Resources

Often times the decision to seek out help for your own recovery (or a loved ones) is a very challenging decision! The good news is that there is a wide array of resources available to assist in the entire continuum of care from intervention to recovery aftercare. Please take a look at the list below to find the right resource for you. If you can't find what you are looking for, please contact the CRP directly at recovery@unt.edu

TYPE RESOURCE DESCRIPTION
ADVOCACY

ONDCP

The Office of National Drug Control Policy discusses how drug-related convictions affect student loan eligibility.

Young People in Recovery (YPR)

Young People in Recovery is a national advocacy organization, which aims to influence public policy, making it easier for our youth to find and maintain their recovery from addiction. YPR establishes city and state chapters, which act as vessels, carrying out their organization's vision and mission.

National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC)

NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, represents the professional interests of more than 85,000 addiction counselors, educators and other addiction-focused health care professionals in the United States, Canada and abroad.

Texas Association of Addiction Professionals (TAAP)

The Texas Association of Addiction Professionals (TAAP) is the state affiliate of NAADAC, The National Association for Addiction Professionals. TAAP seeks to promote the advancement of Addiction Professionals by uniting addiction counseling professionals throughout Texas.

The McShin Foundation

Founded in 2004, The McShin Foundation is Virginia’s leading non-profit, full-service Recovery Community Organization (RCO), committed to serving individuals and families in their fight against Substance Use Disorders. While providing the tools for recovering individuals to create positive lifestyles, we aim to spread the word of recovery and educate families, communities, and government regarding SUDs as well as reduce the stigma attached to them.

To Write Love On Her Arms

To Write Love On Her Arms is a non-profit movement dedicated to presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury, and suicide. TWLOHA exists to encourage, inform, inspire, and also to invest directly into treatment and recovery.

Association of Persons Affected by Addiction (APAA)

The Association of Persons Affected by Addiction (APAA) is a nationally renowned, award-winning, grass-roots, peer-driven and peer-led recovery community organization in Dallas, Texas.

COUNSELING

Marie Krebs (Dallas)

"As a clinician that works extensively within the recovery community, I believe it is important to provide my clients with the necessary tools and resources to develop and maintain a balanced and healthy life, and meaningful interpersonal relationships."

Stephanie Coker (Lewisville)

"I am experienced in working with a wide array of issues from improving relationships and developing life goals, to coping with grief, loss and major transitions, to recovery from addiction, eating disorders, depression, anxiety, personality disorders, and past trauma."

Steve Krump (Dallas)

He believes in providing treatment using the most up to date evidence based techniques with strong emphasis on relapse prevention and family counseling.

Jason Doorish, MS, LPC-S (Denton)

Jason has worked in Denton-area higher education and non-profits providing substance abuse counseling, sexual health education, as well as mental health, addictions, and trauma counseling for individuals, couples, families, and groups. 

GENERAL INFORMATION Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. 

INTERVENTION

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

A service provided by SAMHSA, the NSPL provides crisis intervention counseling, 24/7.

RECOVERY SUPPORT

Find an AA Meeting

A search engine provided by the Dallas Intergroup Association, where individuals can locate meetings tailored to their needs.

Find an Al-Anon Meeting

A search engine provide by the Dallas Al-Anon Information Service, where individuals can locate meetings tailored to their needs.

Young People in Recovery (YPR)

Young People in Recovery is a national advocacy organization, which aims to influence public policy, making it easier for our youth to find and maintain recovery from addiction. YPR establishes city and state chapters, which act as vessels, carrying out their organization's vision and mission.

TREATMENT AND RECOVERY HOUSING

Eating Recovery Center

Dedicated to the treatment of eating disorders at all levels of care, ERC provides inpatient, residential, PHP, and IOP services.

SAMHSA Treatment Services Locator

A secure, confidential, and anonymous resource for information on treatment services in the United States.
Sante Center for Healing The Mission of Santé Center for Healing is to address addictive behaviors and associated conditions with an integrated addiction treatment model, drawing from traditional and innovative approaches. Sante's services are open to individuals and families who seek recovery from addictive behaviors, with a focus on treating the addicted professional.

Solutions of North Texas

Located in Denton, Solutions provides a wide range of services, including family services, interventions, residential sober living, IOP, and counseling.

Women Starting Over Sober living house for women, life skills and empowerment classes in Denton, Texas.
Collegiate Recovery Houses

A collegiate recovery house for students to live, study, learn, and grow in their recovery.

Oxford House

With over 2000 sober houses in the U.S., the Oxford House provides a sober living environment for individuals in recovery from substance use.

Life of Purpose Treatment

Life of Purpose supports young adults with academically-focused substance use disorder treatment.
Healing Springs Ranch Healing Springs Ranch (“HSR”) will enhance the lives of those touched by addiction and related mental health issues through high-quality, innovative and customized client care solutions designed to improve treatment outcomes.
Carrollton Springs The mission of Carrollton Springs is to change people’s lives by delivering innovative and evidence-based treatment in a professional and compassionate environment that creates a foundation for long term healing and recovery.
The Right Step The Right Step family of addiction treatment centers in Texas offers a full continuum of alcohol and drug rehab programs, from medically monitored detox and residential and outpatient programs to specialized options for women and the LGBTQI community.