• 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.


D. John  Dyben

D. John Dyben, DHSc, MCAP, CMHP, is the CCO at Origins Behavioral HealthCare. His experience as teacher and counselor to executive clinical supervisor and ordained pastor informs his therapeutic approach to integrating clinical intervention approaches with individual and family needs, as well as continuity of care. He holds a doctor of health science, master of science in management and a master of arts in conflict management. He is a certified master addiction professional, internationally certified alcohol and drug counselor, substance abuse professional, and certified MBTI practitioner.