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  • FARR 2016

    As the result of an enduring absence of regulatory and law enforcement, financially incestuous relationships have developed between some Intensive Outpatient Providers (IOP) and FARR Certified Recovery Residences. In short, these relationships center on the […]

    Posted 12-31-2015

  • Final Report: Proper Utilization of Urinalysis in Treating Substance Use Disorders

    In February 2014, a diverse group of experienced addiction treatment professionals, with support from the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) and the Center for Lawful Access and Abuse Deterrence (CLAAD), conducted a project to […]

    Posted 11-13-2015

  • Health Homes: A New Vision for Quality Care

    One part of the Affordable Care Act of 2010 directly impacted the behavioral health industry: the creation of Health Homes to serve Medicaid patients with complex mental health and substance abuse disorders. Just a few […]

    Posted 10-26-2015

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  • "Home—having a stable and safe place to live"SAMHSA, Working Definition of Recovery
  • "Health—overcoming or managing one’s disease(s) or symptoms—for example, abstaining from use of alcohol, illicit drugs, and non-prescribed medications if one has an addiction problem—and, for everyone in recovery, making informed, healthy choices that support physical and emotional well-being"SAMHSA, Working Definition of Recovery
  • "Purpose—conducting meaningful daily activities, such as a job, school volunteerism, family caretaking, or creative endeavors, and the independence, income, and resources to participate in society"SAMHSA, Working Definition of Recovery
  • "Community—having relationships and social networks that provide support, friendship, love, and hope"SAMHSA, Working Definition of Recovery