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    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.


Seth C Kadish

In addition to a successful private practice in West Los Angeles and Woodland Hills, Dr. Seth C. Kadish is Director of Group Services at PCH Treatment Center in Mar Vista, California. He is the former Clinical Director of Milestones Ranch Malibu, and was staff psychologist at California State Prison, Los Angeles County, counseling maximum-security inmates. Prior to that, Dr. Kadish worked with probation youth at Penny Lane in North Hills, California, where he was named Clinician of the Year 2001. Dr. Kadish was recently featured on the Oprah Winfrey Network documentary series Ryan and Tatum: The O’Neals, and is the creator of Pattern Identification and Reduction Therapy, a clinical approach based on his work in prisons, group homes, private practice and treatment centers. He is the author of Pop Your Patterns: The No-Nonsense Way to Change Your Life. Pattern Identification and Reduction Therapy is the creation of Dr. Seth C. Kadish.