Gary L. Shoemaker

RN, SAP, MAC-CCJS, NCAC II, CAC III




Gary Shoemaker is the Executive Director, CEO, and co-owner of A.B. Counseling.  A Registered Nurse with over 30 years of experience in the mental health field, Gary has devoted 27 years to treating dual diagnosis and substance abuse.  He has worked closely with numerous psychiatrists monitoring client needs for medication and progress.  Gary has been an Approved Treatment Provider with the State of Colorado Department of Corrections since 1999 specializing in Anger Management, Substance Abuse Treatment, and Adult Crisis Intervention.  He facilitates a Relapse Prevention Group and an Offender-Specific Relapse Prevention Group.  Gary was the Founder and Director of the Wheat Ridge Coalition, Governor Romer's Gang Task Force, and was the Co-Founder and President of the Nurses of Colorado Corporation.  Nurses of Colorado Corp., now known as Peer Assistance Services, is the largest organization in Colorado working with impaired professionals.  Gary is a community educator, public speaker, and expert witness in the filed of addictions.


Contact Gary: Gary@ABCounselinginc.com

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