• 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.


Ryan  Thomas Neace

Ryan Thomas Neace, MA, LPC, is a clinical mental health counselor with fifteen years of mental health experience. He is the founder and director of Change, Inc., a bustling, multiclinician private practice in St. Louis, MO, where he is pursuing a PhD in counselor education at the University of Missouri, St. Louis. Ryan resides in St. Louis with his wife, two children, and three cats. Find out more at http://changeincorporated.org.