Addiction Resource Guide

Intervention Services

Group Practice - Mesa, Arizona

"In Our Own Words"

Julian S. Pickens, Ed.D.

What Makes Us Different and Special:

"The three of us (Julian Pickens, Kathy Marcil, and Mike Brubaker) have a total of 90 years in recovery and have a combined total of more than 2500 interventions."

What Advice Would You Give to Prospective Clients:

"Seek the help of a trained professional to get help for you and your loved one."

Overview of Practice:

"The three of us who are Interventionists are part of Professional Counseling Associates, which is composed of 6 other counselors, with specialities in child abuse, sexual addiction."

What Special Training Does the Staff Have:

"Marriage and family, substance abuse, gambling, intervention."
Affliated with a treatment facility or program: No

  • Geographic Availability:

    Local Yes, Arizona
    Regional (US) Yes
    International Yes

  • Types of Interventions Facilitated:

    Crisis Yes
    Family Yes
    Executive/Workplace Yes

  • Addictions and self-destructive behaviors worked with:

  • Alcohol
  • Eating Disorders
  • Gambling
  • Other Drugs

  • STAFF:

    Number of people on staff: 3
    Qualifications: Substance Abuse Counselors, Marriage &Family Therapist, Porfessional Counselors, all licensed in Arizona
    Accreditations: None


    Cost for Intervention: $200 per hour plus expenses
    Travel expenses included: No
    If NO, how is cost calculated: Most reasonable transportation
    Arrangement possible for insurance coverage: No


    General Telephone Number: (480) 730-6222
    24 Hour HOTLINE: None
    Address: 1830 S. Alma School Rd., Ste. 112
    Mesa, Arizona 85210