Don Johnson

Mr. Johnson possesses over 12 years of experience as an Administrator within behavioral health facilities. Established a strong background in healthcare compliance, team building, financial accountability, and ethics; and is extremely knowledgeable in start-ups and turnaround projects.  Mr. Johnson is currently, assisting in a new venture that is focused on providing treatment for individuals experiencing substance abuse and dependency.

Specialties: Registered Health Information Administrator, start-ups and turn-around operations, JCAHO accreditation and Dept. of Health licensure compliance and preparation.

Fathers for Equal Rights, Inc. 

Executive Director

Sep 2017 – Present 

Responsible for day to day operations of a 501(c)(3) organization providing guidance to parents seeking direction through the legal and family court systems in the Dallas/Fort Worth Area.

Behavioral Health Facility Consultants 

Executive Director

2015 – Present 

Performed Best Practices' studies of behavioral health and substance abuse programs; developed policy and procedures for TX DSHS licensed substance abuse programs; recruited physician and staff support; developed business and marketing strategies; maintained compliance programs; and developed budget and fiscal responsibilities in the Dallas/Fort Worth Area.

Cambio Life Recovery Center 

Owner / Executive Director

Jul 2012 – 2015 

Led a private substance abuse treatment facility offering intensive residential treatment and outpatient treatment for individuals 18 years and older. The program addresses alcohol and drug abuse including prescription drugs in Bridgeport, TX.

Trinity Transformation-Blandin, LLC 

Chief Operating Officer

Apr 2010 – Jun 2012 

Homeward Bound Inc. 


Mar 2007 – Jun 2008 

Served as Controller for 120 bed non-profit, chemical dependency residential program located in Dallas, TX 

The Cedars Hospital 

CEO /Administrator

Jan 1994 – Sep 2006 

Administrator of a 76 bed, behavioral health facility located in Desoto, TX


Amberton University

Masters of Business Administration 

Louisiana Tech University

Bachelors of Science in Health Information Management 


Registered Health Information Administrator


• Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. (Union Board Member)

• American Health Information Management Association