• 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.


Rosemary S. Tisch

Rosemary Tisch is the author of numerous substance abuse prevention curriculums for children and families. She has conducted training programs throughout the world, and is an advisor and consultant to the National Drug Endangered Children Alliance, SAMHSA, and the National Association for Children of Alcoholics. Ms. Tisch is the author of numerous evidence-based curriculums for high-risk populations: children of alcoholics/addicts, sexually active teens, individuals with learning differences, and those exposed in utero to alcohol and other drugs. She received her bachelor's degree in anthropology from University of California, Santa Barbara, her master's degree in counseling psychology from Stanford University, and a master's degree in piano performance from College of Notre Dame.