Community Services Northwest



Shannon M. Lilja,

Program Manager, Addictions Services

Shannon Lilja is responsible for leadership in the design, implementation, and ongoing delivery of addiction programs at Community Services Northwest including chemical dependency for both adult and adolescent, co-occurring, gambling, pregnant women, and domestic violence programs.

Lilja has over six years of experience in managing addiction programs and providing mental health counseling for diverse client populations. She has a private counseling practice providing services for individuals and couples on a variety of issues including: anxiety, depression, substance abuse, parenting, adolescent behavioral problems, psychological or character disorders, relationship and communication difficulties, PTSD, coaching and personal/professional development.

Lilja has an M.A. in Professional Counseling and a B.A. in Management and Organizational Leadership from George Fox University. Her certifications include: Licensed Mental Health Counselor (Washington State), Licensed Professional Counselor (Oregon) and Chemical Dependency Professional (Washington State certification) and CADC (Oregon Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor).