Experts Dedicated to
Recovery

Brooks Healing Center Treatment Team

Staff Who Understand the Struggles of Addiction

Brooks Healing Center specializes in topoftheline, research-backed therapeutic techniques. Our modalities are delivered by a team of heart-centered and seasoned staff whove seen it all. With decades of combined firsthand experience, our team understands the life-changing effects of substance abuse from the inside out. We are trained to deliver the highest quality of compassion-centered and growth-oriented care.  

Brooks Healing Center Mission

How We Began

Our mission stems directly from the heart of our founder, Tyler Bowman. Tyler has lived several years in recovery. Wants to give back to the community that he has been part of his whole life. Tyler created Brooks Healing Center so that no one feels alone on their journey. Tyler has lived several years in recovery, and he wants to give back to the people that has been such an integral part of his life.

Healing addiction can feel daunting, especially when rooted in complicated traumatic events and overwhelming emotions. Having a team of experts who understand the nuances and complexities of recovery is vital to ensuring long-term recovery.

Brooks Healing Center Mission

Focused on Your Long-Term Recovery

As experts in therapeutic modalities proven to ease the healing journey, our team leads from the heart. We aren’t a revolving door clinic – we want to see you grow and be capable of taking on whatever life throws your way. With personalized treatment plans to fit your lifestyle, you’ll learn to keep calm during triggering moments and start thriving. 

We look forward to providing you with all the guidance, acceptance, and support you need to start thriving. 

Messages from Our Founder

Loss in Addiction

Tyler's Story

Our Promise to Patients

The Name: Brooks Healing Center

The Brooks Healing Center Team

Why I started Brooks Healing Center

Meet the Team

James “Tyler”
Bowman

Founder and CEO 

Frank Throneberry

Co-Founder and COO 

Colleen Bradford, MBA, BA-MHR

Executive Director, Human Resources Director 

Dr. Rudd

Medical Director 

Michael Reynolds

Clinical Director

Amber Fox

Nurse Practitioner/Nursing Director

Nick Cape

Director of Admissions

Joseph A. (Tony) Neuhoff

Lead Therapist

Gina Bowman

Executive Assistant 

James “Tyler” Bowman

Founder and CEO

Tyler is the heart of the Brooks Healing Center. His vision is to guide others to find their own recovery and to thrive in life. Tyler was fortunate to have lived through his addiction and now finds fulfillment in serving others. Tyler has worked in the substance abuse field for over five years and felt convicted to build a place where individuals are loved until they can learn to love themselves.  

Tyler has the love and support of his family as he continues to provide care to those who have lost themselves along the way. Tyler is the father of two daughters, Charlotte, his oldest, and Isabella, his youngest. Tyler’s wife, Gina, supports the Brooks Healing Center’s vision, and she shares his passion for helping others as well.  

Tyler has a story to tell and is willing to share his experiences, good or bad, with anyone. Brooks Healing Center is the way he gives back for all he took when he was using. For the past seven years, Tyler has gone beyond to share his recovery and is thriving in life.

Frank Throneberry

Co-Founder and COO

Frank is a lifelong 7th generation native of Middle Tennessee. Frank cares for his local community and keeping Tennessee healthy, knowing that people all over the USA seek out his home state’s friendly and outdoor atmosphere. He is a hardworking and energetic person that is no stranger to going out of his way to help others.

Frank started his recovery from alcohol and substance abuse over seven years ago. He is continually working on a recovery program and became passionate about sharing his story, helping others, and supporting others to find freedom from their addiction. He also formerly owned and managed ‘recovery community’ homes where he walked with and encouraged many individuals in their journey. Frank’s servant attitude is what helps him listen, understand, and put others’ needs first.

Outside of his career, Frank cherishes his time with his wife, Maribeth, and his three children: Jackson, Piper, and Charlie. They enjoy the great outdoors on their family farm in Shelbyville, TN, and boating and fishing with family on Tim’s Ford Lake. He is a dedicated husband and father. 

Colleen Bradford, MBA, BA-MHR

Executive Director, Human Resources Director

Colleen Believes servitude towards others provides a solid foundation for personal and professional growth. She is a calm problem solver who juggles multiple situations simultaneously and works confidently and efficiently in even the most challenging, fast-paced environments. She is highly regarded for her consistent ability to apply sound judgment, emotional intelligence, and etiquette to sensitive, confidential, and unpredictable situations. She is an organized, professional, resourceful, and seasoned healthcare professional with diverse skills for boosting organizational productivity and quality of care initiatives.

