Wayne Isailovich, LAC, CADAC II/AODA, CAMS II-- Executive Director and Addiction Counselor
(Counselor/Interventionist with over 20 years of experience)
Wayne was born and raised in Gary, Indiana. In 1999 Wayne opened the doors to Addiction and Behavioral Counseling Services to assist those in need of treatment. Over the years Wayne has assisted clients in achieving their sobriety goals through counseling, AA and spirituality.
Susan Schoon, MS, LCSW, MAC, LCAC--Licensed Clinical Social Worker (Over 40 years experience)
Susan has been on staff with ABCS since 2000. Susan received her undergraduate and graduate degree from Loyola University in Social work. Susan started her career with South Lake Mental Health where she ran a triage unit and a 20 bed facility. Susan then embarked onto a bigger task with Methodist hospital and has continued to serve her clients in a group setting and in individual sessions. Susan specializes in addictions, PTSD, anger management and co-occurring disorders.
Tracy Noorlag, MS, LAC, CADAC II, CCTP, CCCJS, CCFS -Program Director and Licensed Addiction Counselor (over 9 years experience)
Born and raised in Illinois, Tracy moved to NW Indiana when she was 23 years old and is a resident of Crown Point, Indiana. Tracy has been on staff with ABCS since 2011. Prior to starting with ABCS Tracy worked for DuPage County and Regional Mental Health. Tracy graduated from NYIT with her undergraduate degree in psychology, received her post graduate certification in Contemporary Theory in Addictive Behavior, and her Masters degree of Science in Addiction Counseling from Capella University. Tracy has always had a passion for helping people and continues to do so as a licensed addiction counselor and interventionist.
Ashlyn Paris, BA, CADACI- Certified Addiction Counselor. Born and raised in NW Indiana Ashlyn has been on staff with ABCS since 2017. Ashlyn graduated from Purdue University with a concentration on Human Development and Family Services, minor in Psychology and is seeking her Master's degree in psychology.
Dr. Zato, DO and NWI Behavioral & Addiction Medicine has joined our team to provide quality medication assisted therapy (MAT). Dr. Zato specializes in addiction and prescribes Suboxone, Vivatrol and Lucemyra.
Wayne Isailovich, LAC, CADACII/AODA, CAMS II and Tracy Noorlag, MS, LAC, CADAC II, CCTP, CCCJS, CCFS both specialize in interventions.