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Understanding Drug Addiction

Drug addiction is often misunderstood. Many people do not understand why or how other people BECOME ADDICTED. It is often mistakenly assumed that drug abusers should be able to quit with will power. This is incorrect. In reality,… Read More

Holiday Sobriety – Making It!

The holidays are officially upon us. The media portrays this time of year as joyous and indulgent. But for many that is far from the truth. What about people, like yourself, trying to stay sober? The holidays can… Read More

Overly Happy Holidays Can Be Risky For Gay Men

We all know that parties come hand-in-hand with the holiday season. This for the most part can be a good thing. But there is a community of people where this breeds a high risk of harm. Gay men… Read More

Do One Thing to Make the Holidays Less Lonely

This article was originally featured in The Advocate The holidays should be a joyous occasion — one of celebration, relaxation, self-reflection, and any number of positive resolutions. And yet this period also is a difficult time for many people…. Read More

One Size Does Not Fit All

You wouldn’t expect a grown man to wear a size x-small shirt. Obviously, it wouldn’t fit. Like the old adage, one size doesn’t fit all. We are finding this to be true for drug rehab centers also. Specifically, the… Read More

La Fuente Hollywood Comes Out Of The Closet

Dear Friends and Colleagues, I’m writing to you with very exciting news about La Fuente Hollywood Treatment Center as we celebrate 10-years serving the Greater Los Angeles community. I felt compelled to share this news with you first… Read More

National Recovery Month-La Fuente Is 10-Lets Celebrate

Time to Celebrate! Greetings and I hope you’ve had a happy healthy summer. La Fuente turns 10 this September, WOW! A lot has happened in the last decade; most notable is transitioning from La Fuente A Sober Community… Read More

Leadership through Love, Not Bullying: A Lesson about Inspiring Your Colleagues

Published on April 6th, 2015 By rescue.ceoblognation.com Of the many theories about leadership, including that skyscraper of hardcover books, case studies, academic texts, white papers and popular best sellers, few offer any valuable insight concerning a consistent, replicable rule… Read More

Building Trust by Showing Respect: Leadership Earned through Listening

Published on March 30th, 2015 By rescue.ceoblognation.com Trust is the essence of business success, period. Without that single ingredient – no matter how energetically an executive cheerleads on his or her own behalf – regardless of how aggressively a company advertises… Read More

A Look At Rehab

By Michael D. Shaw, Contributing Columnist – HealthNewsDigest.com Published on March 28th, 2015 (HealthNewsDigest.com) – “Rehab”–originally an abbreviation for “rehabilitation”–became accepted as a word in its own right in the 1940s.  Even though the term can still refer… Read More