Michael Murphy, MD
Board Certified Psychiatrist
Medical Director | True Health Center for Emotional Wellness
With over 25 years of clinical experience in psychiatry, Dr. Michael Murphy, MD, MPH, is a valuable asset to the True Health LLC family. A Harvard Medical School graduate, Dr. Murphy has held several leadership positions at health systems, psychiatric hospitals and medical centers in Massachusetts, Tennessee and Florida. He spent more than 5 years of his career serving as the National Medical Director for Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) Behavioral Health Services where he developed major initiatives in patient care quality and safety and set the tone for behavioral health care on a national level. In addition to providing clinical and administrative oversight for True Health’s Center for Emotional Wellness, he practices and teaches at River Oaks Treatment Center, a substance use disorder treatment facility.
Dr. Murphy is an expert in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness and substance abuse disorders who also recognizes the importance of recognizing each unique individual. He is a member of the American Psychiatric Association and author of Blueprints in Psychiatry, a textbook for medical students, the sixth edition of which was published in 2018.
Dr. Murphy’s experience includes previously serving on the faculties of Harvard Medical School and Vanderbilt University. He recently developed a fellowship training program in Addiction Medicine in collaboration with HCA and the Morsani School of Medicine at USF.
Therapist | True Health Center for Emotional Wellness
Silvana D’Antonio has served at-risk populations in school, community, and mental health environments for over five years. She earned a Master of Science in Social Work from Columbia University, is a New York Licensed Social Worker, and moved to Florida as a Registered Clinical Social Work Intern. Beginning her wide range of experiences as a Crisis Hotline Counselor, she has most recently served as a School Social Worker and private practice Therapist. Silvana is passionate about the support and treatment of youth and adults facing social, emotional, and mental health challenges. She aims to foster a warm and welcoming environment where clients can feel safe, heard, and understood.
Andrew Beyer, LPC, PMH
Lead Therapist | True Health Center for Emotional Wellness
Andrew Beyer has over 20 years of experience in the Mental Health field in several different capacities. Andrew began his career working with children born addicted to mood- and mind-altering substances. This led to working with at-risk youth and families in Philadelphia. He has a background in substance use disorders, trauma, and other mental health challenges. He is a Licensed Professional Counselor with a Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology. Andrew provided clinical supervision and support to clinical teams with curriculums involving trauma-informed care, co-occurring disorders and evidence-based interventions. He provides his expertise, experience, leadership, compassion, and commitment to the collaborative therapeutic process necessary to address and support the many challenges and obstacles people may experience in their lives.
Ashley Aubin, LCSW
Licensed Clinical Social Worker | True Health Center for Emotional Wellness
A Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) for more than 13 years, Ashley Aubin has extensive experience working with children, teenagers and families in residential and outpatient behavioral health treatment settings. She had the opportunity to work with adults with sever and persistent mental illness, veterans, active military personnel and women with co-occurring disorders. Ashley currently oversees an adult IOP and PHP program and teaches as an adjunct professor at the University of South Florida School of Social Work. She is certified in Accelerated Resolution Therapy which she successfully applies in the treatment of trauma, depression and anxiety.
Alison Larson, DO
Board Certified Psychiatrist | True Health Center for Emotional Wellness
Alison Larson, DO is a board certified adult, child and adolescent psychiatrist. She grew up in New Jersey and after attending medical school there she went on to complete her general psychiatry residency at Temple University in Philadelphia. Subsequently, Dr. Larson moved to Florida to complete her fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry at the University of Florida. Dr. Larson has worked in a variety of clinical settings and enjoys working with both patients and their families to meet their treatment goals. She applies compassion, knowledge, and thoroughness to her work in order to provide high quality care to her patients.