NCQA's 2014 quality report shows health plans are slipping in their care of those with mental health and substance abuse disorder. The group plans to track new data next year.
An ongoing investigation of Florida recovery residences and addiction treatment organizations could be paving the way for a number of potential legislative and regulatory actions.
Sarah Sacks was uncertain about a logo design for her new facility, so she decided to solicit a world of input from colleagues and total strangers.
Ohio would be the first state to require testing and set penalties for college athletes caught using illegal substances if the measure passes.
A therapist sees marijuana as liberating some patients from the confines of physical illness.
Common behaviors will challenge the integrity of group therapy agreements, and facilitators must be prepared to respond effectively.
When finalized, the Centerstone/Manatee Glens affiliation will create an organization with 155 locations and approximately $189 million in annual revenues.
A prominent real estate developer will establish around a dozen new addiction treatment centers in the Northeast to launch Recovery Centers of America, and he has brought on Deni Carise, PhD, to coordinate clinical services.
The River Source Mesquite Grove's new residential setting rests a dozen miles from its former site, but worlds apart in other ways.
Today begins CBSNews.com's #14Days On the Wagon Challenge, asking citizens to refrain from any alcohol or non-medical drug use for two weeks.
Addiction professionals can take advantage of cloud-based file-sharing services without running afoul of HIPAA requirements.
Observers are calling American Addiction Centers a worthwhile buy.
Roland Reeves, MD, delivered on a promise that he would lodge some strong opinions at a Moments of Change conference breakout session on medication-assisted treatment.
Attention to comorbid conditions proves critical in addressing disordered eating.
In the final installment of a series, Alison Knopf looks at how addiction treatment facilities can organize and supervise treatment to reduce the risk of inappropriate sexual behavior toward patients.
A Menninger Clinic professional treating eating disorders discusses therapies that speak to increasingly prevalent body image distortion issues.