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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.


Gayatri  Naraine

Gayatri Naraine serves the representative of the BKWSU to the United Nations in New York, and is responsible for exploring the connection between the humanitarian and spiritual domains of global issues and looking at ways to integrate these. She has contributed to several publications and is part of the design team for the Call-of-the-Time Dialogues, a global leadership dialogue and has been a spiritual teacher with the Brahma Kumaris for over 30 years.

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