Jamie Smalley MA LPC

Having the opportunity to work with Victoria was a great learning experience for me personally. Victoria has the capacity to provide structure and direction, while meeting her clients with genuine compassion and understanding. Victoria’s commitment to her work shows and the passion she brings to her work is felt by all those around her. I View Full →

Nikolas Maslow, MA, LPC

I have had the great pleasure of working with Victoria for the past several years. She is a unique kind of mentor/therapeutic case manager in the sense that she has a strong balance between accomplishing tasks with the clients she serves while always seeking to deepen her connections with them. She uses her kindness, compassion, View Full →

Angelo Ciliberti MA, LPC

Victoria’s talent and skill in connecting with young adults is without comparison. Over many years working with her, I have watched Victoria form lasting and transformative bonds with even the hardest to reach youths. She is truly gifted at what she does.


I‘ve met a lot of people throughout the years of treatment and I think it is safe to say I have yet to encounter somebody as challenging as Victoria. I have also yet to encounter somebody so determined and passionate in their career. I’d forgotten that people were still cheering me on, and Victoria will View Full →


In my experience with treatment and seeking personal growth I have had good therapists and bad therapists, as hard as it is to say more bad therapists or counselors than good ones. Before meeting Victoria for the first time I had never had a “mentor” in the technical sense that she was not a therapist View Full →

Maya –

In 2010, I made the decision to get help because I was addicted to substances that led me to make poor life decisions. I got the opportunity to work with Victoria Olson at my recovery center and my life turned around. It was not easy and I left for a period of time, but she View Full →

Jenn –

Over a period of three years, Victoria patiently guided me to a healthier, more independent place. The tools and skills I learned from her gave me the confidence to challenge myself and be successful. She was there for me to rely on when I was lost, and her support gave me the strength to decide View Full →

Brett –

My defiance and need to continuously sabotage my future was compounded with years of substance abuse. Victoria took me on after other mentors found me very difficult to work with. I grew to have a tremendous amount of respect for her because she exemplified patience & understanding as well as refusing to let me fall View Full →