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Goodwill offering counseling services

Jan. 30, 2013 @ 12:00 AM

HUNTINGTON -- Goodwill Industries of KYOWVA Area Inc. has added counseling services for outpatient substance abuse patients.

Two types of services will be offered, including group sessions and individual substance abuse treatment. The group program will consist of 12 weeks of substance abuse education ranging from topics including abuse and addictions to recovery planning. The program will require random drug screenings and attendance in AA/NA meetings off-site.

The new offerings will be led by Carolyn Scarberry, who has worked as a counselor with Family Service for more than a year. Scarberry has a master of arts in counseling from Marshall University and recently achieve certification as an advanced alcohol and drug counselor.

Goodwill accepts all major insurance providers and Medicaid. They offer a slide scale fee for the uninsured.

For more information, call 304-523-9454.