Behavioral Healthcare Associates, LLC

Category: Substance Use

Navigating Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Insurance

By Adonta Lee, A.A. Finding out weeks, even months after your Mental Health (MH) or Substance Use Disorder (SUD) appointment, that you have an outstanding balance because your insurance company is not in-network with your provider or that you have…

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The Opioid Crisis—What to do about it NOW?

By Laurie Conaty, MSW, LCSW, LCAS The opioid crisis is all over the news—local and international.  And it is in our own community. So, first things first.  What is important to know?  The first thing all of us can do is to dispel…

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Substance Use Disorders: Waiting for someone to hit Rock Bottom is a Myth

By Laurie Conaty, MSW, LCSW, LCAS Not like the confrontational, dramatic interventions commonly seen on TV, but with the same outcome of the person with addiction going into treatment, Clinical Interventions are very effective. Done properly, they are respectful, factual…

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