Substance Use Treatment in Duluth, GA
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Our Mission

At The Counseling Center At Duluth, our objective is to provide treatment to address addiction concerns that regularly are part of substance and alcohol use. The clinicians at our outpatient treatment center in Duluth will allow you to understand yourself better, learn healthy coping skills, and ultimately, take control over substance use by dealing with the issues surrounding addiction. Everyone who reaches out to us will be treated with the nurturing, skilled help they require for a lasting recovery.

Patients at The Counseling Center

Why Choose The Counseling Center At Duluth?

For many individuals, mental struggles or trauma heavily contributes to substance use disorder. Confronting these fundamental causes provides a greater probability of an enduring recovery. Our licensed substance use clinicians in Duluth provide a variety of therapies to uncover and address the reasons behind addiction. Through therapy and additional treatments, you'll develop beneficial coping strategies and explore approaches needed for recovery. You can then implement these tactics to sustain a life of sobriety.

Based on your unique needs, you may join one of the following programs:

You'll receive personalized treatment adapted to you in each of these choices. As you enroll, you’ll undergo a full assessment and collaborate with our team to decide which type of care would accommodate your recovery targets most effectively. We'll create a treatment plan with different types of therapy to help you manage your drug or alcohol use and move forward in your life.

Our Staff

Theresa Graham, LPC, EMDR, Executive Clinical Director at The Counseling Center
Theresa Graham, LPC, EMDR
Executive Clinical Director
Georgia's Regional Service Director, Theresa Graham, believes that life is a process of growth. She loves meeting people from all walks of life who come into the facility with the goal of continuing their treatment through our outpatient programs. Theresa oversees the clinical team and case management for each of the clients, ensuring their individualized treatment program will keep them on the path to success.
Christopher Rienas, Psychiatrist, M.D.

Dr. Christopher Rienas brings a wealth of experience and expertise to his role as a Medical Director at Praesum Healthcare. Double board-certified in both Addiction Psychiatry and General Psychiatry, Dr. Rienas continues to elevate our programs treating substance use and mental health disorders with his deep understanding of addiction and psychiatry.

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Stephen Cooke
Born in Stratford-upon-Avon, England, Stephen Cooke brings over a decade of experience in international and American healthcare communications to Praesum. A prolific writer and published author, Stephen has dedicated his career to promoting health and recovery across various organizations.

About Praesum

The Counseling Center operates within the Praesum Healthcare family. Praesum established its inaugural facility in 2004 once we identified a demand for more individualized addiction and mental health services in areas across the Atlantic Coast. We now provide quality behavioral healthcare at dozens of locations covering five states.

Our aim has been to treat drug and alcohol use disorders with evidence-based methods tailored to the individuals and families we work with. We believe we are better positioned to help people attain their recovery goals by centering on their unique needs and serving them with dignity. Every kind of facility in our operation is for a different step of the addiction recovery process, but despite where you go, you'll discover the same outstanding treatment and benevolence that Praesum is well-known for providing.

Learn More About Our Continuum of Care

In the event you are looking for therapy for drug or alcohol use, The Counseling Center is the preeminent outpatient treatment center in Duluth. However, our focused therapies are most valuable once you have finished other levels of care first, such as detox and inpatient rehabilitation. If you are considering addiction care prior to or in addition to starting one of our programs, you should inquire about our affiliated recovery facilities:

Our Accreditations

There’s no need to worry about the quality of your addiction care. The Counseling Center Duluth is an authorized, trusted behavioral healthcare treatment center. The Joint Commission has awarded us the Gold Seal of Approval for our dedication to exceptional treatment and healthcare compliance.

Call Now To Get Help At The Counseling Center At Duluth

If you’re ready to delve into drug or alcohol use with a skilled expert at The Counseling Center, phone 470-444-4194 or fill out the form on this page. We answer 24/7. We are here for you.

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