• 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.


Edward  Bear

As Edward Bear, the author wrote a series of recovery books based on twelve step programes, and a novel.  He has penned five irreverent and charming guides through life's hectic path.  He has also written two novels under his own name, Marty Slattery.  No matter the subject, Marty writes sparkling dialogue and introduces us to unforgettable characters who have remarkable stories of hope and humor to share.  

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