• 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).

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  • 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.

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Burr  Cook
RN, CAS II

He is the Program Director at Balboa Horizons and has worked in the healthcare field since the late 1970s. He currently runs his private intervention practice “Family Intervention Now.” He is a Board Registered Interventionist through the Association of Intervention Specialist Credentialing Board (AISCB). His experience and knowledge has given him the resources to implement effective recovery plans for addicts and their families.