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Turning Point Inc., Hazelden Betty Ford Initiate Collaboration

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 1:05pm

Turning Point will continue to be invaluable to our efforts to bolster cultural responsiveness and inclusivity within our system of care, and were happy to share Hazelden Betty Fords resources to assist in Turning Points efforts to expand their continuum of care.

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  • Turning Point will continue to be invaluable to our efforts to bolster cultural responsiveness and inclusivity within our system of care, and were happy to share Hazelden Betty Fords resources to assist in Turning Points efforts to expand their continuum of care.
  • The network includes hundreds of preferred providers, 20 collaborative members including Turning Point, and two affiliatesEmory Healthcare in Atlanta and Arcadia Trails INTEGRIS in Oklahoma, each of which has a higher-level contractual partnership with Hazelden Betty Ford.
  • Hazelden Betty Ford is thrilled to welcome Turning Point as our newest collaborative member in the Patient Care Network, and we look forward to exploring affiliate-level opportunities together as well.
  • Turning Points operations also include a Culturally Specific Service Center, which provides assistance to partners and collaborators such as the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation.

Hazelden Betty Ford Expands Addiction Services in Missouri

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 - 6:36pm

Its collaborators in Missouri include Springfield-based CoxHealth and Centerpointe Hospital in St. Louisboth of which are members of the Hazelden Betty Ford Patient Care Network .

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  • Its collaborators in Missouri include Springfield-based CoxHealth and Centerpointe Hospital in St. Louisboth of which are members of the Hazelden Betty Ford Patient Care Network .
  • Hazelden Betty Ford recently was approved to provide insurance-eligible virtual intensive outpatient (IOP) addiction treatment services to individuals and families throughout Missouri.
  • To access Hazelden Betty Fords treatment previously, Missouri residents had to travel to a facility in another state.
  • The Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation is a force of healing and hope for individuals, families and communities affected by addiction to alcohol and other drugs.

Hockey Legend’s Celebrity Golf Tourney to Benefit Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation

Tuesday, March 9, 2021 - 2:12pm

Pro hockey hall-of-famer Grant Fuhr, whose recovery from substance use issues now motivates his advocacy for others, is hosting a celebrity golf tournament in April that will benefit the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation.

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  • Pro hockey hall-of-famer Grant Fuhr, whose recovery from substance use issues now motivates his advocacy for others, is hosting a celebrity golf tournament in April that will benefit the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation.
  • The Betty Ford Center, recently recognized by Newsweek as the top addiction treatment facility in California, is part of the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation, the nations largest nonprofit system of addiction treatment, co-occurring mental health care, recovery resources and related prevention and education services.
  • The Chiappettas donated use of their golf club so that all proceeds would benefit Hazelden Betty Ford, Fisher said.
  • The Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation is a force of healing and hope for individuals, families and communities affected by addiction to alcohol and other drugs.

National Addiction Treatment, Mental Health Leader Hazelden Betty Ford Promotes Physician to Be Next CEO

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 8:01pm

(Photo: Business Wire)

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  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    Dr. Lee is a generational talent who will be a pioneering leader for Hazelden Betty Ford and the field of addiction treatment for years to come, said Lester Munson, of Chicago, who chairs the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundations Board of Trustees.
  • Lee, medical director for Hazelden Betty Fords Youth Continuum since 2010, will succeed Mark G. Mishek as president and CEO and also as president of the nationally accredited Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies.
  • Theyre also values that were important to my mother during her 33 years of recovery, said Hazelden Betty Ford Trustee Susan Ford Bales, daughter of former First Lady Betty Ford.
  • The Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation is a force of healing and hope for individuals, families and communities affected by addiction to alcohol and other drugs.

Crowdsourcing Experience, Strength and Hope

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 1:37pm

With our new meditation anthologies, we want to connect the experience, strength and hope of our contributors to people all over the world who can relate and draw on the inspiration and insights shared to help them on their own daily journey of healing.

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  • With our new meditation anthologies, we want to connect the experience, strength and hope of our contributors to people all over the world who can relate and draw on the inspiration and insights shared to help them on their own daily journey of healing.
  • Its an extension of the digital crowdsourcing strategy weve seen work so well in other areas of modern life, and were excited about it.
  • The Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation is a force of healing and hope for individuals, families and communities affected by addiction to alcohol and other drugs.
  • Through the distribution of these resources, Hazelden Publishing extends the reach of healing and hope to individuals, families, and communities affected by addiction and related issues.

