• 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.


John  McAndrew

John McAndrew is a singer/songwriter and piano player from St. Paul, MN who currently lives in Nashville, TN. John was recently honored by NAADAC with the 2012 Presidents Award for his work nationally in the field of Recovery. While touring, John speaks and performs for audiences across the country, working regularly with Cumberland Heights in Nashville, TN, WestBridge in Manchester, NH, Hazelden in Center City, MN, Cirque Lodge in Sundance, Utah, and English Mountain Recovery in Sevierville, TN. John’s newest CD is called “Forgiven” and will be available Febuary 2015.