Eddie Ornelas, PhD
Chief Integrated Health & Wellness Officer
Eddie Ornelas has a PhD in Counseling Psychology from Colorado State University and a Master’s degree in Counseling and Guidance from the University of Arizona. Since joining CODAC in 2005, Dr. Ornelas has held supervisory roles in various departments at CODAC including the Developmental Disability Team, Forensic Services Team and as the Senior Director of Outpatient Services. Dr. Ornelas became a licensed psychologist in June of 2013 and a licensed substance abuse counselor in 2004. In his current role, Dr. Ornelas maintains oversight of integrated health and wellness services at CODAC.
Dr. Ornelas chose the field of counseling and psychology to help people and families/families of choice to reach their full potential and live healthy, stable and productive lives. He believes in an integrative approach which nurtures the body, mind and spirit.