The German Family law system is outpacing that of the US in forming a non adversarial model of custodial arrangements not eliminating one over the other. “Both are the parents. One is no better than the other.” The consequences for the children in highly conflicted-ridden families is enormous for all family members, including grandparents whoContinue reading Germany Does It Right: Don’t Paint the One Parent ‘Black’
I felt it important to anyone out there questioning whether recovery programs ‘work’ to post this message. As we approach summer, and your family member may be in need of recovery services, consider the following…. DrB “…..spent last week hiking the Grand Canyon with one of his pals from the sober house and his family.Continue reading Recovery Works!
Idaho in the late Spring is simply the best. Of course, this statement has a lot to do with the success of the young men and women who I placed in the Idaho schools. From the young man who I placed with Matt and Dave, to spending time on Lake Pend Oreille with Greg H. fromContinue reading Northern Idaho: Graduation and Visits
I suspect that many know of Milestones as an addictions center nestled in the Santa Monica Mountains closer to Calabasas than the Pacific Ocean. MRM is known for outstanding recovery work thanks to superb staff like Savannah in admissions to Denise Klein, Executive Director, I have come to know personally the extent of ‘caring’ toContinue reading The Miracle of Milestones Ranch Malibu
Often in a “cookie cutter” approach to behavioral health, the one who gets lost is unfortunately the individual patient or client. The client who was not truly “heard”, not appreciated for being “unique”, not buying into her or his present and future “narrative”. What is lacking in the relationship?Continue reading Another Overseas Success Story