Bringing out the best in you.
"Derrick Jenkins uses his past experiences with drug-dealing, addiction
and the death of his brother to motivate and encourage people who
are facing the same types of challenges."
Derrick's abundance of professional certifications in the field of addiction and his 20+ years of experience in the correctional sector enable him to make a positive impact in the lives of many; specifically those individuals who’ve been scarred by life’s pain, difficulties and addictions.”
Derrick specializes in training treatment and correctional staff to deal methodically with resistant individuals. He trains professionals to create an environment of encouragement in the face of reluctance from desperate individuals.
Derrick uses his experiences to connect with individuals in order to motivate and inspire them on a personal level through motivational interviewing; his questions are geared toward uncovering hidden core issues that an individual may be reluctant to share.
Derrick possesses a variety of skills and certifications
that enable him to train and equip chemical dependency counselors to facilitate a group of people in the field of recovery.