• 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).

    Read More >>

  • 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.

    Read More >>

Michael  Weiner
PhD, CAP, ICRC

Michael Weiner received his PhD in psychology at the State University of New York at Stony Brook in 1970. He has taught at the University Of North Carolina At Greensboro and at The Rochester Institute of Technology. Dr. Weiner has been the director for assessments, education, and research at Behavioral Health of the Palm Beaches from 1999 through 2009 and clinical director at Seaside Palm Beach from 2009 to 2013. He continues to be engaged with Seaside alumni, research, staff, and professional education.