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2013-04-30 12:21:02

Outpatient Drug Treatment Includes Mindfulness and Medicine to Manage Addiction CHICAGO, April 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gateway Foundation Alcohol & Drug Treatment, a leading provider of substance abuse treatment, has expanded its Illinois rehab network with the opening of a new outpatient center providing adult alcohol and drug rehab treatment in Chicago's River North district. Conveniently located at 444 N. Orleans near the Merchandise Mart, the center provides...

2013-03-19 16:29:07

CHICAGO, March 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gateway Foundation Alcohol & Drug Treatment, the largest provider of substance abuse treatment in Illinois, recently welcomed Patricia Ryding, Psy.D., as the Executive Director for its Lake Villa substance abuse treatment center. With more than 30 years of experience in the fields of mental health and drug addiction treatment, Dr. Ryding comes to Gateway Foundation from CRC Health Group's Sierra Tucson where she was previously the...

2013-01-30 16:25:34

Gateway Foundation Alcohol & Drug Treatment Offers Long Distance Support for Lasting Recovery CHICAGO, Jan. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When the best substance abuse treatment for a person's drug abuse or drug addiction isn't close to home, it makes it difficult for family members to participate in the treatment of a loved one. Recognizing family involvement is an integral aspect that provides both immediate and long-term benefits to individuals in recovery, Gateway...

2012-10-03 10:23:57

Leading Substance Abuse Treatment Provider Offers Red Ribbon Week Resources to Raise Awareness of Synthetic Drug Abuse CHICAGO, Oct. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In recognition of Red Ribbon Week, October 23-31, 2012, Gateway Foundation Alcohol & Drug Treatment is working to build awareness among communities regarding the dangerous health risks associated with synthetic drug use. Banned by state and federal governments, synthetic drugs like K2 and bath salts have proven to be a...

2012-09-24 06:26:53

CHICAGO, Sept. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gateway Foundation Alcohol & Drug Treatment, a leading provider of substance abuse treatment, has invited board-certified psychiatrist Dr. David Mee-Lee to Chicago to lead a two-day workshop on October 4 and 5, 2012, to help advance the understanding of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) Patient Placement Criteria in order to determine the proper level of care for individuals suffering from substance abuse. Clinicians...

2012-08-21 06:27:35

Leading substance abuse treatment provider to host continuing education workshops CHICAGO, Aug. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In recognition of National Recovery Month in September, Gateway Foundation Alcohol & Drug Treatment is offering the professional community complimentary CEU workshops to enhance knowledge in order to better assist individuals with alcohol or drug abuse issues. Subject matter will include motivational interviewing, co-occurring disorders and understanding...

2012-08-07 06:26:19

CHICAGO, Aug. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gateway Foundation Alcohol & Drug Treatment President and CEO Michael Darcy joined parity champions the Honorable Patrick Kennedy, the Honorable Jan Schakowsky and the Honorable Mike Quigley as well as treatment providers, local advocates and concerned citizens to testify regarding mental health and substance abuse parity inadequacies at the Chicago Congressional Field Hearing held on August 6, 2012, at the Union League Club. The Mental...

2012-05-15 10:24:52

Gateway Foundation Alumnus Teaches Skills of Improvisation to Promote Positive Dialogue and Lasting Recovery CHICAGO, May 15, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gateway Foundation Alcohol & Drug Treatment recently piloted a new program that taught effective communication skills as a tool to help enhance relationships and aid one's commitment to lasting recovery. Piloted in spring 2012, the Immediacy in Effective Communication program was well-received by 36 adult men who were primarily...

2012-04-11 06:24:29

Expert in Substance Abuse Treatment to Lead Two-Day Workshop Focusing on Helping Women Recover CHICAGO, April 11, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gateway Foundation Alcohol & Drug Treatment, the leading provider of substance abuse treatment in Illinois, will host a two-day workshop in Chicago lead by clinician and women treatment specialist Dr. Stephanie S. Covington, Ph.D., L.C.S.W. Based on Dr. Covington's curriculum Helping Women Recover: A Program for Treating Addiction,...

2012-03-26 22:20:33

CHICAGO, March 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To encourage adults to reflect upon their own drinking habits during April's Alcohol Awareness Month, Gateway Foundation Alcohol & Drug Treatment checked in with American adults about their alcohol consumption. According to Gateway Foundation's 2012 American Alcohol Consumption Study conducted online in February among 2,265 adults ages 21 and over by Harris Interactive, drinking in America appears to be more of the rule rather than...