Dr. Ross is nationally recognized as a leader in the field of teenage substance abuse.
Meet Dr. George R. Ross:
A persuasive speaker and trainer, Dr. George Ross is the founding director of three nationally recognized substance abuse programs for teenagers. He has conducted numerous workshops for professionals, business groups, civic clubs and churches. Dr. Ross has developed the “Treating Adolescent Substance Abuse” training program from his twenty five years of experience in treating over 1,000 chemically dependent youth and their families.
An experienced educator and counselor, Dr. Ross has taught at both high school and college level. He is a licensed psychologist, a certified chemical dependency expert, an experienced relationship counselor and an ordained minister. Dr. Ross has completed training in reality therapy with Dr. William Glasser, and rational behavioral therapy with Dr. Maxie C. Maultsby, JR and is a board certified christian counselor. In addition he has completed a masters in divinity from Aasbury Theological Seminary and currently serves an adjunct professor in their counseling program. As a member of Toastmasters, Dr. Ross has achieved the level of Competent Toastmaster and has completed Leadership Lexington, a professional program sponsored by the Lexington Chamber of Commerce. Dr. Ross currently operates a private practice and consulting business in Lexington, Kentucky.
Dr. Ross is nationally recognized as a leader in the field of teenage substance abuse. Since 1978, he has conducted several workshops on this topic, as well as appeared on the national radio program, Focus on the Family, with noted psychologist, Dr. James c.Dobson. He was an invited participant at the White House Conference For a Drug Free America. He is the founding director of LIFE, Inc., KIDS HELPINGKIDS, Inc.and POSSIBILITIESUNLIMITED,Inc.;all substance abuse programs for teenagers. He is also the author of Treating Adolescent Substance Abuse: Understanding the Fundamental Elements, upon which this training program is based.
GEORGE R. ROSS (PhD, MDiv) is a board certifed Professional Christian Counselor being licensed as a psychologist, certifed as a chemical dependency counselor, and is an ordained minister.
Dr. Ross currently teaches part time in the Counseling Program at Asbury Theological Seminary and operates a private practice and consulting business in Lexington, Kentucky