• Women in the Behavioral Health Industry: Why Executive Leadership Needs a New, Female Face

    When universal education activist and Nobel Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai addressed the United Nations in 2013, she pointed out that “we cannot all succeed when half of us are held back.” Her words resonated with women’s rights advocates as she boldly confronted an inequity that still needs to be addressed today, especially in the behavioral health field.


  • Continuing Care Plan Adherence Following Residential Addiction Treatment

    Common sense suggests that greater patient adherence to substance use disorder (SUD) treatment recommendations is associated with better outcomes. Surprisingly, however, there is limited previous research systematically investigating the adherence-outcome relationship in the context of SUD treatment.


Joe D. Batten

Joe Batten is the first professional speaker voted into the Speakers Hall of Fame and the man that coined the phrase "Be all that you can be" for the Army.  He has keynoted more major conferences than any other American.  He is the author of 16 books, including the best-selling Tough-Minded Leadership, which Ross Perot describes as "the greatest book on leadership this side of the Bible,".  Batten has also partnered with Perot on the video series Perot and Batten on Leadership.

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