Steven W. MurphyJason Powers, M.D
Steven W. Murphy has been in the chemical dependency field for almost 40 years. Steve is a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor, Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor. His experience includes both direct clinical and administrative functions in inpatient treatment centers, outpatient treatment programs, group practices, and corrections services. Steve has a long history in addiction counselor training, consulting and counseling for adults, adolescents, impaired professionals, and criminal justice clients.
He started contacting probation and parole departments in 1983 to offer services to criminal justice clients who needed help overcoming addictions. He was the owner of Alamo Recovery Centers, Inc., which contracted with state and county criminal justice departments to provide outpatient services as an alternative to incarceration from 1994 until 2001. They opened 3 offices and were treating 250 clients per month.
Steve was the coordinator of Celebrate Recovery, a Christian 12 step program that encompasses all forms of addiction, from 2002 until 2005.
Steve is currently in private practice at Alamo City Treatment Services providing outpatient evaluations for the Board of Nursing, Pharmacists, Doctors, Dentists, CPA’s, Attorneys and Clergy.
He was the director of the San Antonio branch of the Institute for Chemical Dependency Studies, a proprietary school, training students to become Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselors from 2001-2015 and is currently the owner of the Addiction Counselor Training School which opened in October 2016.