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Freedom Institute is a non-profit recovery center
healing individuals and families since 1976.

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ABOUT US

An independent non-profit, Freedom Institute is a New York State OASAS licensed, medically supervised outpatient addiction treatment services and recovery center located in midtown Manhattan. We offer highly personalized, comprehensive and innovative care to those affected by substance abuse and addiction. Our services include substance abuse treatment, behavioral therapy, and education services for adolescents, young adults, adults, and families.

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SERVICES

Freedom Institute uses an integrated Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and Relational Family Systems approach in its clinical services and offers a range of treatment programs tailored to meet the complex needs of each age group and walk of life.

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RESOURCE CENTER

Looking to learn more about substance abuse or addiction and the recovery process? Our Resource Center offers personalized information for your specific situation, as well as FAQs and interactive features.

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Anne Bresnahan, CASAC-G Anne Bresnahan, CASAC-G Tessa Kleeman, LMHC Tessa Kleeman, LMHC Dan Mierlak, MD, Ph.D Dan Mierlak, MD, Ph.D Michael Noth, LCSW, CASAC Michael Noth, LCSW, CASAC
Caroline Hill, LMHC Caroline Hill, LMHC Francesca Adair MA, MFT, LPCC Francesca Adair MA, MFT, LPCC Mark Sturgeon, LCSW Mark Sturgeon, LCSW Frank Wells, LCSW Frank Wells, LCSW
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ADDICTION & RECOVERY

FI’s Dialectical Behavioral Therapy Skills Training for Families

By Tessa Kleeman December 13, 2018

Family members are invited to participate in a four-session group designed to introduce Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills.  These skills are to help family members cope with the addiction and/or recovery of a loved one, whether or not she or he is in treatment. DBT Skills have been known to improve relationships. This educational group also offers […]

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ADDICTION & RECOVERY

Attachment Theory, DBT and the Importance of Community in Recovery: a Q & A with Mark Sturgeon, LCSW, DBT Therapist

By Andree Corroon September 21, 2018

Mark  Sturgeon joined Freedom Institute in 2013, bringing to the team more than 20 years of experience working with individuals and families struggling with the disease of substance abuse and addiction.  Trained in Psychoanalysis, DBT and the field of attachment theory, he understands that chemical dependency is a disease of isolation and that recovery happens […]

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