• Strengths Planning for Building Recovery Capital

    For decades, addiction professionals have been providing screening and assessment instruments that evaluate problem severity, complexity, and chronicity, but offer little data on the internal and external resources individuals and families can mobilize in resolving such problems (White & Cloud, 2008).

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  • Social Determinants of Health and Behavioral Health Challenges

    The behavioral health field is engaged in a movement to expand the conventional medical treatment model of care that emphasizes diagnosis and subsequent treatment to the more comprehensive and inclusive model of population health. Improving “the health outcomes of a group of individuals, including the distribution of such outcomes within the group” (Kindig & Stoddard, 2003) is the critical focus of the population health model.

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LaTisha  Bader
PhD

Psychologist and addiction counselor with specialized training in sport psychology. She compliments the multi-disciplinary team at the Center for Dependence, Addiction and Rehabilitation (CeDAR) in Aurora, CO by providing psychological testing and professional evaluations, trauma integrated treatment approaches, and years of experience working with professionals, executives and athletes. She also serves as Senior Clinical Instructor for the University of Colorado Health Department of Psychiatry.