Michael D. Castrilli is the President and Clinical Director of Trinity Escape, Counseling, Coaching & Consulting in Clermont, Florida. Michael is the founder of the Mental Assault Sports & Business Performance Programs. Michael has the ability to connect with clients by making them feel at home in a non-judgmental, safe, and encouraging environment. Michael helps clients identify root issues; taking on the source of the problems rather than merely fighting the symptoms. He challenges clients not to settle for just feeling better, but to live on purpose and go for their goals! Michael’s strength is his ability to go to the root issue, remove it, and lay a foundation of recovery that lasts.
Michael has been practicing in the mental health field for the past 11 years. He specializes in anxiety, sports performance mental training for athletes, business performance consulting for entrepreneurs, business owners, and executives, addictions, and men’s issues. He also provides treatment for anger management, gambling addiction, internet addiction, video game addiction, and weight loss. Michael conducts Substance Abuse and Mental Health Assessments for court ordered and voluntary clients. He provides advanced mental training that removes all mental blocks that prevent clients from achieving and maintaining peak performance.
Michael is a licensed mental health counselor, certified addiction professional, and certified drug and alcohol counselor with the State of Florida. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Psychology, and a Master’s Degree in Health & Behavioral Science at the University of Florida. Michael was on the University of Florida’s Powerlifting team. Michael received further training through the Alachua County Crisis Centre, Shands at Vista Substance Abuse and Dual-Diagnosis program, Oak Hammock at the University of Florida, Tri-County Human Services, Inc. and Crossroads Ministries.
Michael uses his own experiences as a high school and college athlete to help other athletes overcome mental blocks that prevent them from achieving their highest performance potential. Michael has worked with professional athletes from the NFL, MLB, MiLB, Olympic Team USA, the WWE, and Ironman. He has also worked with college athletes throughout the SEC and ACC. Michael works with high school level athletes throughout the State of Florida. He has helped athletes who participated in the following sports: Baseball, Softball, Basketball, Golf, Football, Tennis, Gymnastics, Triathlon, Rowing, LaCrosse, Track, Soccer, Swimming, Wrestling, Volleyball, Hockey, & Weightlifting.