Brooks Behavioral Health Services
"Helping individuals to Thrive and not just Survive"

About David Brooks, MA, LCADC

David Brooks, MA, LCADC Biography


Brooks Behavioral Health Services, LLC

BBHS is a level 1, outpatient facility offering individualgroup, and family counseling sessions with a wide array of assessments for substance abuse disorders. We  have the ability to treat all substance abuse issues while being proud to say we are the only treatment facility that specializes in treating addicts' criminogenic needs (high risk of being incarcerated or reoffending) in Frederick County, MD.  We also specialize in providing sound testimonies in court proceedings on behalf of our clients. David Brooks is available for trainings, conferences, consultations and keynote speaking engagements upon request. 

David Brooks, MA, LCADC


  • Adjunct Professor at Frederick Community College in the Social Science Department.
  • Almost 10 years of employment at Frederick County Health Department, Behavioral Health Division;
    • 2016 - Criminal Justice Program Manager
    • 2015 -Founding Member, Treatment Coordinator of Frederick County Veteran's Court
    • 2015 - Treatment Coordinator of Frederick County Drug Court
      • 2013 - Clinical Supervisor over all court ordered treatment and substance abuse treatment at FCADC
        • 2010 - Intensive Outpatient Counselor in Frederick County Adult Detention Center
        • 2008 - Intensive Outpatient Counselor in an outpatient facility
  • 2007 - Behavioral Resource Specialist working with adolescent suffering from MR and Autism at Ivymount School in Rockville, MD
  • 2006 - Behavioral Specialist Consultant – Clinical Supervisor at Children’s Behavioral Health Service in Kingston, PA
  • 2005 - Behavioral Assistant Coordinator at Aldine Independent School District in Houston, TX
    • 2003 - Speech, Debate, Theatre Art Instructor at Drew Academy Performing Arts Magnet School  


Prairie View A&M University – Prairie View, TX

Masters of Arts in Educational/Clinical Counseling (63 Credits) -- August 2006

Bachelors of Arts in Public Relations - Communications – December 2002

Proud Member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity

Licensure and Certifications

Currently holds an active Maryland Licensure in Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counseling

Supervisor Certificate from OETAS Division of ADAA

Certified Sexual Health in Recovery Facilitator through the State of Maryland.

Certified in Moral Reconation Therapy Adult and Adolescence through Correctional Counseling, Inc.

Battling the Shadows Therapy for Veterans through Correctional Counseling, Inc.

Certified Presenter of Meth 360 (Drug Free America) 

Throughout my career, I have taken pride in maintaining a high level of professional fidelity and care for all of my clients and students.  I look forward to the opportunity of exhibiting the same professional ethics in the private counseling sector in Frederick County.  Thus, I look forward to building genuine, long-lasting relationships with my clients, recovery supporting agencies,  and other behavioral health organizations throughout the state of Maryland.