• 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.


Kacy  Silverstein

Kacy has 10 years experience in body-centered psychotherapy and joined ILC as Director of Business Development. Kacy’s approach to business development is strongly influenced by her clinical work with individuals impacted by addiction, trauma, and other life stressors. She received both a BA in Anthropology and a MEd in Human Development Counseling from Vanderbilt University and has completed almost 10 years of advanced training in body-centered psychotherapy, mindfulness based practices, and the treatment of trauma. As a trainer and consultant, Kacy has taught extensively on such topics as transpersonal psychology, the impact of trauma on victims of sexual and domestic violence, and trauma-informed care for girls and women.