Current Intern Spotlight


Jordan grew up in the Bay Area, California and moved to Reno, Nevada to attend the University of Nevada, Reno in the fall of 2013. She enjoys traveling, spending time with her golden retriever pup, and is a huge sports fan! She is currently pursuing a degree in Psychology and a minor in the Center for the Application of Substance Abuse Treatment (CASAT) program at UNR. She hopes to continue her education and enter a master’s program after she graduates from the university.





Ivy Elliott was born in Nebraska and then lived in Texas and South Dakota before moving to Reno at seven years old. She has been in Reno ever since and loves it here! She enjoy the outdoors and being with her family. She and her husband  have two boys, ages three and eleven.

Ivy decided to go back to school in 2013 to pursue her dream of helping people who are struggling with addictions. She transferred from TMCC to UNR in the fall of 2015 and finished her minor in the CASAT program in the summer of 2016. She is a social work major and will finish her bachelor’s degree in the spring of 2017. She has a passion for helping people be the best they can be, no matter where they come from or what their pasts are.