Our team Jason Zelus

Jason Zelus, MSW, LCSW

Director

Jason Zelus is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with vast experience in substance use and co-occurring mental health disorders. Jason graduated from Seattle University with a Bachelor’s Degree and went on to complete a Master’s Degree in Social Work at Walla Walla College in 2000. He has called Idaho home since 2007 and is excited to put his passion and experience to work for those affected by substance abuse in Boise, Meridian, Eagle, and surrounding areas.

Jason has extensive experience working with young adults in both private and government sectors as Clinician, Clinical Supervisor, and Clinical Director. He has spent his entire adult life working in the addiction field, with his first professional job at age 20 being a recreational therapist in an acute care psychiatric hospital.

Jason has a great deal of compassion for those affected by addiction, and his passion for facilitating positive change is what led to the formation of Zelus Recovery. He is a valuable member of our team.

Our team Gary Lee

Gary Lee, MSW, LCSW

Clinician

Gary Lee is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a Master’s Degree in Social Work from California State University Fresno. He also has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from California State University and served in the Marine Corps receiving the rank of Captain with his honorable discharge.

Gary has over 34 years of clinical experience working in psychiatric hospitals, mental health clinics, nursing homes, child protection in the state of Montana, and chemical dependency treatment programs, both inpatient and outpatient.

One of his biggest accomplishments was developing his own treatment program for adolescents, called Recovery Solutions, which he ran for 10 years. His program used a revolutionary family systems approach, which has been highly effective. Gary brings this approach to our team at Zelus Recovery, as well years of extensive experience and training.

Our team Kim Lee

Kim Lee

Office Manager

Kim Lee is likely the first person you’ll see when walking through the doors of Zelus Recovery. She strives to create a welcoming environment as she guides people through the process of beginning treatment. Her goal is to make the transition into recovery as comfortable as possible.

Kim brings over 11 years of healthcare management to the team. She keeps the office thriving and helps to schedule appointments and verify insurance coverage.