• 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.


Terry  Real

Nationally recognized family therapist, author, and teacher, particularly known for his groundbreaking work on men and male psychology as well as his work on gender and couples; in private practice for over 25 years, Terry has appeared often as the relationship expert for Good Morning America and ABC News. His work has been featured in numerous academic articles as well as media venues such as Oprah, 20/20, The Today Show, CNN, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Psychology Today and many others. In 1997, he published the national bestseller: I Don’t Want To Talk About It, the first book ever written on the topic of male depression. His most recent book, The New Rules of Marriage: What You Need to Know to Make Love Work, is a practical guide for couples and couples therapists.