• 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.


Janae B. Weinhold

Author of numerous books on developmental psychology, including Breaking Free of the Codependency Trap, The Flight From Intimacy, Healing Developmental Trauma, and Developmental Trauma: The Game Changer in the Mental Health Profession. She draws from her own life experiences and 30 years in private practice helping individuals, couples and families heal early childhood trauma. She trains mental health professionals in trauma-informed care, is Dean and Core Faculty at the Intercultural Open University Foundation’s doctoral program, co-directs the Colorado Professional Development Center in Colorado Springs, and has served as a trainer, consultant and supervisor for mental health professionals in Ukraine since 1994.