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  • 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.


Bernard  Golden

Bernard Golden, PhD, the author of Overcoming Destructive Anger: Strategies That Work, has been a practicing psychologist for almost forty years. He has clinical experience in a variety of settings, including community mental health centers, inpatient psychiatric hospitals, private practice groups, and individual practice. Dr. Golden specializes in working with individuals with anger management issues, utilizing cognitive behavioral therapy, mindfulness techniques, and practices in compassion and self-compassion.