03 Sep Mark Wallman
, MA, LPC
Individual Therapists In Mckinney tx
With more than 23 years of experience in the field of chemical dependency, Mark has gained knowledge and expertise in specific areas of adolescent and adult treatment, family education, aftercare, extended care, and community training and outreach on the impact of chemical dependency on family systems and communities. Mark has experience working in community mental health facilities, psychiatric crisis units, criminal justice programs, outpatient programs, adolescent and adult long-term programs, extended care programs, and family education programs. Mark was a clinician and supervisor for Hazelden Foundation’s outpatient facility in West Palm Beach, FL, and later was the Assistant Clinical Director at Little Hill-Alina Lodge, in Blairstown, NJ.
Areas of expertise:
Developing Intervention strategies for adolescents, adults, and their families
Performing Interventions to help get patients into the appropriate level of care for their recovery
Outpatient treatment for Opiate Addiction
Community outreach and resource mobilization
The impact of addiction on the family and community
Cognitive-behavioral therapy techniques
The impact of drugs of addiction on emotional and mental functions of the brain
Treatment of Dual Diagnosis
Treatment of Sex Addiction using Patrick Carnes’ model of recovery
The use of the Minnesota Model of Treatment for Addiction Recovery
Mental Health recovery
1986: BA in political Science and English,West Virginia University
1995: MA in Counselor Education,Community Mental Health, Western Kentucky University
Licenses and Certification
Licensed professional Counselor
CCA Therapist Since
Joined CCA in 2012
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CCA NORTH TEXAS CLIENT REVIEWS
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Friendliness of their staff and willingness to accommodate clients, their facility is very well maintained, and of course, my LPC - she is wonderful!
Everyone is very polite and professional
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My Counselor Tammy Williams is wonderful and has helped me work toward a healthy mental state.
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I love the friendliness, people and our counselor. It always feels safe and caring. We always seem to stay on schedule.
Customer service was amazing ! My therapist was a no-nonsense kind of guy who really supported and understood my issues.
Susie Hales is the most gentle, patient, caring, non judgmental, genuine and professional soul I have ever meet in my life. Where would I be today without her listening to my so many years of tremendous hardship? She helps me understand and grow! I absolutely would recommend CCA.
Lana Snear is so wonderful. She just listens, and helps me get through what I was trying to do on my own, unsuccessfully. Also, the office staff is so friendly and helpful. I appreciate how simple and easy the check in process is.
Great counselors, nice front office staff. Peaceful environment. Professional on all levels.
The counselor we use (Kim House) is outstanding with our child. I would highly recommend her.
Mark was very relatable. I'm excited to continue working with him
It is a caring, family like atmosphere.
For me personally, Suzanne Hales...simply said, she is second to none as a great teacher, guidance counselor, honest and true friend. The rest of the staff that I have met are courteous and efficient.
The office staff is friendly and helpful. The therapist who work there seem to be knowledgeable. They also have a very diverse group of therapist which can treat a diverse group of clients.
Wonderful, caring, and attentive counsellors who make a real difference in our family's life. Front desk folks are very helpful. Thanks Val!
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