Drew has more than eight years experience working with homeless, street entrenched youth. He worked in various positions within the Homeless Youth Continuum (HYC) in Portland, Oregon, including Alcohol and Drug Specialist for Project Metamorphosis. Drew is currently a Residential Counselor for De Paul Youth and Family Center, bringing his years of experience to the youth in residential services. Drew also has experience working with adults involved in the justice system. Drew has facilitated trainings for the HYC, including Motivational Interviewing, Harm reduction, Understanding Street Youth, and Addiction and the Brain. Drew currently sits on the Advisory Board for Mt. Hood Community College.
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- Medicare is not Accepted
- Medicaid is not Accepted
De Paul uses comprehensive, multi-disciplinary, culturally appropriate and evidence-based practices that address the needs of the whole person, family and community. We support participation in groups such as the Anonymous fellowships that provide inspiration and hope.
De Paul Treatment Centers - Youth Center Reviews and Ratings Details
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- Residential Treatment
Residential treatment programs provide housing (food and meals) in addition to treatment for substance abuse. Some facilities offer only short-term residential treatment, some offer only long-term treatment and others offer both, ranging from a few days to many months, based on patient needs.
- Dual Diagnosis/ Co-Occurring Disorders Treatment
These two terms describe a person who is not only addicted to drugs or alcohol, but also has a mental or emotional illness, such as depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, etc. Facilities that treat patients with dual-diagnosis or co-occurring disorders provide psychiatric treatment in addition to drug and alcohol rehabilitation services.
Drew Gadbois, BSW, CADC I - Youth Residential Lead Counselor
June McCandles, CADC I, QMHA - Youth Residential Counselor
June received her Applied Associates in Addictions from Portland Community College in 2005. She also received a Certificate in Drug Prevention. June helped to create and facilitate a middle school program for mothers and daughters with the Sun Program in Portland Public Schools. June continues to attend classes toward her degree in Social work and work as a Residential Counselor in the Youth program. June began interning at De Paul’s Youth and Family Center and was hired directly after her internship to support the effort to build the family program. June’s Spanish speaking abilities were put to good use when she worked as a Family Counselor. Her efforts have greatly improved the connection with our Spanish speaking population. Last year, June took on the role of Residential Counselor with the youth at the Youth and Family Center. She has experience in community mental health and addictions services, providing individual, group, and family counseling with teens.
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