Staff

Our staff are licensed and certified mental health professionals with many years of experience treating substance abuse problems. We specialize in comprehensive assessment, education and treatment services for alcohol and drug related problems.

Paul C. Berman, Ph.D.

Director of Towson Addictions Center, is a licensed psychologist with more than 25 years experience treating children, adolescents, and adults.

Dr. Berman regularly consults with attorneys and the courts and has developed inpatient and intensive outpatient programs for adolescents and their families. He lectures extensively to professional groups and the general public on a wide variety of topics.

Roberta Brown, CCDC, CAC-AD

Roberta Brown is a Certified Chemical Dependency Counselor and has worked in the field of alcohol and drug abuse for more than thirty five years. Her clinical experience includes counselor, clinical supervision, and Clinical Director in outpatient programs and methadone maintenance facilities. Ms. Brown is committed to working with individuals and their families throughout the recovery process.

Cynthia Holden, M.S., CAC-AD

Cynthia Holden is a Certified Chemical Dependency Counselor with more than fifteen years experience in the field of alcohol and drug use. Her clinical experience includes mental health and substance abuse treatment in residential, hospital, and outpatient facilities. Ms. Holden is dedicated to working with individuals and their families utilitzing a holistic approach to help them navigate through the recovery process.

Tameri Harris, LGSW, CSC-AD

Tameri Harris, LGSW, CSC-AD received her master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Maryland and is a Certified Substance Abuse Counselor. Tameri has worked in the substance use field for more than seven years and has specialized training and experience with alcohol and other substance use disorders, medication assisted treatment, co-occurring disorders, trauma informed care, and overdose education and prevention strategies. She has worked in inpatient and outpatient programs including Gaudenzia Inc, IBR Health Services, Center for Addiction and Pregnancy, Kolmac Outpatient Recovery Center, and Recovery Centers of America. Tameri’s approach to treatment involves caring, acceptance, and non-judgment. She works with clients from a strength-based, patient-centered, and holistic framework that is designed to cultivate realistic, sustainable, and long lasting change.

Erin Tomaszewski

Erin Tomaszewski is the office manager for Towson Addictions Center and Berman Killeen, P.A. Erin has worked more than 12 years in the legal field multitasking and specializing in advocacy cases for persons in need. Erin is an integral part of Towson Addictions Center and Berman & Killeen, PA. Erin provides administrative assistance and a friendly environment throughout the legal and recovery process.

Tess Olert

Tess Olert is an invaluable member of the TAC team and has worked with us for four years. She is a graduate of Towson University with a B.S. Degree in Psychology. Tess provides administrative assistance to the staff and provides support to clients throughout their treatment and recovery.