NAATP Chief Testifies About Addiction Treatment Ethics

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Marvin Ventrell Examining Advertising Marketing Substance Use Treatment Industry, Courtesy Energy and Commerce Committee

The national opioid crisis and increased funding for addiction treatment are raising concerns about those who play the system for financial gain. To set an industry standard against such activities, the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP)—of which La Hacienda has been a member since 1994—has strengthened its code of ethics and adopted other standards of care. That stand … Read More

National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers 40th Annual Leadership Conference

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NAATP 40th Annual Leadership Conference

The National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP) got welcome news during its 40th annual leadership conference in Denver: efforts to assure the public of the field’s overall professionalism and integrity are succeeding. The first evening, the Deputy Director of the National Institute of Drug Abuse told attendees that the federal agency considers NAATP “the good guys” in the treatment … Read More

Partnering with Insurance Companies helps Patients

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Cade Saurage Workshop Managed Care Partnering

Cade Saurage, La Hacienda’s Director of Utilization Management and Partnerships, enthusiastically embraces his work. He recently shared the reason for that zeal with a meeting room filled with treatment center professionals in Denver. “Making sure a patient has enough time in clinical care and counseling — so they can start over with a new life — that is why I’m … Read More

Cade Saurage to Repeat Popular Workshop on Managed Care Partnering

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Cade Saurage Director of Utilization Review & Strategic Partnerships

  By popular demand, Cade Saurage will repeat his well-received presentation on Managed Care Partnering at the National Association of Addiction Treatment Programs (NAATP) 2018 National Addiction Leadership Conference in Denver, May 20-22. Cade, who is La Hacienda’s Director of Utilization Management and Partnerships, first spoke on the topic at last year’s NAATP conference to a standing-room-only audience in Austin. … Read More

Q & A with Sherri Layton on Addiction Treatment Legislation

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La Hacienda Treatment Center Sherri Layton Q&A Texas Legislation

    Sherri Layton joined La Hacienda’s team in 1992. As Outpatient Services Administrator, she oversees our Intensive Outpatient Programs and Continuing Care Services. She is very involved with legislative advocacy at the state and national level and is a member of the National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor’s Public Policy Committee. I sat down with Sherri Layton … Read More

La Hacienda Hosts AustinNet Meeting for Addiction Treatment Providers

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La Hacienda Treatment Center Hosts This Months AustinNet Meeting for local Texas Association of Addiction Professionals (TAAP) Networking Event

La Hacienda was honored to host this month’s AustinNet meeting. AustinNet is the local Texas Association of Addiction Professionals (TAAP) networking event held monthly at Austin area treatment providers. La Hacienda provided delicious Bar-B-Q to the guests and everyone had a great time. David Hutts talked about our Inpatient Addiction Treatment Program in Hunt, Texas, Carla Allen presented on La … Read More

The Association of Addiction Professionals (NAADAC) Hill Day 2017

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La Hacienda Treatment Center The Association of Addiction Professionals (NAADAC) hosted the 2017 Public Policy Institute and Hill Day

The Association of Addiction Professionals (NAADAC) hosted the 2017 Public Policy Institute and Hill Day this month on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. Twenty national advocacy organizations and the National Council for Behavioral Health partnered with NAADAC to make this happen. The event brings together hundreds of behavioral health professionals in Washington, D.C. for a three-day event, filled with sessions … Read More

Texas Association of Addiction Providers Conference 2017

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La Hacienda Treatment Center Texas Association of Addiction Professionals Conference 2017

The Texas Association of Addiction Professionals (TAAP) Conference is a statewide conference that unites and promotes the advancement of industry professionals. The theme of the 43rd conference was “A Conference of Superheroes…A Convergence of Super Powers”, held at the Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort and Spa in San Antonio, Texas. This year, La Hacienda proudly sponsored the golf tournament. Sherri … Read More

Mental Health America of Abilene Symposium 2017

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La Hacienda Treatment Center Mental Health America of Abilene Symposium 2017

Mental Health America of Abilene (MHAA) is holding it’s third Mental Health Symposium this Friday in Abilene, Texas. The MHAA’s mission is to provide leadership and support for hope, recovery and mental wellness. The topic of this symposium is “Legislative Mental Health Initiatives and the Addiction Epidemic: New Treatment Modalities and Personal Perspectives Surrounding Opiate Dependence and Other Substance Abuse … Read More

La Hacienda Attends Labor Assistance Professionals Conference 2017

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La Hacienda Treatment Center Labor Assistance Professionals Conference Las Vegas NV 2017

The Labor Assistance Professionals Conference was held at the Tropicana Las Vegas Hotel in Nevada. Representing La Hacienda at our exhibitor’s table was Sarah McDonald and Cade Saurage. Labor Assistance Programs are programs built to support the needs of employees within a company who are dealing with substance abuse, mental health, and other related problems. #laharecovery