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Substance Abuse and Drug Abuse

Therapists In Denver And Nearby Specializing In Substance Abuse and Drug Abuse

Substance abuse, also known as drug abuse, is very common in Colorado..
Drugs most often associated with substance abuse include cannabis (marijuana), amphetamines, barbiturates, benzodiazepines (particularly Xanax and Valium), cocaine, alcohol, methaqualone and opioids. Use of these drugs may lead to criminal penalty in addition to possible physical, social, and psychological harm, both strongly depending on local jurisdiction.
There are many cases in which criminal or anti-social behavior occur when the person is under the influence of a drug. Long term personality changes in individuals may occur as well. Substance abuse is prevalent with an estimated 120 million users of hard drugs such as cocaine, heroin and other synthetic drugs.

Gabrielle May-Shinagle LMFT

- Offers sessions only online

Available on 5/25/2022 at 9:00 AM. Book appointment.

Gabrielle May-Shinagle, LMFT (#0001458), LAC (#0000716), AAMFT-Approved Supervisor, RPT-S, has a Master’s Degree in Marriage and...

Jeremy Thomas LPC

- Offers sessions only online

Available on 5/24/2022 at 1:00 PM. Book appointment.

I know how difficult it is to find a therapist, so thank you for taking the time to read this. My professional career spans 25 years...

Shannon Hicks LPC / MA / NCC

- Offers sessions in-person and online

Available on 6/2/2022 at 10:00 AM. Book appointment.

Shannon is a seasoned therapist who graduated in 2007 from Denver Seminary. Shannon has a deep passion for restoring individuals, couples...

Phil Stone LCSW

- Offers sessions in-person and online

Available on 6/2/2022 at 10:00 AM. Book appointment.

Phil Stone, therapist in Littleton, Colorado, has been a therapist for 20 years serving in a variety of settings: Inpatient, Residential,...

Karen Hauser LCSW

- Offers sessions in-person and online

Karen only sees adults over 18 years old.

Available on 6/6/2022 at 2:00 PM. Book appointment.

Karen Hauser is a licensed Denver therapist and clinical social worker (LCSW). She is a highly valued, clinical therapist with Westside...

Jeff Nelson LCSW

- Offers sessions only online

"Jeff's only seeing clients 18 years old and above for online sessions."

Available on 6/23/2022 at 1:30 PM. Book appointment.

Denver therapist, Jeff Nelson, has been with Westside Behavioral for many years and is a highly experienced, empathetic, and competent...

Jaurene Blacklock CAC III / LPC

- Offers sessions only online

Available on 7/5/2022 at 6:00 AM. Book appointment.

Aurora therapist, Jaurene Blacklock, LPC, CACIII, is a veteran therapist who sees adults, children, families, couples, and adolescents....

Christina Pacheco LPC

- Offers sessions in-person and online

Are you feeling stressed, overwhelmed, exhausted, or even hopeless? Do you wonder if things will ever get better? Whether you are experiencing...

Bonnie Mucklow CAC III / LMFT / LPC

- Offers sessions in-person and online

Bonnie does not find online therapy suitable for children ages 9 and under.

Greenwood Village therapist, Bonnie Mucklow, is a licensed marriage and family therapist (LMFT), licensed professional counselor (LPC)...

Stephanie Berliant LCSW

- Offers sessions only online

Attention is one of the most powerful gifts we can give. This philosophy drives my practice. I strive to listen well, to understand you,...

Rebecca Hickman LPC

- Offers sessions in-person and online

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and have been practicing in the mental health and addiction field since 2006.  I am passionate...

Kristina Normann LCSW

- Offers sessions in-person and online

I am a licensed clinical social worker and addictions counselor with nine years of experience working in the field of mental health and...

Nick Mancini LMFT / LPC

- Offers sessions in-person and online

Cherry Creek Therapist in Denver, Nick Mancini, LPC, LMFT, specializes in cognitive behavioral therapy among many other interventions....

Richard Rybicki LCSW / MSW

- Offers sessions only online

Richard Rybicki, MSW, LCSW has 40 years of professional clinical experience in a variety of settings; he prefers private practice. FROM...

Cameron James LCSW

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Cameron James is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has worked with children and adolescents in nearly every level of care across...

Laura Thompson Ph.D.

- Offers sessions only online

I believe wholeheartedly that life is filled with opportunities for learning and growth. While we may not always seek these opportunities...

Ellie Bergmann LAC / LCSW / MSW

- Offers sessions only online

Ellie does not have evening availability for new clients at the moment.

Ellie Bergmann is a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) and Licensed Addictions Counselor (LAC) who brings over 10 years of experience...

Emily Cunningham LCSW / MSW

- Offers sessions in-person and online

Emily is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has worked with teens and adults since 2012. Emily has worked in a variety of settings...

Erica Krakovitz CAC III / Ph.D.

