Aaron Burns

At Pacific Beach Health, Aaron offers counseling services to adults and adolescents coping with substance use and anger disorders. Aaron believes strongly in the holistic transformation of mind, body, and soul, emphasizing finding a true passion for life. Since 2015, Aaron has provided counseling services for substance use disorders. Aaron graduated from the Alcohol and Other Drug Services program at San Diego City College and has a background in cognitive-behavioral therapy, family dynamics, and 12 Step counseling. Inspired by his love for surfing, Aaron offers surf therapy for his clients at Boardwalk Recovery Center.

Aaron struggled with addiction for over 20 years. Since getting sober in 2015, he has dedicated his life to helping others find freedom from the bondage of addiction. Aaron’s strengths come from his ability to identify with the hardships of addiction and show clients that life is possible if they are willing to do the work to achieve it. To further help those suffering from addiction, Aaron co-owns and oversees daily operations at California Coastal Sober Living. He is a consistent figure of guidance and support for his residents. Aaron is attentive, conscientious, and committed to building a foundation on which others can build a life of sobriety. Restoration of self, family, and discovering purpose in life are instrumental in Aaron’s path of transformation, and he strives daily to help others light their own path.