A Florida treatment center's marketing specialist supports an increasingly public discussion of questionable marketing practices in the industry, and says facilities can flourish without using "black-hat" strategies.
Negative comments about a celebrity's addiction convinced David Stoecker that he needed to assert a more direct role in shaping community awareness.
States already underfund efforts to combat the downsides of alcohol and tobacco; what will happen when marijuana legalization becomes widespread?
The revamped 52,000-square-foot facility includes a new 24-hour, 20-bed medical detox center as well as newly opened outpatient services.
Treatment of sex addiction issues remains plagued by insurance barriers to care and providers' lack of formal training.
A simple idea shared during a panel session at last summer's National Conference on Addiction Disorders (NCAD) inspired Jaywalker Lodge to articulate its ethical principles.
Addiction Professional's Road to Recovery columnist discusses the science behind why graduated exposure therapy can be effective for patients affected by trauma.
Michael Walsh helped to change the face of NAATP in his two year role as president and CEO. Now he hopes the work he began will continue into the future under a new leader.
Chapter House, a recovery residence that will open near Dallas next month, will be designed to offer more guidance for young recovering men who often struggle with the transition to community living.
Benchmark Recovery Center near Austin, Texas was showcased as a model program at last month's Best Practices Summit sponsored by the National Alliance for Recovery Residences (NARR).
Members of the program's clinical team, including the medical director and administrator of the facility, went through local fire training in order to identify better with their clients and provide more effective treatment.