What Parents and Caregivers Should Know About Program Aftercare

March 29th, 2019 // // Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

“Aftercare” is a general term for activities and other resources that behavioral health and addiction treatment patients receive after being discharged from a primary care facility. Aftercare...

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Living The Meadows Model

January 23rd, 2019 // // Tags: , , , , , , ,

Nancy Minister, Workshop Facilitator at The Meadows, discusses the Meadows Model in our newest blog. The Meadows Model is incorporated into all of The Meadows family of...

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Forming Healthy Relationships at College

May 15th, 2018 // // Tags: , , , , , ,

By Michelle Wells My social media accounts are filled with pictures these days. Teenagers are heading off to college for the first time. Young adults are returning...

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Do Religious Families Play A Role In Addiction?

May 15th, 2018 // // Tags: , , , ,

Religious Families and AddictionWritten by Thomas Gagliano, MSW In order to understand why religious families inadvertently and at times unintentionally create an environment where their children run...

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Growing Up With An Addicted Parent

April 12th, 2018 // // Tags: , , ,

I remember as a twelve year old, sitting alone in our living room after one of our by then typical family melt downs …….trying to make sense of...

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The Complexity Of Treating Young Adults

September 18th, 2017 // // Tags: , , , , ,

By Claudia Black and Leanne Lemire Leah, 22, enters treatment with a history of substance abuse since the age of 14. She also has a history of...

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We’re Paying it Forward with a Special Offer

May 1st, 2017 // // Tags: , , , ,

Human beings make about 35,000 conscious decisions every day. Each one of those decisions, no matter how small, is likely to have an impact on someone, somewhere,...

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Free Flight Offer Extended!

December 2nd, 2016 // // Tags: , , ,

Families can feel a bit over-extended during the holidays. That can make the prospect of entering into treatment for trauma, addiction, eating disorders, and other mental health...

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Home for Holidays: Last Minute Tips for Maintaining Your Recovery

November 23rd, 2016 // // Tags: , , , ,

We all love the holidays… Or, do we? During this time of year, we are bombarded with messages from our television and computer screens about what the...

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U.S. Surgeon General Issues a Call to Action on Addiction

November 21st, 2016 // // Tags: , , ,

U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy’s release of Facing Addiction in America: The Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health at yesterday’s Facing Addiction Summit was an...

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