Dora Hebe Best
Born and raised in Argentina, Dori Best has dedicated her life to health and wellness as a PE teacher, as a trainer, and as a triathlete. In her late 30s, she moved to the US in search of furthering her education and becoming a mental health counselor. In 2015, she graduated with a master’s degree in mental health counseling, and two years later, motivated to help people with co-occurring disorders, she obtained a certification in substance use disorder (CADC) Before and after graduation, she worked in outpatient and impatient substance use disorder treatment centers, and in 2017, motivated to provide services to the underserved population, she applied at La Clinica, where she currently works as a behavioral health clinician. Also, Dori has served for the Phoenix Counseling Center’s board of directors, for the Local Alcohol and Drug Planning Committee, and for the Mental Health and Disabilities Planning Committee.