We Want To Help


    Francis Heitmann, MSW, LCSW, LCAS, CCS

    Clinical Director


    Frank is our Clinical Director providing supervision, consultation, coaching, and monitoring for our team.  Frank is the CEO of Recovery Lab where he offers trainings in psychotherapy, substance abuse counseling, and clinical supervision.  

    Frank is married and a loves his cats.  You can find Frank on his lunch break sitting in the park reading a book.  Feel free to contact Genesis to schedule one of Franks trainings or workshops. 

    Melania Layton, LCAS, CSI

    Bi-Lingual Counselor/Therapist 


    Ms. Layton is a Master Level Bilingual Clinical Addiction Specialist with over ten years experience in the behavioral healthcare field.  She received her B.A. in Psychology from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and has a Master’s in Clinical Psychology from Capella University. Her commitment is to continue professional development, and uses a recovery-oriented model of service and client participation as an important part of the program activities. She consistently evaluates interventions and initiatives using outcome measures and individualizes treatment, considering clients’ health, environment and circumstances. She is currently in pursuit of PhD in General Psychology with specialization in “Addiction Psychology” at Capella University.


    Julius Rhoe, CADC, Fully Qualified SAP

    Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor


    Julius is a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor, and SAP Certified with clinical experience in the field for over 10 years. He has a Bachelors degree in Criminal Justice, from North Carolina Central University. He is committed to helping individuals achieve and maintain sobriety, with lifelong recovery.

    Cherelle Arnold, CADC-R

    Administrative Assistant

    Cherelle is pursuing a degree in human services technology /substance abuse counseling. She has a passion for working with others. Cherelle always knew at a young age that she wanted to help people so she decided to start here. She has years of experience of working with people from mentoring her younger peers, volunteering , and working customer service as well. Cherelle is driven to accomplish her long term goal of becoming a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor and is so excited to see how much the substance abuse field has to offer her. She is currently a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor Registrant.

    Latrice Freeman, MSL, RHIA

    Human Resource Director


    Latrice received her Bachelor of Science degree in Health Information Management from East Carolina University and Master of Science in Leadership from Pfeiffer University –. Latrice’s work experience includes Management, HealthCare Auditing, Medical Coding and Office Administration experience.






    Rhonda Spence, CADC

    Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor


    Rhonda retired from NC State Parks. She has 30 years of experience in the recovery field. Rhonda is a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor and is committed to helping people and their families in Recovery.




    Venus Allen, MS MSW, CFC, CSOTS, LCAS-A

    15 plus years of experience working in behavioral health, Venus is a Certified Forensics Counselor and Certified Sex Offender Treatment Specialist. Venus has a Master's Degree in Counseling Psychology and a Master's Degree in Social Work. Venus is registered with the NC Substance Abuse Board for Licensed Clinical Addictions Specialist and Criminal Justice Addictions Professional. Venus has registered with the NC Social Work Board and is awaiting her approved Licensed Clinical Social Work Associate licensure.




    Gregory Moore Sr. CADC

    Mr. Moore has 30 years of diversified substance abuse use disorders and mental health experience. Mr. Moore also has 18 years of correctional help and empowering clients who struggle with alcohol and addiction disorders.

    Keith E. Green, M.Ed., CSAC, SAP, SAE


    Keith E. Green is a Masters level certified alcohol and drug counselor whose field of expertise is unique in that he focuses on behaviors and social learning as a foundation for change.


    Keith has served in the fields of education, mental health and substance abuse for 26 years. In this service, he has had the opportunity to develop and implement programming in the areas of mental health, substance abuse, academic achievement and social/emotional learning. Keith’s scope of practice focuses on behavioral learning, behavior management and social/emotional development. With regard to education, his work has succeeded in producing successful outcomes in areas related to Positive Behavior Intervention Supports (PBIS), Response to Instruction (RTI) and Multitiered Systems of Support (MTSS). Keith has also developed and implemented programs for several school districts and service agencies. Pertaining to Mental Health and substance abuse, Keith's work has produced successful consumer outcomes in the areas of counseling, mentoring, case management, and assessment. In working with business owners and administrative staffs’, Keith’s experiences in program development and clinical management has been instrumental in enhancing service awareness among stakeholders, building a solid referral base and increasing business revenue.


    Keith believes that success for all hinges on the ability to nurture and be nurtured, to establish and maintain effective relationships, to set and support each other in maintaining high expectations and standards.

