Adam Marion Talbott CEO

Adam Marion


Previously serving as CEO at Black Bear Lodge and Skywood Recovery, Adam has also worked as a primary therapist for Foundations Atlanta at Roswell. Adam has also served as a clinical therapist at Turning Point Hospital and Boulder Creek Academy and a course director and wilderness counselor for several Outward Bound programs. Adam sees it…

Navjyot Bedi

Navjyot Singh Bedi, MD

Medical Director | Main Campus

Dr. Navjyot Singh Bedi, Medical Director of Talbott Recovery, trained in a medical sciences psychiatry residency in India. He completed a second psychiatry residency in the U.S. where he was chief resident, making him a valuable part of the treatment team in Talbott’s addiction and co-occurring psychiatric disorders treatment program. After completing residency he served…

Laura Pugsley, MS, LPCS, CPCS

Director of Outpatient Services

Laura joined the Foundations Recovery Network team in April 2012 and brought with her nearly two decades of experience working in the social services field. Originally from Toronto, Canada, Laura relocated to the US and graduated from the University of Georgia with a BA in psychology, earning a master’s degree in professional counseling from Georgia…

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Constantine Galifianakis, MD

Psychiatrist | Main Campus

Dr. Constantine Galifianakis joined the team at Talbott Recovery in July of 2017. Originally from Salisbury, Maryland, he earned his medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine and completed his residency in general psychiatry at Emory University. He then returned to the University of Maryland for his fellowship in addiction psychiatry. His…

Richard Amar

Richard P. Amar, MD

Staff Addiction Psychiatrist | Main Campus

Dr. Richard Amar joined Talbott Recovery as a Staff Addiction Psychiatrist in 2011. He obtained his medical degree from MCP-Hahnemann University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and completed his General Psychiatry Residency and Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. Prior to joining the Talbott staff, Dr. Amar worked…

Bennett C. Wilson

Bennett C. Wilson

Alumni Coordinator | Main Campus

Ben Wilson was born and raised in Orlando, Florida. He served as a Medic in the US Army, and also worked in the hospitality industry (front & back of the house) all over Florida. After coming to Talbott in May 2007, (he is also an alumni) he felt a passion and a calling to help…

Oksana Kershteyn

Oksana Kershteyn, MD

Staff Psychiatrist | Talbott Dunwoody & Medical Director | Foundations Roswell

Dr. Oksana Kershteyn joined the Talbott Recovery staff in early 2012, where she serves as staff psychiatrist at Talbott Dunwoody. Since July 2018, she also fills the role of medical director at Foundations Roswell. Originally from Siberia, Russia, she graduated from Russia’s top medical school, the Siberian State Medical University, where she also completed her…

Tyler Trotter

Tyler joined the Foundations Recovery Network team in August 2021. Originally from Texas, Tyler relocated to Las Vegas to attend university and then Atlanta…. While in Las Vegas he worked for the University Medical Center of Southern Nevada as a medial social worker, a case manager for a non-profit behavioral health facility and therapist for…