Freedom Institute trainings are specifically designed to help treatment programs make the most of the family contact they have.
I often ask the following question of Upper School students: “If your friend was drunk, would you feel responsible for them and their behavior?”
Award-winning author Andrew Solomon and Freedom Institute's Chief Clinical Officer, Rachel Russell sat down on February 10, 2014 for a discussion about Solomon's books, addiction, and the similarities between them.
This is what addiction is, and what it does. It is a chronic condition, a debilitating and deadly disease.
Even though the MTV "True Life" series smacks of familiar, formulaic reality TV, there is something transparently endearing in the storytelling and, we think, engaging for young viewers.