Hazelden Betty Ford Expands Addiction Services in Montana

Friday, February 5, 2021 - 8:32pm

We stand ready to help the people, families and communities of Montana affected by addiction concerns, said Hazelden Betty Ford President and CEO Mark Mishek.

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  • We stand ready to help the people, families and communities of Montana affected by addiction concerns, said Hazelden Betty Ford President and CEO Mark Mishek.
  • This month, Montana also became the 13th state where Hazelden Betty Ford is approved to provide insurance-eligible virtual intensive outpatient (IOP) addiction treatment services.
  • To access Hazelden Betty Fords treatment previously, Montana residents had to travel to a facility in another state.
  • The Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation is a force of healing and hope for individuals, families and communities affected by addiction to alcohol and other drugs.

New Dean Selected at Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 1:37pm
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210127005287/en/
    Kevin Doyle, Ed.D., LPC, LSATP, began his tenure this week as dean at the Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies.
  • Employment in the field is projected to grow 25% from 2019 to 2029, much faster than the average for all occupations.1
    We are so pleased to welcome Dr. Doyle to our team, said Dr. Valerie Slaymaker, vice president of education and research at the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation and provost of the Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies.
  • With both onsite and distance-learning options, the Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School currently enrolls around 270 students each year in two addiction counseling programs.
  • The Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation is a force of healing and hope for individuals, families and communities affected by addiction to alcohol and other drugs.

National Addiction Treatment Network Connects Charleston Area Medical Center, Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation

Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 11:09pm

CENTER CITY, Minn.,and CHARLESTON, W.Va., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Charleston Area Medical Center, southern West Virginia's leading healthcare provider and medical teaching facility, has joined the Hazelden Betty Ford Patient Care Network , a national collaborative aimed at strengthening and expanding access to quality services and resources for people and families affected by addiction.

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  • CENTER CITY, Minn.,and CHARLESTON, W.Va., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Charleston Area Medical Center, southern West Virginia's leading healthcare provider and medical teaching facility, has joined the Hazelden Betty Ford Patient Care Network , a national collaborative aimed at strengthening and expanding access to quality services and resources for people and families affected by addiction.
  • The nonprofit Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation is the leading national system-of-care committed to helping individuals, families and communities affected by addiction and mental health concerns.
  • "We are thrilled to welcome the highly respected Charleston Area Medical Center to our national Patient Care Network," said Bob Poznanovich, Hazelden Betty Ford's vice president of business development.
  • The Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation is a force of healing and hope for individuals, families and communities affected by addiction to alcohol and other drugs.

Hazelden Betty Ford CEO Prepares for 2021 Retirement

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 - 6:02pm

"Mark is a rare combination of vision, management dexterity, and rigorous honesty," said Lester Munson, of Chicago, who chairs the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation Board of Trustees.

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  • "Mark is a rare combination of vision, management dexterity, and rigorous honesty," said Lester Munson, of Chicago, who chairs the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation Board of Trustees.
  • A pioneer and longtime leader in its field, Hazelden Betty Ford has continued its history of innovation under Mishek.
  • In addition, Hazelden Betty Ford has established itself as one of the most trusted public voices on addiction prevention, treatment and recovery issues.
  • As president of the accredited Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies, he also recently welcomed the school's largest-ever incoming class.

Hazelden Betty Ford celebrates National Recovery Month

Wednesday, September 2, 2020 - 10:54pm

Bestselling author and national recovery advocate William C. Moyers, Hazelden Betty Ford's vice president of public affairs and community relations, hosts a panel of people in recovery, who share coping strategies and recovery practices.

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  • Bestselling author and national recovery advocate William C. Moyers, Hazelden Betty Ford's vice president of public affairs and community relations, hosts a panel of people in recovery, who share coping strategies and recovery practices.
  • Recovery Road : This new series featuring thoughts, excerpts, and reflections from popular Hazelden Publishing authors and books will include eight new episodes, every Monday and Thursday, during Recovery Month.
  • To kick off Recovery Month, Hazelden Betty Ford launched a new monthly Advocacy Update featuring news, views and engagement opportunities on a range of topics important to people and families affected by substance use disorders and recovery, offering free subscriptions here .
  • Hazelden Betty Ford also is partnering with state and local organizations such as Minnesota Recovery Connection and sponsoring events such as MRC's Virtual Walk for Recovery to lift up recovery voices and help the public and policymakers see that recovery is not only possibleit's everywhere.