WantRecovery.com, George Jones, MA, CAC, LPC
Your Subtitle text


George jones, ma, cac, lpc, licensed drug and alcohol addiction counselor, intervention specialistI am George Jones, a 53-year-old African American from the Homewood section of Pittsburgh. I attended intermediate high school in the Penn Hills school district and transferred to Taylor Allderdice High where I graduated in 1979. I have a passion for basketball and still play a little today.

I received my Associated Degree from Allegheny Community College is 1997. I went on to receive my Bachelors Degree in Human Resource Management at Geneva College in 2003. I went on to receive my Master’s Degree in 2008 in Community Counseling at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. I went on to obtain my counseling license (LPC) Licensed Professional Counselor in 2010.

George jones, ma, cac, lpc, licensed drug and alcohol addiction counselor, sober coachI currently work as the Director of Treatment Services at The Program for Offenders, Inc. I have managed the clinical duties for the past eight years. I am a proud member of Narcotics Anonymous where I have been in long term recovery. I am a proud father of two children Aaron and Jasmin. Aaron is a Graduate of Villanova University and is currently working as a School Counselor in the Philadelphia area. Jasmin is currently attending Thiel College; her major is in Criminal Justice. I have been married the past 29 years to my beautiful wife, Sharon who is the Clinical Manager of the Sojourner House, a residential treatment program for women and children in the East Liberty section of Pittsburgh.

Our plan in the near future is to open a transitional house for our trouble young men who are struggling with transitioning into adulthood. I continue to develop and use eclectic approaches to engage and motive people to stay clean and sober. I have a vast network of resources to aid in peoples recovery process.

- George Jones, MA, CAC, LPC

George Jones' Profile on PsychologyToday.com