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    Raymond Cox, B.A., CSAC

    Ray is a Certified Substance Abuse Counselor with a Bachelors Degree.  He is a certified Prime for Live and ADETS instructor. Ray actively assists with the coordination of Federal Probation & Parole programs. He works with Federal and community substance abuse clients individually and in group. Ray facilitates outpatient treatment groups, conducts substance abuse, DWI & Federal intake assessments and teaches ADETS. He is a senior counselor at our Raleigh facility, and assists at our other locations as needed. Ray is a Board member.

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    Choosing outpatient substance abuse treatment

    Choosing outpatient substance abuse treatment

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    Substance use disorder – screening, referral and placement

    Substance use disorder – screening, referral and placement

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    I came to First Step because of a DWI. My first two meetings were with Raymond, and he was very kind and helpful. My group counselor actually made me want to come to group each week. The topics that we discussed each week were helpful and interesting. I learned more than I expected. The most

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