• 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.


Megan  Ross

Megan is a key faculty member of Timberline Knolls Clinical Development Institute. In this role, she travels throughout the country providing clinical training and presentations to professionals on topics ranging from somatic experiencing, expressive therapies and trauma treatment to increasing present moment tolerance for awareness, regulation, organization, and integration of the self. Megan recently served as Director of Program Development and Trauma Awareness for Timberline Knolls, where she developed, trained and upheld a campus-wide integrative approach to the recovery process. She supported the needs of residents by developing programming in alignment with the evolutions of neuroscience, process addictions, trauma recovery, expressive modalities, and critical, humanist psychology while promoting the embodiment process for both resident and staff.