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Which is better – Inpatient or Outpatient Treatment?

Which is better – outpatient or inpatient drug rehab treatment? There is no one answer. Your needs and the severity of your addiction will help you determine which type of treatment is best for you. Inpatient facilities differ… Read More

Drug Detox – Necessary but Not Sufficient

Drug detox is a necessary first, and potentially life-saving, step in a comprehensive rehabilitation program. The focus of detoxification is physiological healing after long-term drug addiction – first, through stabilization and then through detoxification.   What is drug… Read More

Addiction Treatment Professionals are in High Demand

This article was originally printed in LA Weekly. According to a 2014 report by Marketdata, there are now more than 14,000 addiction treatment facilities in the U.S. and the recovery “industry” is worth $35 billion annually (and growing). Two and… Read More

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