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Freedom Institute, a substance abuse treatment center in New York City, provides innovative comprehensive recovery programs for individuals and families suffering from the effects of chemical addiction. Our outpatient programs cover all phases of the recovery process. More

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Articles and posts from our staff blog.


Inviting "Easy"

Do I need things to be hard to believe they are worth my effort? Do I need to conquer adversity to feel fully alive?


Taking Off the Mask

The cultural underpinnings of Halloween are shouting at us, “Be anyone, but yourself!” Perhaps we should be looking within before we project out.


Dr. Vic Strecher Talks Purpose

Vic Strecher, Professor and Director for Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship at the University of Michigan Schools of Public Health and Medicine, and the author of graphic novel, “On Purpose,” joined Freedom Institute on October 8, 2014 to discuss the importance of developing and maintaining a strong purpose in life.

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Freedom Institute is Hiring

FI is looking for a Prevention Specialist Consultant to work in our Independent School Program.

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Join Us for a Conversation with Vic Strecher

Join Bob Miller, Chairman of the Board, and Rachel Russell, Chief Clinical Officer, for a conversation, Q&A and book signing with Vic Strecher, renowned researcher, lecturer and author of “On Purpose.”

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How to Raise a Drug Free Kid

Please join Joseph A. Califano, Jr., former US Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare, Founder of The National Center of Addiction and Substance Abuse (CASA), and author of "How to Raise a Drug-Free Kid: The Straight Dope for Parents," as he provides insights on how to help get your children through the dangerous decade from 10 to 21, those formative pre-teen, teen, and college years.

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