Addiction treatment and recovery centers are the new target of a prepaid credit card program originally established to help families monitor an addicted loved one's spending.
The field of chemical dependency treatment and prevention is poised for major changes in workforce development this year. It is not easy to parse how these changes will affect our clients and our future work.
Research evidence and available treatments demonstrate why addiction treatment facilities can and should become tobacco-free, a National Conference on Addiction Disorders (NCAD) panel agreed.
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At the Behavioral Healthcare Leadership Summit (BHLS), architects Jim Hunt and Kevin Turner discussed the evolution of BH facility design.
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Providers in the two states that have legalized marijuana want to put the genie back in the bottle. Data may help.
The technology is mature, the time is right and the culture is ready for telehealth.
A session presenter at the National Conference on Addiction Disorders (NCAD) walked clinicians through challenges in working with clients receiving medication treatments.
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At the National Conference on Addiction Disorders, attendees learned the basics of how hoarding begins and how to treat clients looking for help.
Claudia Black, PhD, was reminded of her earliest contact with Father Joseph Martin this weekend when she accepted the Father Martin Award for Professional Excellence at the National Conference on Addiction Disorders (NCAD).
The 42 CFR Part 2 regulation limits the use of patient data, but it also stands in the way of integrated care
Addiction medicine specialist and former White House anti-drug policy official Andrea Barthwell sees little room for harm reduction or legalization approaches in the evolving healthcare system.
At the Behavioral Healthcare Summit, Andrew Kessler provided a snapshot of substance-abuse advocacy and today's opportunities
The chief executive at WestBridge told a National Conference on Addiction Disorders (NCAD) session audience that high-functioning treatment centers do not shy away from staff conflict.
At an afternoon plenary address on the first day of the National Conference on Addiction Disorders (NCAD), former baseball star Darryl Strawberry inspired a large crowd with his personal story of addiction and redemption.
Diagnosis of co-occurring personality disorders and addiction usually takes more time but is essential to developing an effective treatment plan, speaker tells NCAD attendees.
At the National Conference on Addiction Disorders in St. Louis, panelists discussed organizational ethics and where we need to go to make change.
Addiction professionals in the Dallas community and beyond came together on August 6th, to discuss family dynamics in addiction treatment.