Rafael A. Flores, S.U.D.C.

Drug and Alcohol Counselor

Rafael Flores has been with Vista since 1997. He is a licensed substance abuse counselor, which allows him to work in tandem with the primary therapist... specifically to target substance abuse. He also provides a valuable mentoring role by helping young adults get involved in the community through recreational activities, volunteer work, and local events. He meets with clients weekly and also attends family therapy sessions. Previously, he was a program supervisor for Valley Mental Health, a youth counselor for Granite School District, and a member of Utah's Gang Task Force.

Rafael is a coach for a nationally ranked baseball team for 13 year olds. He also volunteers each year at the special Olympics and enjoys spending time with his family.