Why is 90 Days Needed for Addiction and Alcoholism Treatment?

Why is 90 Days? Having a loved one attend treatment for 90 days will also provide adequate time for the family to receive support. It provides more time for involvement in family therapy, and time for adjustment to a new family dynamic. Download get help app One way to increaseContinue reading “Why is 90 Days Needed for Addiction and Alcoholism Treatment?”

Partial Hospitalization, Day Treatment – What is the Difference?

Partial Hospitalization, Day Treatment – What is the Difference? If you or a loved one is in need of substance abuse treatment, it’s important to know about partial hospitalization (PHP) and day treatment. These programs represent a compromise between outpatient treatment and inpatient rehab. What you can expect from aContinue reading “Partial Hospitalization, Day Treatment – What is the Difference?”

Some Ways to Tell if the Facility You’re Dealing with is Ethical

How to Tell if the Facility You’re Dealing with is Ethical Evaluating ethical standards Due diligence means asking questions on multiple channels: Talking to colleagues, facility alumni, checking accreditations and memberships, reading reviews and searching individual provider names for disciplinary histories. RESOURCES The National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers TheContinue reading “Some Ways to Tell if the Facility You’re Dealing with is Ethical”

City of Los Angeles Announces Get Help LA Pilot

City of Los Angeles Announces Get Help LA Pilot Pilot program gives first-responders and outreach workers live, location based information on available services to assist individuals experiencing homelessness. Councilmembers Mitchell Englander and Marqueece Harris-Dawson announced a pilot program to deploy the Get Help LA app on the mobile phones ofContinue reading “City of Los Angeles Announces Get Help LA Pilot”