Briena Pearl, MA, R-DMT

Briena Pearl, MA, R-DMT, is a singer/songwriter and lifelong student of voice, theatre, and dance, born in the Bayou and raised in the heart of Appalachia. Pearl stepped onto the path of recovery on September 11th, 2016. Briena is a Registered Dance Movement Therapist with a Masters in Counseling Psychology from Antioch University, New England. Passionate, strong, and expressive, Briena’s voice evokes the Spirit of Appalachia and the Soul of New Orleans with story-telling magic and the often rebellious brazenness of Rock and Roll.

She specializes in working with addictions and dedicates her practice to support addiction recovery. She is passionate about reaching beyond what is clinical, into the realms of creativity to discover and develop healthy habits for the daily maintenance of wellness.

Before becoming a music loving therapist, Pearl sang professionally for several rock bands, earning her the title, Rock N Roll Therapist. When she discovered Rock to Recovery, she leapt at the opportunity to get involved. Her candid transparency with her own humanness makes her a relatable and reliable Therapist + Rockstar.