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Families in Recovery

Teaching Empathy through Psychodrama: A Q&A with Anne Bresnahan, CASAC-G, Adult Counselor

By Anne Bresnahan October 23, 2017

Anne Bresnahan has worked in the field of addiction with both adults and adolescents for over 20 years. She joined Freedom Institute as an Adult Counselor in 2013 to lead our Psychodrama Program. Anne brings her love for and training in Psychodrama, Sociometry and Group Psychotherapy to her role and utilizes Motivational Interviewing, CBT and […]

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ADDICTION & RECOVERY

What’s Your Rock Bottom?

By Bob Miller July 6, 2017

Bob Miller has been Chairman of Freedom Institute’s Board of Directors since 2012, and as the son of its founder, Mona Mansell, intimately involved with the organization since its inception in 1976.  A media entrepreneur and business executive with more than 40 years of professional experience, Bob brings his business acumen and strategic vision to […]

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ADDICTION & RECOVERY

Freedom Institute offers a new Early Recovery Group Therapy

By Peter Lazar June 29, 2017

Since its founding in 1976, Freedom Institute has offered the highest caliber of clinical programming when it comes to the treatment of Substance Use Disorders. In our constant effort to evolve and serve our community, we are pleased to offer our new Early Recovery Group, facilitated by Alex Dayton, LMHC. This group is for adult […]

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ADDICTION & RECOVERY

Freedom Institute Offers New Evening Outpatient Programs for Adults and Young Adults

By Alex Dayton May 19, 2017

At Freedom Institute, we offer customized programs so clients can enroll in a combination of groups to best fit their recovery needs. FI’s Evening Outpatient Program (EOP), a new service for our adult and young adult clients, especially professionals, is Dialectical Behavioral Therapy based, facilitated by DBT-trained, master and PhD-level clinicians and includes stand alone groups that can […]

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ADDICTION & RECOVERY

Get FITT with the Freedom Intensive Treatment Team

By Frank Wells April 21, 2017

We recently sat down for a Q&A about our FITT program with Frank Wells, MSW, Freedom Institute’s Senior Family Therapist and FITT Coordinator.  In addition to being our primary FITT Coordinator, Frank provides family, couples and individual therapy and facilitates therapeutic support groups for spouses and parents in families suffering from the effects of addiction. He also […]

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