Finding the Best Treatment

How the "Rock Bottom" Myth Perpetuates Low-Quality Treatment

By Karina Schultheis on Sep 11, 2018 in Finding the Best Treatment

There’s a common misconception in the addiction field that addicts and alcoholics must hit rock bottom before treatment can be successful.  This is a convenient scapegoat for treatment centers, allowing them to champion success stories while denying culpability – it’s not our fault your son relapsed, it’s his

What is Evidence-Based Treatment?

By Joanna Conti on Jan 25, 2016 in Finding the Best Treatment

You may have been advised to look for a treatment program that uses evidence-based treatment.  This charming video explains what this means and why this is good advice.