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A Better Future 

Counseling Services, LLC

Take Control of Your Future


Our office provides an array of clinical services, including anger management-No D.V. enhancers Evaluations,  Alcohol and other Drug Clinical Assessments, in office evaluations (as well as provided at various County Jails throughout the State of Wisconsin), individual counseling, professional, family, and occupational interventions, and expert court testimony.


Lawrence R. Nikodem, BS, CSAC, CAMS-II


ABF offers Interventions! If your loved one struggles with substance use disorders, please contact 920-217-2746 for information to assist you in the process. 

Lawrence is a Certified Professional Interventionist from the Johnson Institute for the past 28 years. 

Lawrence R. Nikodem, B.A. CSAC, CAMS-II

Alcohol and other Drug Counseling

Thought-Based Approach

Person-Centered with Support, Which Makes a Difference in Our Lives

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Lawrence has been a clinician in the profession of human services for over 36 years. His work included consulting and providing clinical Substance Use Disorder services to various school districts. He has provided clinical services to several law enforcement agencies related to crisis interventions and post-trauma debriefing services.

Lawrence currently works with other agencies and organizations in the area, providing clinical services and/or consulting for the Department of Community Corrections, The New Community Shelter, The Door County Circuit Court, and The Department of Transportation.

Lawrence also works with practicing Defense Attorneys in the Brown County, Door County, and the Fox Valley area as well as Private Investigators in the State of Wisconsin. Lawrence is considered an expert witness for the Public Defender's office in the State of Wisconsin. In addition, he provides clinical assessments and consultation for the Point-Beach Nuclear Plant & Employee Assistance Providers in the Green Bay and Manitowoc metropolitan areas.

Life throws many surprises at us, and while we cannot predict the outcome of any situation, we can take control of how we respond to certain situations.

Alcohol and Drug Use Education  expands your understanding of what the substances do to your body and mind in unhealthy ways. The education provides you with tools as well as shows you how to use the tools to begin changing your life.


No Matter who you are, you matter.

At A Better Future, we want to help you achieve your goals for sobriety, family, and health. 

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Working together to change lives, we at A Better Future partnered with Advanced Behavioral Changes, LLC  to provide Domestic Violence and Anger Management Nationally certified programming.


Please contact Pamela Nikodem at 920-404-4638 for more information or see: is our website.

Referrals based on needs and services requested.



"When one door closes another door opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see ones which open up for us." Alexander Graham Bell

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812 Fisk Street, Suite #201
Green Bay, Wisconsin 54303


920-217-2746 Counseling: Substance/Abuse and/or Addiction Counseling, Co-occurring Disorders, Individual Long form Anger Management Assessments.

For Anger Management/Domestic Violence Assessments: Pamela Nikodem, MSED at 920-404-4638

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