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Dallas Ft Worth TX Transitional Sober Living Recovery Home for Men


Licensed Addiction Therapist at Gratitude House Sober Living in Dallas TexasDerek Atkins, LPC is a graduate of Dallas Theological Seminary with a master’s degree in Biblical Counseling. Derek is a former resident of Colorado Springs, Colorado and he has a joy of the great outdoors and a love for playing all contact sports.

Derek has worked in the field of counseling in various forms including working with the military, working as a correctional officer, doing foster parenting and even working as a group home director. Currently, Derek is the director of Gratitude House. At the Gratitude House, Derek helps men to face their struggles with addictions. He also helps these men to face the daily difficulties that transpire on the road towards recovery.

Derek also provides counseling to individuals, couples, and families at his private practice. He provides a safe and warm environment where residents can regain their perspective, find acceptance, and pursue their desires to move forward in life. Derek offers Tuesday, & Saturday appointments and he also takes Thursday afternoon appointments.

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