Welcome to Motivations. Washington State Certified
Alcohol and Drug Outpatient Counseling Center in Woodinville.

(425) 481-2112

About James Fouts, CDP:

Education and Qualifications:


1979:  BA in Psychology from University of Hawaii.


1979 to present:  Continuing education credits (minimum of 20 hours per year); licensed and certified Chemical Dependency Professional (CDP) in the State of Washington working with courts, probation, attorneys, health care providers, managed care,employers, insurance companies, families, and people with chemical dependency or substance abuse problems. Experience includes extensive work in both administrative and counseling fields.


1990 to present:  Owner/administrator/counselor of Motivations in Woodinville, Washington.





James was born in West Lafayette, Indiana and spent most of his youth in Yakima, Washington where he graduated from Eisenhower High School. He has attended Yakima Valley College, Washington State University, University of California at San Diego, and graduated from the University of Hawaii after serving four years in the U.S. Navy.


He has been married to his wife, Kaeren, since 1969, and they have one son. James' favorite recreation is in the mountains where he has always enjoyed hiking and climbing. He has climbed Mt. Rainier five times (hence our logo) as well as Mt. Baker, Mt. Adams, and Glacier Peak. He also enjoys golfing and creative arts.