    Gregory T. Dockery, BA, CADC-R

    Operations Director/Group Facilitator


    Gregory received his Bachelor of Science degree from The University of North Carolina at Fayetteville State. Gregory is a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor Registrant as well as a Qualified Professional and Qualified Developmental Disability Professional. Gregory's work experience includes clinical work in outpatient mental health clinic/facilities as well as substance abuse counseling work in outpatient substance abuse treatment programs. Currently he is pursuing his Masters Degree in Addiction Counseling and Christian Education at Liberty University.





    “Quality treatment using a person-centered approach.”



    The mission of Genesis DWI Services is to assist people in working toward and successfully achieving their life goals as they learn to effectively and responsibly manage their mental health and substance abuse treatment needs.




    Genesis DWI Service’s vision is for people with mental health and substance abuse treatment needs to live full and satisfying lives as independent and responsible citizens in their desired community.




    • Substance Abuse Assessments

    • DWI Assessments

    • Driving While License Revoked Assessments

    • Alcohol Drug Education Traffic School (ADETS)

    • DMV Evaluation

    • Substance Abuse Education Program: Road To Recovery

    • Short and Long Term Substance Abuse Treatment

    • Short or Long Term Therapy for Individual/Group/Family

    • Anger Management Assessment and Groups

    • Treatment for special needs populations such as veterans, lesbians, gay, bisexual and transgender community and individuals with dual diagnoses




    Substance Abuse Education Program:

    This evidence-based program provides drug information and education about the effects of drugs and for those already in the grip of addiction. This is a ten-hour course offered on consecutive Monday nights.




    Items Necessary for an Assessment:

    Traffic Citation- can be obtained from the Clerk of Court

    Blood Alcohol Concentration level - can be found on your citation or can be obtained from the City/County Bureau of Identification (CCBI) located at 330 South Salisbury Street, Raleigh, NC 27601. (919) 856-6300

    Copy of Court Judgment- can be obtained from the Clerk of Court

    NC DMV Driver Vehicle Record- can be obtained from DMV. A Certified True Copy of your driving history is needed; the generated report must not be older than 30 days.


    We offer substance abuse, DWI Services, Behavioral Health/DWI and SAP/DOT Assessments, Medication Management, Driving While Licensed Revoked Assessments, DMV Evaluations, Interventions, Individual/Group/Family Counseling, Short Term and Intermediate Treatment Programs, Alcohol & Drug Education Traffic School (ADETS), a Drug Education Program: "Education Road To Recovery" and specialized treatment for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender community.

    Alcohol Drug Education Traffic School


    Substance Abuse+ DWI+ DMV Evaluations

    Raleigh, North Carolina


    Genesis is a fully licensed facility authorized to offer counseling services including alcohol and drug assessments, educational programs and customized addiction recovery and dependency treatment systems. All of our counselors are fully trained and specialize in the care of drug and alcohol assessment and rehabilitation.


    Alcohol Drug Education Traffic School


    Substance Abuse+ DWI+ DMV Evaluations

    Durham, North Carolina


    Genesis is a fully licensed facility authorized to offer counseling services including alcohol and drug assessments, educational programs and customized addiction recovery and dependency treatment systems. All of our counselors are fully trained and specialize in the care of drug and alcohol assessment and rehabilitation.

    Drug Education Program: "Education Road To Recovery".

    Individual/Group Counseling + Drug Paraphernalia​ + Open Container + Marijuana Charges

    Raleigh/Durham, North Carolina


    Our services are available to you in a professional and comfortable environment where your privacy and ultimate wellness are our top priorities.  We are available to service your needs during the days, in the evening, and on the weekends to accommodate your schedule.  Your initial assessment and consultation can be scheduled within 24 hours of your call to help you meet any court mandated time constraints



    Our rates are highly competitive and we offer payment plans for those in financial need.  Please call us today to find out more about what Genesis can offer you.

    SA DWI Treatment Group Schedule

    Short/Long Term

    Raleigh, North Carolina


    Monday & Wednesday 6pm-8:45pm


    Saturday 10am-12:45pm

    SA DWI Treatment Group Schedule

    Short/Long Term

    Durham, North Carolina


    Wednesday & Thursday 6pm-8:45pm


    Friday 10am-12:45pm


    Para que le restituyan su licencia de manejar depués del periodo de revocación impartida por la División de Vehículos Motorizados (DMV), hay que haber completado las sanciones administrativas siguientes.


