• 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.


Brian E.  Fingerson
BS Pharm, RPh, FAPhA

Brian E. Fingerson, BS Pharm, RPh, FAPhA, is adjunct assistant professor at the University of Kentucky Colleges of Pharmacy, Sullivan University College of Pharmacy, assistant professor (voluntary faculty) Department of Oral Health Science, University of Kentucky College of Dentistry, and is a lecturer who has presented at conferences all over the United States. Brian is president of the Kentucky Professionals Recovery Network (KYPRN). He has worked in this field since 1986.