Fredrick D. Wade, C.A.S., R.A.S.
Robert Sargent, Ph.D.
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Wade is the founder of Weyland Detox Services. He has many addiction certifications chief of which are that he is a Certified Addiction Specialist, certified by the American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders, he is also a Registered Addiction Specialist, certified by the Briening Institute. For the last 20 years he has consulted and trained Employee Assistance Professionals, community groups, and clinicians in the provision of addiction treatment. Mr. Wade, a past Associate Professor with the Extension Program at California State University Hayward taught such subjects as The Assessment and Treatment of Dual Diagnosis, and Group Treatment Dynamics for Chemical Dependency Counselors. Mr. Wade has performed hundreds of interventions in and out of office. His greatest gift is his ability to engage people thereby opening up the door to the potential for change. It is also his belief that love, not the reassertion of past wounds is the agent of change in bringing about a successful intervention.
Dr. Sargent, Weyland's program psychologist has more then twenty years experience providing consultation and treatment in the field of substance abuse. His extensive clinical and research background allows for the incorporation of the latest findings and approaches in the provision of addiction treatment. He specializes in comprehensive evaluations of substance abuse and various other issues which impact a person’s overall functioning. His considerable work with the criminal justice system provides for an experienced perspective when legal issues are involved. When needed, he will act as a consultant in determining what gradation of intervention to employ and exploring strategies with the team based on his assessment of the information you provide us about your loved one. He has often proved to be an invaluable resource when trying to elicit the best course of action to take.