenance Program in New York City.  She is passionate about her work within the addiction treatment field, and is an advocate for individuals with addiction and mental health concerns.  Dr. Wright has worked with adolescents, adults, and families within the judicial and educational systems, and she has authored numerous evidence-based curricula, literature reviews, and program evaluations.  She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology, a Master’s degree in Counseling Education, and a PhD in Psychology.