Finding the Best Treatment

How to Find the Best Rehab for Your Child

By Joanna Conti on Jul 14, 2020 in Finding the Best Treatment

To select the best rehab for your child or other family member on Conquer Addiction, first figure out any criteria that the center absolutely must meet.  Some options you might want to consider are:

Financing Alternatives for Recovery

By Michael Lewis on May 26, 2020 in Finding the Best Treatment

Even though the Affordable Health Care Act makes substance abuse treatment more affordable, it is unlikely to cover all of a family's costs for residential treatment facilities, halfway houses, individual and family counseling, and other wrap-around services.

How the "Rock Bottom" Myth Perpetuates Low-Quality Treatment

By Karina Schultheis on Sep 11, 2018 in Finding the Best Treatment

There’s a common misconception in the addiction field that addicts and alcoholics must hit rock bottom before treatment can be successful.  This is a convenient scapegoat for treatment centers, allowing them to champion success stories while denying culpability – it’s not our fault your son relapsed, it’s his

What is Evidence-Based Treatment?

By Joanna Conti on Jan 25, 2016 in Finding the Best Treatment

You may have been advised to look for a treatment program that uses evidence-based treatment.  This charming video explains what this means and why this is good advice.