I embrace a holistic view of human psychology in recovery that includes the physical, mental, emotional, relational, and spiritual.
With more than two decades of experience in the fields of behavioral health, mental health and addiction recovery, Bernie Tiger has dedicated his professional career to helping individuals recover from addiction and other co-occurring disorders. He has a deep understanding of the unique challenges his clients face, and his passion, education and professional experience make him eminently qualified to empower others in winning the battle for recovery.
Bernie treasures his most important role; that of a husband and father. He is a community leader who is actively engaged with a variety of human service programs in Chester County, PA. Bernie moved to Pennsylvania from Massachusetts with his family in 2011. Bernie began a Toys for Tots Event after working with a homeless client who needed gifts for her children. The first year, 2012, the program served 132 children. Bernie facilitates this annual event which now serves over 2,000 children annualy, with the support of a volunteer group of more than 120 caring individuals. Bernie also runs an annual Recovery Month Event - held at the Coatesville Veterans Medical Center; the event began in 2013.
Bernie is a Certified Substance Abuse Counselor and has a BA degree in Psychology; with honors. Bernie also has CPI, CPR, CTC, First Aid, HIV, Blood Bourne Pathogens Certifications and is a Smoking Cessation and Prevention Provider from the Center for Tobacco Treatment Research and Training Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School.