• Strengths Planning for Building Recovery Capital

    For decades, addiction professionals have been providing screening and assessment instruments that evaluate problem severity, complexity, and chronicity, but offer little data on the internal and external resources individuals and families can mobilize in resolving such problems (White & Cloud, 2008).


  • Social Determinants of Health and Behavioral Health Challenges

    The behavioral health field is engaged in a movement to expand the conventional medical treatment model of care that emphasizes diagnosis and subsequent treatment to the more comprehensive and inclusive model of population health. Improving “the health outcomes of a group of individuals, including the distribution of such outcomes within the group” (Kindig & Stoddard, 2003) is the critical focus of the population health model.


John C. Brady
PhD, DCrim

John C. Brady II, PhD, DCrim, is a criminologist and California-licensed forensic psychologist. He has written five books on addictions which include Treat Me Right: Help For Behavioral Addictions Including Theft/Fraud Crimes. He also devotes his professional time to helping criminal defendants who have been falsely charged and convicted of crimes they didn’t commit.