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

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ABOUT US

Freedom Institute is a New York State OASAS licensed, medically supervised outpatient addiction treatment services and recovery center located in midtown Manhattan. We offer personalized, comprehensive and innovative care to those affected by substance use disorders. Our services include substance abuse treatment, family therapy, holistic and trauma services, as well as prevention and education services for young adults, adults, and families.

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SERVICES

Freedom Institute offers as its clinical foundation an integration of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and Relational Family Therapy, and provides a range of treatment programs tailored to meet the complex needs of each age group and walk of life. This unique approach is offered only at Freedom Institute.

FIADULTS

We pride ourselves on our discreet, highly individualized, and comprehensive treatment plans for adults in need of addiction treatment.

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FIYOUNG ADULTS

Freedom Institute's Young Adult services offer specialized care for young adults during the transition from adolescence to mature independence.

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FIFAMILY

Freedom Institute treats addiction as a family issue and offers support to all family members and significant others throughout the recovery process.

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FIHALLWAYS

Our school program provides evidence-based prevention and social-emotional wellness programming for students, faculty, and parents in middle and upper schools across the New York City metropolitan area.

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FIINTERVENTIONS & TREATMENT PLANNING

Freedom Institute offers a range of Treatment Planning options, including interventions, referrals, and more. We offer free telephone screenings, as well as comprehensive assessments in order to provide clinically-driven treatment recommendations.

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RESOURCE CENTER

Looking to learn more about substance use disorders, prevention 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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MEET THE TEAM

Michael Davidovits, PhD, LCSW Michael Davidovits, PhD, LCSW Anne Bresnahan, CASAC-G Anne Bresnahan, CASAC-G Cassidy Litvack, LMHC Cassidy Litvack, LMHC Barbara Bock, LCSW Barbara Bock, LCSW Paulette Pettorino, M.S., L.Ac. Paulette Pettorino, M.S., L.Ac. Mildred Pisciotta, LCSW-R, CASAC Mildred Pisciotta, LCSW-R, CASAC Mark Sturgeon, LCSW Mark Sturgeon, LCSW Caroline Hill, LMHC Caroline Hill, LMHC Fran Calafatello, LCSW, CASAC, SEP Fran Calafatello, LCSW, CASAC, SEP Salah Bustami, LMHC Salah Bustami, LMHC JoJo Little, LMSW JoJo Little, LMSW Rachel Russell, MA Rachel Russell, MA
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Freedom Institute Launches a New Afternoon Intensive Outpatient Program 

By Peter Lazar December 2, 2019

Freedom Institute, the longest-standing independent, non-profit, outpatient addiction treatment and recovery center in New York City, is excited to announce the launch of its new Afternoon Intensive Outpatient Program, which will take place on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 2:00pm to 5:00pm.  This new IOP program option complements the existing morning IOP on the same days from 9:30am to 12:30pm. Nearly […]

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Meet the Staff: Caroline Hill, LMHC, Admissions Manager

By editor10022 November 13, 2019

Asking for help is no easy task, so when you do, it’s good to know that there is someone who will take you seriously, is professional, thorough, has integrity, and leads with kindness.  Freedom Institute‘s Admissions Manager, Caroline Hill, LMHC, is that person on the other end of the call. What brought you to this […]

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