Youth Empowered by Sobriety: Engaging Youth Struggling with Substance Use Through the Peer Recovery Model
Evita Morin, LMSW, has a civic and nonprofit career that spans the front lines of civil service, housing, education and substance recovery. A graduate from Columbia University in New York, she is also a survivor of childhood trauma and in recovery from substance use and mental illness. She is the recipient of recognition by San Antonio Woman magazine as a “San Antonio Role Model,” the SA Business Journal’s 40 Under 40, and the NASW’s Alamo Region Social Worker of the Year. When she’s not at work, she enjoys camping across Texas with her two kids, husband and dogs.