Colleen has a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in business administration with a minor in health care administration from Trevecca Nazarene University. She has been married for 32 years to Doyle Bradford, and they have two sons, Thomas and Allen Bradford, along with two grandchildren, Ben and Faith Bradford. She is excited to have this unique opportunity to serve her community. She is a phenomenal cookie baker and mother figure to those at the Brooks Healing Center. We are honored to have her be a part of our vision. 

Michael Reynolds

Clinical Director

Michael has 15 years of experience as a counselor and leader in behavioral health. His hands-on approach allows him to join with families on the path to recovery. His easy, laid-back personality will help to bring calm to the chaotic life you and your loved ones want to escape. Come start the journey with us!!

Amber Fox, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

Nurse Practitioner/Nursing Director

Amber has a passion for and is devoted to serving her community. She feels that being part of a team to help others is inspirational and believes that growth is based on mutual success. She is dedicated to assisting patients and families understand addiction in all avenues of life. She is held in high regards by her peers as she is detailed oriented, result driven, and patient focused. Her communication is second to none as she feels that patient’s understanding their care is essential to their overall success.

Amber is the Family Nurse Practitioner and Nursing Director here at Brooks Healing Center. She was born in Mississippi but now resides in Murfreesboro, Tennessee with her husband, Adam and their four children, Alton, Hudson, Mia, and Willow. She graduated from the University of Tennessee with her bachelor’s in nursing and practiced for over 15 years in the ICU setting with experience in GI, Cardiovascular, and Vascular Interventional specialties before returning to school to obtain her FNP from Spring Arbor University. She is excited to serve at Brooks Healing Center as addiction is something that is close to her heart. She brings with her a love of all people and a dedication to helping those in need.

Nick Cape, CACI

Director of Admissions

Nick is an Atlanta native and recently moved to the area to join the team at Brooks Healing Center. He brings 10 years of professional experience in the addiction treatment industry as well as over 11 years of personal recovery time. Nick has a heart to help others succeed what he has been able to do and knows this is his calling. 

He has close relationships with his family and friends, who have all been supportive of him along his journey.  In his free time, Nick enjoys spending time with his family, friends and 2 dogs, traveling, cooking, and going to sports games. 

Joseph A. (Tony) Neuhoff

Lead Therapist

A peer-recognized leader in the Addiction and Recovery Field since 1984, Tony Neuhoff offers expertise in the evaluation and treatment of behavioral problems and dysfunctions in persons who abuse mood-altering chemicals. Tony is skilled at diffusing crisis situations and engaging clients to make successful strategic changes. He is known for effectively educating patients about recovery resources, and teaching communication and trust-building skills in family systems. Tony delivers excellent follow-through service and best-in-class personal contact.

A loving dad and spouse, Tony carries with him heart-felt care for those experiencing trauma and stress. Thirty-six years as a Primary Therapist have trained Tony to very effectively lead group therapy, conduct individual counseling sessions, and direct family groups using multi-modal approaches while adapting throughout the treatment period to his clients’ ever-changing needs. Tony’s humor and communication skills work well within the treatment setting to educate and to inspire as well as within the greater community to promote recovery and well-being through health fairs and speaking engagements. His compassion, strength, and determination lead to better outcomes for his recovering clients. He believes in the incredible value of this process and has witnessed its monumental power in changing lives.

Tony Neuhoff is an NCAC I, LADAC II, and Certified Crisis Intervener. Prior to joining Brooks Healing Center, Tony worked simultaneously for Parkridge Valley Hospital and Hamilton County Recovery Court in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and owned and operated Chattanooga Aftercare.

Gina Bowman

Executive Assistant

Gina Bowman is the Executive Assistant at Brooks Healing Center. She was born in Florida but resides in Murfreesboro, Tennessee with her husband, Tyler Bowman, and two daughters Charlotte and Isabella.

Gina is a friendly, loyal, and dedicated individual. She has a heart for helping others and understands the effects of addiction and the toll it can take on families. She is the one that helps make things happen behind the scenes and brings fun ideas to Brooks Healing Center as well as keeping things organized.