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Residential Treatment – Eric M. Plakun, M.D., Director of Admissions and Professional Relations talks about the benefits of residential treatment at the Austen Riggs Center.


Preferred Family Healthcare opened adolescent treatment program in Joplin on

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The grand opening of Preferred Family Healthcare's residential adolescent treatment program was held Tuesday. The center is at 5620 West Wildwood Parkway in Joplin. Preferred Family Healthcare began construction in May of 2012 on its $ 4 million, …
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Battle brews over treatment center

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Similar treatment centers have opened in neighborhoods across the nation, with evidence supporting the idea that a safe residential setting helps recovery efforts. Owners fight neighborhood opposition via federal laws such as the ADA, the Fair Housing …
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Post-Prison Treatment Reduces Recidivism Among Women With Substance Use

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The program comprises residential drug abuse treatment for 6 to 15 months, comprehensive case management, vocational assistance, and parenting- and health-related services. Women volunteer to participate at parole, and although the program gives …