- Offers sessions only online

Our greatest accomplishments involve conquering our fears and insecurities. Sometimes fear and shame keep us stuck and prevent us from...

Ashley Charbonneau LAC / LCSW

- Offers sessions only online

Ashley is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Licensed Addiction Counselor, specializing in substance abuse, healthy relationships,...

Michael Gyorffy LCSW

- Offers sessions only online

Hello! I have been a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) since 2007 and have been working in the mental health field for over 20 years....

Kristy Davis CAC III / LCSW

- Offers sessions in-person and online

Kristy no longer provides EMDR.

Therapist in Cherry Creek, Kristy Davis is a licensed clinical social worker and a certified addiction counselor (CAC III). She provides...

Tomas Clarke LPC

- Offers sessions only online

“My heart aches and a drowsy numbness pains my sense…” If you’ve ever felt something like this, then you know how hard life can...

Janet Coutts CAC III / LPC

- Offers sessions only online

Therapist in Wheat Ridge, Janet Coutts, provides EMDR and other forms of therapy for depression, addictions, PTSD, anxiety, and many...

Tye Kemp LPC

- Offers sessions only online

The experience of life can be dark at times, but it is my sincere belief that with positive intention, dedicated effort, and genuine...

Jessica Kuchinski LPC

- Offers sessions only online

As a Licensed Professional Counselor and Registered Art Therapist working in the field since 2003, I’ve worked with children, teens,...

Wendy Klein LCSW

- Offers sessions in-person and online

I am a strong advocate of mental health and believe that the state of mental health is on a continuum. Just like physical health needs...

Rachel LaMorte LCSW

- Offers sessions in-person and online

I utilize a compassionate approach to counseling while integrating humor, empowerment, and challenging questions to assist you with developing...

Kasandra Barr LMFT

- Offers sessions only online

Kasandra is only accepting clients 19 years old and over.

Hi, I’m Kasandra Barr (She/Her/Hers)! I have been practicing therapy for almost 10 years. I earned my Masters degree in Counseling...

Annie Hutt LPC

- Offers sessions in-person and online

Therapist in Golden, Annie Hutt, LPC, has been with Westside Behavioral Care for many years. We are especially grateful to have her because...

Denae Arnold LAC / LPC

- Offers sessions in-person and online

If you’re looking for a genuine and authentic therapist who believes in swearing and humor in the therapeutic relationship than...

Hira Siddiqui LPC

- Offers sessions only online

I know the idea of therapy can be scary, overwhelming, and even intimidating. I absolutely understand and acknowledge the feeling of...

Derrick Hinds LPC

- Offers sessions in-person and online

Derrick Hinds is a Licensed Professional Counselor with a Master’s Degree in Community Counseling and a specialization in Clinical...

Lindsay Windels LAC / LPC

- Offers sessions in-person and online

I think recovery from anything is one of the most beautiful and strong things a person can do. Recovery includes healing, mending, and...

Kelly Cote LAC / LPC

- Offers sessions in-person and online

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Addictions Counselor, and EMDR trained therapist. I have been in the field for over...

Jonathan Minifie LPC

- Offers sessions in-person and online

Jonathan C. Minifie has more than 20 years of experience working with adolescents. He has worked extensively with adolescents and individuals...

Megan Franklin LPC

- Offers sessions only online

My name is Megan Franklin and I am a Licensed Psychotherapist practicing in Littleton Colorado. I was born and raised in South Africa,...

John Sander LPC

- Offers sessions in-person and online

Sometimes life causes you to feel overwhelmed. Often it seems like you are never going to feel quite satisfied with who you are or where...

Emilie Graham LCSW

- Offers sessions only online

I am a relationship-based therapist and your needs shape and guide my approach to our work. As humans, we often internalize beliefs and...

Kellee Trautmann LAC / LPC

- Offers sessions in-person and online

What led me to become a therapist was a lifelong curiosity about what makes us who we are as well as an interest in culture. I’m...

Tanya Torres LPC

- Offers sessions in-person and online

Thank you so much for taking the time to explore my practice. My emphasis is on adolescents and young adults who struggle with social,...

Lindy Steece LPC

- Offers sessions only online

I am a believer in Dreams.  I believe Life is short and quality counts.  I am curious about your life:  how you handle situations,...

Stephanie Roberts CAC III / LPC

- Offers sessions only online

Stephanie Roberts is Masters Level Therapist specializing in individual, couples and family therapy, and maintains a private practice...

Janice Barbee LPC

- Offers sessions only online

We all have times when things in our lives just aren’t going the way we hoped, or times where we’ve lost someone or something important...

Eric Hilborn LPC

- Offers sessions in-person and online

Eric Hilborn is a licensed professional counselor (LPC) who provides therapy in Littleton and in the Denver area. He specializes in individual...

Rebecca Ackerman LPC

- Offers sessions only online

You are not defined by the struggles that are keeping you stuck. Anxiety, depression, trauma, and other life experiences take ahold of...