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Methadone Treatment: Changing Attitudes, Saving Lives

Methadone Treatment: Changing Attitudes, Saving Lives

By Holly Broce, MHA, LCADC

Vice President, Opioid Treatment Program Division, Pinnacle Treatment Centers

Methadone treatment for opioid addiction has a bad rap.

The stigma attached to methadone programs – and to Medication-Assisted …

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Afraid of Seeking Treatment? You’re Not Alone

Afraid of Seeking Treatment? You’re Not Alone

Addiction often leaves you feeling hopeless and alone.

You’ve tried to stop using, but before too long your body can’t handle going without.

You know addiction is destroying you, but no matter …

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The Parallels of Recovery and Running a Marathon

The Parallels of Recovery and Running a Marathon

By Joi Honer, National Alumni Director, Pinnacle Treatment Centers

In January, I successfully completed a marathon. This extra curvy 54-year-old woman with not the best knees, no prior running history, no …

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Going Local: The Advantages of Community-Based Treatment

For decades, the mention of alcohol or drug rehab conjured up two contrasting images in people’s minds.

One image – the idealized version – looked like this: a seaside retreat on …

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Alcohol Awareness Month: Alcohol-Related Deaths Increase 35% From 2007-2017

Alcohol Awareness Month: Alcohol-Related Deaths Increase 35% From 2007-2017

By Jennifer R. Maguire, MA, MS, LPC, ACS, CCS, Executive & Clinical Director, New Life Counseling in Keyport, NJ, an intensive outpatient and partial hospitalization program of Pinnacle Treatment Centers

The …

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Stigma: the Biggest Barrier to Medication-Assisted Treatment

Stigma: the Biggest Barrier to Medication-Assisted Treatment

Buprenorphine becoming more acceptable, but much work still to be done

By Jason Snyder, Director of Strategic Partnerships, Pinnacle Treatment Centers

A new City of Philadelphia ad campaign confirms what addiction treatment …

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Meet Pinnacle Treatment Center's New Chief Clinical Officer Dr. Lori Ryland

Meet Pinnacle Treatment Center's New Chief Clinical Officer Dr. Lori Ryland

Lori Ryland, Ph.D., LP, CAADC, CCS, BCBA-D, Chief Clinical Officer, Pinnacle Treatment Centers
Experience/ Leadership Philosophy
What is your leadership philosophy and how does that tie into treatment?
Staff want to know what …

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Taking Anxiety Out of Going to Treatment

Taking Anxiety Out of Going to Treatment

By Angelica Badillo, LSW Candidate

Drug and Alcohol Counselor

Stateline Medical Drug-Free Outpatient Treatment Care, Phillipsburg, NJ

Pinnacle Treatment Centers

Many individuals experience stressors in their life. When confronting these stressors, it can feel …

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Loving Yourself in Recovery

Loving Yourself in Recovery

By Kimberly Boone, MA, LMHC
Clinical Director
Recovery Works Merrillville of Pinnacle Treatment Centers

For those suffering from addiction, the road to recovery can be long and progressive.  These individuals often times struggle …

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An Interview with Carolyn Chambless

An Interview with Carolyn Chambless

How would you describe treatment in one word?
Life-changing

Why is the treatment industry important to you?
Treatment saves lives—lives of people who can be productive and contribute in a positive way …

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