• Strengths Planning for Building Recovery Capital

    For decades, addiction professionals have been providing screening and assessment instruments that evaluate problem severity, complexity, and chronicity, but offer little data on the internal and external resources individuals and families can mobilize in resolving such problems (White & Cloud, 2008).


  • Social Determinants of Health and Behavioral Health Challenges

    The behavioral health field is engaged in a movement to expand the conventional medical treatment model of care that emphasizes diagnosis and subsequent treatment to the more comprehensive and inclusive model of population health. Improving “the health outcomes of a group of individuals, including the distribution of such outcomes within the group” (Kindig & Stoddard, 2003) is the critical focus of the population health model.


Erica  Sarr

She specializes in the intersection of sexuality, mental health, and technology.  She began her career assessing and treating clients with sexual offending behaviors and then transitioned into working with clients who struggle with severe manifestations of behavioral addictions.  She currently works at Gentle Path at the Meadows where she assists clients in developing boundaries around a multitude of co-occurring compulsive and addictive behaviors.  She has spoken nationally and provided a number of trainings to clinicians around video games and their various potentials for influence on mental health. Dr. Sarr is also a certified biofeedback practitioner and helps clients explore the use of technological interfaces as a means to healing