Thirty Staff Honored for 216 Total Years of Service

John SniffenLa Hacienda, Treatment Team

La Hacienda Executive Director Art Vandivier with 20-year employee Wanda Benson

Caption: Executive Director Art VanDivier with 20-year employee Wanda Benson. Two centuries is a long time. When La Hacienda recently handed out service awards to 30 staff with landmark work anniversaries, their service totaled just over that: 216 years. The importance of having employees who willingly return year after year to this service was on Executive Director Art VanDivier’s mind … Read More

Integrated Care is Part of an Effective Treatment Program

John SniffenLa Hacienda, Treatment Team

Dr. Dan Boone of Kerrville Medical Services

Caption–Dr. Dan Boone, MD, right, is part of La Hacienda’s integrated care team. Integrated care is one of the key elements for effective treatment of substance use disorders. At La Hacienda integrated care involves the combination of treatments that patients receive. Using a team approach, we integrate medical, psychiatric, therapeutic, spiritual, and nutritional care for each patient while they are … Read More

Texas Association of Addiction Professionals Inducts Layton into Hall of Fame

John SniffenAddiction Treatment Industry News, La Hacienda, Treatment Team

Sherri Layton inducted into TAAP Hall of Fame

Sherri Layton, LCDC, CCS, La Hacienda’s Outpatient Services Administrator, was inducted into to the Texas Association of Addiction Professionals (TAAP) Hall of Fame on Friday, August 17. The honor came during the association’s 44th Annual State Conference on Addiction Studies in San Antonio. “Sherri has taught us many lessons on how to step up and be good advocates,” said TAAP … Read More