• 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.


Jill  Boultinghouse

Jill Boultinghouse, MA, LMFT, is an executive and life coach, and cofounder of Strength in Support and Pacific Solstice Addiction Treatment Center. She has worked for the past twenty-five years in the mental health and addiction fields specializing in trauma, depression, anxiety, loss, and grief. She is an EMDR-trained therapist and clinical supervisor.