• 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.


Rex  Briggs

Rex Briggs, MSW is the nationally recognized speaker, trainer and author of the book Transforming Anxiety, Transcending Shame . He has developed an innovative approach to the treatment of anxiety and stress-related conditions, depression and effective stress management. Through his clinical practice he has helped hundreds of us move from lives of fear and lethargy to lives that are full of of excitement and empowerment. Rex Briggs has specialized in treating, speaking and training others about anxiety, depression and stress-management for 30 years. Rex Briggs has been a featured speaker at the Anxiety Disorders Association of America Conference for almost 20 years, in addition to speaking and training engagements throughout the world. Rex Briggs is the creator of the concept that Anxiety is a messenger, not a disease. 

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