Addiction Resource Guide



Intervention Services



Solo Practice - Houston, Texas

Services
"In Our Own Words"

Andi H. Strauss, PhD

What Makes Us Different and Special:

"Scripted, complete confrontational but very supportive and caring with emphasis on what is best for the addict."


Overview of Practice:

"Focusing on families with addiction, suffering from the effects of living with members with addictions and speciality in eating disorders."


What Special Training Does the Staff Have:

"Focus on addictions, post-traumatic stress disorder."


What Advice Would You Give to Prospective Clients:

"Decide the most important issue that really brought them into therapy."
Affliated with a treatment facility or program: No


  • Geographic Availability:

    Local Yes, Houston, TX
    Regional (US) Yes
    International Yes


  • Types of Interventions Facilitated:

    Crisis No
    Family Yes
    Executive/Workplace Yes



  • Addictions and self-destructive behaviors worked with:

  • Alcohol
  • Eating Disorders
  • Gambling
  • Other Drugs
  • Sexual Addictions


  • STAFF:

    Number of people on staff: Numerous parttime; 1 fulltime psychiatrist
    Qualifications: PhD, DAC, LCDC, LMFT, MD, PBC, CTTS
    Accreditations: None

    PAYMENT INFORMATION:

    Cost for Intervention: Varies - basic based on family involvement and time. Minimum $500
    Travel expenses included: No
    If NO, how is cost calculated: Mileage, plane ride
    Arrangement possible for insurance coverage: Yes, Depending on coverage

  • CONTACT INFORMATION:

    General Telephone Number: (713) 521-2669
    24 Hour HOTLINE: (713) 707-7033
    Address: 5925 Kirby Drive, Ste. 201
    Houston, Texas 77005
    Email: doctorandi@aol.com