Federal D.O.T. Substance Abuse Professional (SAP) List

Notice to Employers:

If you have an employee who has violated Federal DOT regulations (49CFR Part 40) and is in need of a qualified Substance Abuse Professional (SAP), the providers listed below report that they have met the qualifications of the DOT regulations. In order to qualify as a SAP, providers must meet training and testing requirements outlined by DOT.

This list is not all-inclusive. You will need to verify that the provider you work with has met the DOT requirements.

If you have any questions regarding these services, please direct them to your designated employer representative (DER).


Name Contact Information Notes
Alan Algee LCPC, CCS, MAC, SAP 557 Hammond St.
Bangor, ME 04401
Phone: (207) 973-0505
Serving in Penobscot and Hancock counties.
Openings available.
Earl "Buck" Avant LCSW, SAP 641 Wolfe's Neck Rd.
Freeport, ME 04032
Phone: (207) 939-8441
Some travel possible.
Nicholas Barry MSW, ICADC, SAP Addiction Consulting
451 Ridge Row
Saint John, N.B., Canada
E2M 4A2
Phone: (506) 672-2618
Rosaire A. “Russ” DuBois LADC, CCS, MAC, SAP Independence Project
96 Harlow St., Suite 360
Bangor, ME 04401-4925
Phone: (207) 991-7206
Monthly: Towns in Aroostook County
Weekly: Bangor, Glenburn, Kenduskeage,Corinth, Charleston, Exeter, Dexter, Dover-Foxcroft, Corinna, and Newport
Thomas M. Earley PhD, LCPC, MAC, CCS, SAP Newport Behavioral Health Center
68 Spring St.
Newport, Maine 04953
Phone (207) 368-5577 or (207) 355-1764
Fax(207) 368-5255
Kathleen Hebden MSW, LCSW, SAP 58 Portland Rd.
Kennebunk, ME 04043
Phone: (207) 809-6162
John Helmstadter, LADC, LCPC, SAP 5 Lowell St.
Suite Nine
Calais, ME 04619
Phone: (207) 454-8670
Fax: (207) 454-0822
Serves Downeast Washington County as well as New Brunswick Canada for US DOT covered personnel.
NOTE: Please do not send confidential information in an e-mail.
Maxine Wolph Johnson, LSW, LADC, SAP P.O. Box 288
Anson ME 04911
Phone: (207) 696-4225;
Fax: (207) 858-5847 maxinewj@gmail.com
Office locations:  18 Common St., Waterville ME
Dill Rd., Starks, ME
Serves Waterville, Madison, Anson, Skowhegan and Starks area.
NOTE: Please do not send confidential information in an e-mail.
Ruth Kisseloff Johnson, LADC, SAP, CCS Chrysalis Counseling
PO Box 106
Searsport ME 04974
Phone: (207) 341-1676
Fax: (207) 548-2877
Lela Lyons, LADC, SAP 2 Armco Ave.
Caribou, Maine 04736
Phone: (207) 493-1700
Fax: (207) 493-1702

Anne Marie Mullins, MSW, MSB, CEAP, LCSW, SAP, LADC, CCS Community Clinical Services
Employee Assistance Program
100 Campus Ave.
Lewiston, ME 04043
Phone: (207) 777-8721 or
1-800-228-EAPC (3272)
Denis Noonan CEAP, SAP Workforce Performance EAP
470 Forest Ave
Portland, ME 04101
Phone: (800) 769 9819
Sunrise Seminar
805 Stevens Ave.
Portland, ME 04103
(207) 879-1409
Susan Polyot LADC, CEAP, SAP 82 Columbia St. Suite 301
Bangor, ME
Phone: (207) 942-8200
Angela Russo, LCPC-C, CADC, SAP P.O. Box 276
Limestone, ME 04750
Phone: (207) 551-1795


Diane Tennies PhD, LADC, SAP 115 Franklin St.
Suite 1A
Bangor, ME 04401
Phone: (207) 942-3635
NOTE: Please do not send confidential information in an email.
Kim Thurlow, LCMHC, MLADC, ICADC, BCRPS, SAP 18 North Main St. Ste. 304
Concord, NH 03301
Phone: (603) 568-1406
Bob Tourangeau LCP, LADC, SAP Interventions Inc.
963 Broadway
South Portland, ME 04106
Phone: (207) 885-0697
David Ward LCSW, LADC, SAP 261 Main Street
Yarmouth, ME 04096
Phone: (207) 846-3422
Fax: (207) 846-3438
NOTE: Please do not send confidential information in an email.
Raymond C. Zito LCSW, SAP 225 Commercial Street, Suite 202
Portland, ME 04101
Phone: (207) 773-6777
NOTE: Please do not send confidential information in an email.

Other Resources:

Employee Assistance Professionals Association (EAPA)

U.S. Department of Transportation

U.S. DOT - Office of Drug and Alcohol Policy and Compliance

U.S. DOT - Substance Abuse Professional Resources & Guidelines

SAPlist.com's explanation of SAP Exams


Contact: osa.ircosa@maine.gov