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Next Step Village

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Treatment Effectiveness
Accommodations & Amenities
Meals & Nutrition
8875 US-17
Fern Park, Florida 32730

Financial & Insurance Details

  • Insurance
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Financing


  • Lakeside

Facility Highlights

Recreational Amenities

Next Step Village has ample recreational amenities and activities for members of the house. These include a club house, a resort style pool, fire pit and giant jenga.

Full Kitchen

Next Step Village offers a full kitchen where residents can cook their meals.

Facility Center Details

  • Residential Treatment
  • Detox Services
  • Behavioral Disorder Treatment
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Outpatient Services
  • Intensive Outpatient Services
  • Sober Living Home
  • Day School
  • Private Rooms
  • Pet Friendly
  • Exceptionally LGBT Friendly
  • Men Only
  • Women Only


  • CARF
  • ADP


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Meet The Staff

Dr. Timothy Huckaby
Medical Director

Dr. Timothy Huckaby, medical director for Orlando Recovery Center and Next Step Village, is a clinical expert, and a triple board-certified physician in pain medicine, addiction medicine and anesthesiology. A graduate of the Louisiana State University School of Medicine, Dr. Huckaby completed his residency in anesthesiology at LSU and received additional training at Brigham and Women’s, Harvard Medical School, prior to completing his addiction medicine fellowship at the University of Florida. Dr. Huckaby serves as the president of the Florida Society of Addiction Medicine and has been the chairman of committees for the International Doctors of Alcoholics Anonymous. Dr. Huckaby has spent his career helping people in times of crisis, providing both expert care and compassion. He is passionate in his belief that addictions are treatable diseases and that as addiction experts we must carry this message to all patients and all physicians, and lead the way with continued innovations that make real differences in patients’ lives.

Troy Nielsen
Executive Director

As director of operations at Next Step Village, Troy brings more than 20 years’ experience working in the fields of mental health and substance abuse dependency. He has held positions in Juvenile Justice and Dual Diagnosis facilities as a therapist, Clinical Director, and Program Administrator. Troy displays a professional and hard work ethic where his passion to help others is evident. Troy specializes in chemical dependency, conduct disorder, oppositional defiance, anger management, grief and loss, family conflict, depression, anxiety, trauma, and issues surrounding self-esteem. Troy holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a minor in social work from Utah State University and a master’s degree in mental health counseling from the University of Phoenix. He is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Certified Addictions Professional, Certified E-Therapist, and Qualified Supervisor in the state of Florida.