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715 N Washington Blvd Suite E, Sarasota, FL 34236

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Amanda Burns Sarasota Addiction Professional. Bradenton Florida Addiction Counselor working at SAS providing IOP, DNT, and PHP treatment options

Ms. Amanda Burns

Certified Addiction Professional

About Amanda Burns, CAP, CAC, ICAC

Amanda is an Internationally Certified Addiction Counselor and Certified Addiction Professional by the Florida Certification Board. She obtained her Bachelors in Psychology from University of South Florida graduating Summa Cum Laude in 2016. She is certified in Trauma and Resiliency from Florida State University. Amanda has spent 8 years working closely with individuals struggling with addiction and substance abuse. More often than not addiction is coupled with varying mental health concerns including: trauma, anxiety, depression, and distorted thinking patterns.  Focusing on a wholistic approach both through individual sessions and group therapy her clients are able to heal and grow. Amanda seeks to identify and cope with the underlying causes of the substance misuse in order to treat the presenting problems that are causing the person the greatest pain.

Amanda is not only professionally educated but has over 16 years of lived experience of maintaining her own sobriety. Her commitment to recovery has allowed her to heal and help others find their inner strength to do the same. Formal training and personal empathy are the key components to provide insight, validation, and clarity for her clients to make lasting changes and find inner peace.

Amanda is accepting new clients and can be reached at (941) 444-6560 or via email:

Certified Addiction Professional,

Internationally Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor,

Certified Trauma and Resilience Professional