How Do You Know if an Addiction Treatment Program is Good?

Perhaps you or a loved one have finally admitted to having a substance use issue and decided to get help. That’s the biggest step anyone can take towards recovery. However, the next step is pretty big too: deciding where to get help. There are many options and the addiction treatment industry is huge. As of […]

Discrimination in Recovery: How a New Study Highlights the Need for Support and Education About Addiction and Recovery

Discrimination In Addiction Recovery

A new report from researchers at the Recovery Research Institute and Center for Addiction Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and Harvard Medical School (HMS) is putting the spotlight on discrimination experienced in recovery from alcohol or drug addiction. Published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence, the study is a first, looking specifically at those who […]

A New Report Shows Decline in Substance Use and Mental Health Insurance Coverage

A New Report Shows Decline In Substance Use and Mental Health Insurance Coverage

Key points from the research and what it means for you. A Milliman report released this week, initially commissioned by the Mental Health Treatment and Research Institute, shone a bright light on the concerns regarding insurance coverage for mental health and substance abuse. The findings point to a decline in the benefits for behavioral health […]