    • evaluación del abuso de sustancias
    • terminación del programa ADETS o un nivel recomendado de tratamiento
    • haber pagado los derechos obligatorios al estado: $100.00 – la evaluación, $160.00 – el programa ADETS o los primeros $75.00 de los servicios de tratamiento. Los proveedores de tratamiento cobran derechos adicionales que varían de agencia a agencia.


    • en una facilidad licenciada para el tratamiento del abuso de sustancias; no en el ayuntamiento o un lugar de negocio.
    • en persona con un profesional calificado o certificado en el campo de tratamiento del abuso de sustancias.
    • sometiéndose a la herramienta estandarizada evaluadora y una entrevista clínica, y
    • tomando en cuenta los resultados de la prueba con alcoholímetro y su historia de conductor así como
    • usando los criterios del diagnóstico DSM IV para formar una impresión clínica.
    • se requiere que Ud. traiga sus documentos de la corte a la evaluación.
    • el evaluador debe de tener una copia de su “historia completa de conductor” de la DMV.
      • se harán de modo consistente con los criterios de la Sociedad Americana de Medicina Adictiva.
      • Si no hay diagnostico sacado usando el DSM, se recomendará al cliente para un programa de educación (ADETS). ATENCION: Los infractores que no se someten a una prueba con alcoholímetro y los que salen con un contenido de alcohol en la sangre más de 0,14% en la prueba no serán elegibles para un programa ADETS y serán recomendados para otro nivel de tratamiento.
      • Se requiere que el proveedor le informe a Ud. de otros proveedores locales que ofrecen los servicios de los que se necesitan.
      • El proveedor no prodrá cobrarle derechos para transferir su caso a otro proveedor estatal.
      • Los proveedores podrán cobrarle por servicios especiales y por manejar casos de otros estados.


      • Los clientes tienen derechos a servicios profesionales y éticos basados en el nivel identificado de su necesidad por tratamiento.
      • Se puede pedir que los clientes firmen contratos de tratamiento. Se espera que el proveedor y el cliente honren tales contratos.
      • Un consejero certificado debe de estarle disponible a cada cliente.
      • Un consejero entrenado llevará a cabo los grupos de tratamiento que son limitados a sólo 20 clientes y que se reúnen según su horario programado.


      Alcohólicos Anónimos:


      Departamento de Salud y Servicios Humanos de Carolina del Norte:


      Proveedores de Servicios de Abuso de Sustancias en Carolina de Norte: http://www.ncdhhs.gov/mhddsas/dwi/adets/locate_provider.html

      División de Vehículos Motorizados (DMV):




      Publicaciones en Español: SAMHSA’s NCADI:http://ncadistore.samhsa.gov/catalog/resultslang.aspxh=publications&topic=2&language=Spanish

      NIDA en español:



      • Behavioral Health Screening $50.00

      • Diagnostic Assessment by a MD $250.00

      • DA or Clinical Comprehensive Assessment $125.00 by a Licensed Practitioner

      • Substance Abuse Assessment $100.00

      • Individual Therapy $65.00 an hour

      • Family Therapy $90.00 up to 3 sessions

      • Group Therapy $35.00 an hour

      • DWI Assessment $100.00

      • DMV Record Fee $10.75

      • Reinstatement Fee $75.00

      • ADETS Fee $160.00

      • ADETS Book $25.00

      • Short Term Treatment (20-39hrs) $420.00+up

      • Long Term Treatment (40-89hrs) $840.00+up

      • Out of State (Assessment) $275.00

      • Anger Management Assessment $100.00

      • Anger Management Class (per group session) $40.00

      • Anger Management Individual (per hour) $65.00

      • SAP/DOT Assessment $325.00


      Please fill out the form below to be added to our customer list.


      Durham Office: 919.321.6643

      Durham Fax: 919.321.8930

      Raleigh Fax:919-747-9955


      After Hours Phone#: 919 328-9022


      Email: genesis.dwiservices@gmail.com



      319 Chapanoke Rd,


      Raleigh, NC 27603


      118 East Main Street

      Durham, NC 27701



      1907 S. Miami Blvd

      Durham, NC 27703



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      319 Chapanoke Road, Ste 114-G, Raleigh, NC 27603


      118 East Main Street

      Durham, NC 27701



      1907 S. Miami Blvd

      Durham, NC 27703



      Durham Office: 919.321.6643


      Durham Fax: 919.321.8930


      Raleigh Fax: 919.747.9955


      After Hours: 919.328.9022