• 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.


Bob   Bertolino

Associate Professor of Rehabilitation Counseling at Maryville University in St. Louis, Missouri; Sr. Clinical Advisor at Youth In Need, Inc., and a Sr. Associate for the International Center for Clinical Excellence (ICCE). Authored or co-authored 12 books including Strengths- Based Engagement and Practice: Creating Effective Helping Relationships, The Therapist’s Notebook on Positive Psychology and Thriving on the Front Lines: A Guide to Strengths-Based Youth Care Work.

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