Wes Tobin is the Chief Operating Officer of Harris House Foundation. Wes has 40 years of experience in direct substance abuse counseling and managing counseling teams in a variety of clinical and social work settings. For the past 10 years, Wes focused on building the clinical program at Harris House. Wes took a 12-step based program, then incorporated additional elements of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), disease concept, medication management, gender specific treatment and drug of choice specific treatment to create a holistic treatment environment.
Wes’ areas of clinical specialty include disease concept, trauma, depression and anxiety. Wes is known for his ability to hire, train, and manage a strong team of clinical counselors. Wes is also known for his ability to motivate and inspire clients, both individually and via group dynamics.