• 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.


Lorri Antosz Benson

Lorri Antosz Benson is a former talk-show producer, syndicated columnist, and a speaker and expert on eating disorders and resources for parents.  Lorri is an active participant in the National Eating Disorder Association, serving on the Parent, Friends and Family Network Steering Committee and as a columnist for the quarterly electronic newsletter.

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