Who We Are

our team is focused on delivering the best results for your recovery.

Tim Meise


He was able to turn his life around and now tries to provide hope and strength to those still sick and struggling with substance abuse. Tim works relentlessly to help others escape the grasp of addiction by shining a positive light on recovery. He does this by speaking at schools and community events for prevention education. His work is recognized in New Jersey as well with his extremely successful sober living homes called Empower. Tim brings a great balance of experience, compassion, and business acumen to the White Oak family. The driving force behind his ambition is centered on helping individuals struggling with alcoholism and addiction. Tim is a family man but first and foremost is a man in recovery and an example that anything is possible.

Dr. Courtney Scott

Doctor Courtney Scott has been in the industry for 20+ years, offering his medical experience to individuals struggling with alcohol and drug addiction. Dr Scott brings experience, commitment, and passion to the White Oak team that is unparalleled. Dr Scott provides his clients with the utmost care and attention, creating a comfortable detoxification environment for those who are struggling with drugs or alcohol.

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Jonathan Barber

Jonathan Barber is the Program Director for White Oak Recovery Center. He has worked with individuals struggling with addiction for over ten years and became a certified substance abuse counselor in 2014. Jonathan has a Master’s in Humanities from California State, Dominguez Hills, and a Bachelor’s in Sociology from Colorado State University-Pueblo.

However, his proudest accomplishments are the empowering conversations he has daily with individuals yearning for positive transformation. Jonathan affirms everyone is worthy and capable of achieving a life worth living. Working at White Oak Recovery Center is a rewarding opportunity for him to stand beside those individuals on their quest for personal discovery and sustainable recovery.

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Jody P. Evans

I am the Clinical Director and the Primary Therapist for White Oak Recovery Center. I am a California Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist.  I graduated from Pepperdine University, with a Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology. I am also a California licensed Attorney for the past 25 years. I have worked in the treatment of substances for the past 8 years. I enjoy this population very much.

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