Individuals and families struggling with addiction or mental illness need support, compassion and expert guidance. More than anything, you need treatment that is effective. Thanks to a growing body of research, we know the types of treatment that work. In our network of treatment programs, we incorporate both the well-established and emerging elements of effective treatment, giving you all of the tools you need to succeed.
The late Oscar-winning actor and comedian Robin Williams was among the most effective public figures at de-stigmatizing mental illness and addiction by baring his own lifelong struggles with both. Williams, whose confessional brand of stand-up comedy was a form of “sharing his story” by coating anguish with humor, was found dead at his home Aug. 11 of a suspected suicide.
“His openness with his addiction has helped a lot of people in recovery,” said Dr. David Sack, CEO at Elements Behavioral Health who for decades has treated people suffering from mental illness. “We can hope that the tragic death of Robin Williams will do for depression awareness what the death of Rock Hudson did for AIDS awareness.” Read More
Board-certified addiction psychiatrist Christopher La Tourette La Riche, MD, nationally recognized expert in nutrition and fitness Pamela Peeke, MD, and triple board certified addiction psychiatrist Michael Baron, MD, present at a three-par...Read More
The temperature is high and the calendar is full. Many people will spend their summer running from one social gathering to the next, and during these events they are bound to encounter opportunities to drink alcohol....Read More
By Nancy Wride – The Food and Drug Administration has fast-tracked a nasal spray application of naloxone, a highly effective medicine that helps save the lives of addicts in the midst of a heroin overdose. Faced with an alarming rise...Read More
Victoria Delheimer, MS, LPC, LMFT, LCMHC, has been named clinical director for Journey Healing Centers, an integrative addiction and dual diagnosis treatment center near Salt Lake City, Utah. A multiply credentialed, licensed clinical thera...Read More
Promises Treatment Centers is a CARF-accredited, dual-diagnosis addiction treatment center specializing in treating a wide variety of addictions, such as alcoholism, cocaine addiction, prescription drug abuse, and marijuana abuse.
Many of our staff are published authors and go-to experts quoted regularly in the national media. When you come to an Elements program, you benefit from the expertise of some of the most well-respected names in addiction treatment.
Elements, Promises, The Ranch, and SRI sponsor CEU events throughout the year for clinicians and other professionals. Topics range from pharmalogical treatments for addictive disorders to working with resistant eating disorder patients to the impact of technology on sexual compulsivity. Visit EBH Events to learn more and register for events throughout the United States.