Dallas TAAP

Dallas TAAP is comprised of individuals, addictions counselors, prevention specialists, and other persons who have a direct interest in the field of addiction. Our  members are professionals dedicated to the treatment and recovery of individuals and families struggling with alcohol, drugs, and the devastating illness of chemical dependency. Many of our members also serve a clientele that suffer from other addictions as well.

Goals and Objectives:  The Dallas Chapter of TAAP seeks to promote the advancement of addiction focused professionals by uniting alcoholism and other addiction counselors throughout the North Texas Region. United we have voice in critical matters relating to our profession, as well as those we serve.  By means of legislative initiatives, promotional campaigns and professional networking opportunities, TAAP promotes awareness of chemical dependency issues in Texas.  TAAP advocates for standards for licensure and certification of qualified counselors to ensure the competency basis of those who provide chemical dependency counseling.

1.Legislative Advocacy
2.Professional Growth Opportunities
3.Academic Growth Opportunities
4.Business Growth Opportunities
5.Peer Assistance
6.Ethical Standards

Dallas TAAP Executive Board  

Gary Cochran, MA, LPC-S – President

Campbell Counseling Group

Campbell Counseling Group


marie krebs

Marie Krebs, MS, LPC, LCDC, SRT, CDWF, CCPS – Immediate Past President 

Spiritual Director

Marie Krebs Consulting


Susan Schaffer – Treasurer 

Managing Partner

Red Hat Association Management 








Nancé Headley M.S., LCDC – Secretary

Southwest Regional Director

Holistix Treatment Centers








Scott Wisenbaker – Facilitator

Executive Director, Solutions of North Texas

Solutions of North Texas








Shanon Purtell, MA, LPC-S, NCC – President Elect

Certified Anger Resolution Therapist

CALM Program








Stephan Marion – Scholarship/Social Media

Outreach Professional

Futures of Palm Beach








Chris Mcguire – Advocacy

Founder and Program Director

Arbor Park Recovery For Men








Steve Paul – Membership/Website

Director Referral Relations

Healing Springs Ranch








Micah Petty – Hospitality

Market Director

Addiction Campuses








Amy Campi, LPC, LCDC – Continuing Education



Mailing Address

11700 Preston Road, Suite 660 – #229, Dallas, TX 75230

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TAAP is the Texas State Affiliate to NAADAC.  NAADAC, The Association for Addiction Professionals, is the largest national organization for addiction-focused health care professionals with 11,000 members.  NAADAC is dedicated to the professional growth and development of addiction specialists.