The TDN Department of Community and Family Services through a grant from the Department of Justice Systems and Alcohol and Substance Abuse program is pleased to announce that we have contracted with a Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor to provide needed service in the TDN service area. The intent is to provide services to reduce the incidence of child abuse/neglect, youth delinquency, ATOD use and prevention services.
The contractor is Michael Harling. Mr. Harling has over 24 years in the field of Human Services and AOD counseling 12 years nonprofessional and 12 years professional. He worked in a Residential Treatment facility in 2007 as support staff and worked his way up to Supervising Counselor then House Manager. Over the past eight years he worked in the prison system as a Journey level counselor as well as a transitional counselor.
The Substance Abuse Program will provide services to TDN citizens and directly operate prevention, intervention, and/or substance abuse treatment programs including afterhours counseling and groups.
The program will provide immediate access to services in the TDN Service Area. The purpose is to provide services to adults, youth and families who are in need of treatment. Referrals will come through CFS and be available to all programs and services. Mr. Harling will also assist CFS in developing necessary program design, policy and procedures to directly provide prevention, intervention, and/or substance abuse treatment programs.
For more information contact Community & Family Services at