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Flood will become CEO of Ashley in January

September 28, 2017  |  Gary A. Enos, Contributing Editor

In several respects, Rebecca Flood sees her move to Ashley Addiction Treatment as a homecoming.

The behavioral healthcare workforce is changing

September 8, 2017  |  Timothy J. Tolan

With the growing need to add and retain top talent, it makes sense to embrace the new blended workforce and develop human capital strategies now to remain competitive.

NCAD: Training programs can help identify future leaders

August 17, 2017  |  Julie Miller, Editor in Chief

Consider structured training academies to improve employee retention and lay the groundwork for succession planning.

Midlevel practitioners help workforce shortage in psychiatry

July 19, 2017  |  Brian Albright

Nurse practitioners, physician assistants and other midlevel providers can help expand the availability of psychiatric services.

Timberline Knolls names new CEO

July 7, 2017  |  Julie Miller, Editor in Chief

A longtime clinician at Timberline Knolls in Illinois, Colleen Kula, LCPC, has been named as the organization’s new CEO. She aims to expand the PHP program to meet growing demand.

AAC and union reach agreement in NJ

June 19, 2017  |  Julie Miller, Editor in Chief

Union employees at Sunrise House voted in favor of a contract agreement, which includes new security features, pay raises and increased staffing.

CleanSlate portfolio grows with demand for MAT

June 15, 2017  |  Julie Miller, Editor in Chief

CleanSlate's growth is driven by an emerging demand for medication-assisted treatment services as well as market opportunity. With backing from growth-equity fund Apple Tree Partners, the organization is primarily expanding through new center openings.

AAC in union talks at New Jersey center

May 30, 2017  |  Julie Miller, Editor in Chief

Union employees of Sunrise House in New Jersey are in talks with corporate leaders after the facility was closed last week and patients were transferred elsewhere.

New Directions names new president and CEO

May 9, 2017  |  Tom Valentino, Senior Editor

Lee Tuveson, who has served as chief financial and administration officer at New Directions Behavioral Health since 2014, has been named the organization’s new president and CEO.

Behavioral health workforce must be expanded and modernized

May 9, 2017  |  Julie Miller, Editor in Chief

Q&A with Michael T. Flaherty, PhD: Industry leaders must address the emerging models of care as well as the shortage of clinical professionals.

Diverse workforce can serve diverse patient populations

April 24, 2017  |  Joanne Sammer

Increasing organizational diversity has been and continues to be a goal for behavioral healthcare executives, and how well they progress toward meeting that goal is often a function of leadership.

How to promote the value of human service programs

April 12, 2017  |  Sara M. Howe and Randy Wells

We who work in the field of human services often do a poor job of promoting what we bring to the table in terms of contributing to the state and our communities beyond services delivered to our clients.


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