Darlene Shuff Porter

Drug & Alcohol Counselor, MS, LADC, MAC

Verified by Psychology Today
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Darlene Shuff Porter

Drug & Alcohol Counselor, MS, LADC, MAC

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Dailey Professional Counseling Services, LLC
Meriden, CT 06450
(860) 756-5265
Offers online therapy

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Dailey Professional Counseling Services, LLC
New Haven, CT 06511
(860) 756-5265

About

If you are struggling with a substance abuse problem and experiencing difficulty in making the decision to stop using drugs/alcohol, well struggle no more. Today can be the beginning of a new life for you without the use of any mind-altering substances. I will work with you in a safe, confidential and supportive environment to bring about change and establish goals that you believe are achievable by meeting you where you are in your individual journey towards recovery and wellness.
I have over twenty plus years of experience. I am a licensed Alcohol Drug Counselor and Co-Occurring Disorder Professional. I work collaboratively with other providers in the community that can assist in providing successful outcome measures.

Finances

  • Session Fee: $150 per session
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Cash, Check
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • BHS | Behavioral Health Systems
  • Beacon Health Options
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Humana
  • Husky | CT BHP
  • Magellan
  • Medicaid
  • Oxford
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • License: Connecticut / 001004
  • School: Grand Canyon University
  • Year Graduated: 2014

Additional Credentials

  • License No. and State: 21581 Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Public Health Bureau of Substance Addiction Services

Darlene Shuff Porter's Groups

Relapse Prevention, 12- Step Recovery, Drug Edu.

The Group is designed to be a safe haven, where confidentiality is must. Participants will have an opportunity to listen as well and share during group sessions. Every participants voice is important. The goal is to identify triggers, utilized tools learned to avoid relapse, maintain sobriety, and learn new coping skill in order to make healthy decisions.

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Women's Group

The Group is designed to be a safe haven to address Substance use/abuse as well as trauma/PTSD. Confidentiality is must. Participants will have an opportunity to listen as well and share during group sessions to begin the process of healing. Every participants voice is important. The goal is to identify triggers, utilized tools learned to avoid relapse, maintain sobriety, and learn new coping skill in order to make healthy decisions for a brighter future.

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Location

Dailey Professional Counseling Services, LLC
Meriden, CT 06450
(860) 756-5265
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

Dailey Professional Counseling Services, LLC
New Haven, CT 06511
(860) 756-5265
Specialties
  • Addiction
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Dual Diagnosis
Issues
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Co-Occurring Disorder, SAP for DOT
  • Coping Skills
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Spirituality
  • Substance Use
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Black and African American and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Single Mother

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Gestalt
  • Humanistic
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Rational Emotive Behavior (REBT)
  • Reality Therapy
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family
  • Group

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 30 Nov 2022
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Darlene Shuff Porter

Drug & Alcohol Counselor, MS, LADC, MAC