The 39th Annual State TAAP Conference

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La Hacienda’s Sherri Layton, LCDC, CCS and Wes Humphrey, LCDC will be presenting “Developing Leadership in Your Organization through Mentoring” on Thursday, August 15th at the “Raising the Bar on Addiction Studies” 39th Annual State TAAP Conference in San Antonio, Tx. Preceding the TAAP Conference on August 14th. La Hacienda Treatment Center will be Co-Sponsoring the first annual “Deep in … Read More

New San Antonio Community Outreach Office

Cade SaurageLa Hacienda

It is official. The new San Antonio Outreach Office has been secured and the doors will open soon! This beautiful location and centrally-located office is currently being remodeled to fit the needs and meet the expectations of our patients and patient families. Treatment is only the beginning of recovery. The continuing care recommended by La Hacienda provides referrals and services … Read More

La Hacienda partners with Safe Call Now

Cade SaurageLa Hacienda

Safe Call Now is a 100% confidential, comprehensive, 24-hour crisis referral service for all public safety employees, all emergency services personnel and their family members nationwide. Founder and CEO Sean Riley had a prominent career in law enforcement which ended in 2005 when he could no longer hide his “secret” behind the badge. Staffed by officers, former law enforcement officials, … Read More

Krystle Conner will be visiting the DFW Alumni Group

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Krystle Conner from La Hacienda will be visiting the DFW alumni group tomorrow night, Tuesday, August 6th. She’d love to see a bunch of alumni while she is there. 1320 Greenway Dr., Suite 135, Irving, 7 PM – Make a note – the DFW group now meets on Tuesdays!!!

New Night for Dallas / Fort Worth Alumni Group Meeting

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Effective immediately, the DFW area Alumni Group has changed its meeting night from Monday to Tuesday at 7:00 PM. The meeting is held at the La Hacienda Community Outreach office, 1320 Greenway Dr., Suite 135, Irving. Also, Al-Anon meets at the same time in an adjacent room. Please come support the newcomer returning home by being part of the alumni … Read More

La Hacienda Opens New Medical Special Care Unit

Art VanDivierLa Hacienda

By Art VanDivier, Executive Director I started working at La Hacienda while in graduate school in 1979. Opening in 1972, La Hacienda was already established as a drug and alcohol rehab center and has remained so for the past 41 years. As a new counselor I volunteered to sit with a patient that was having a difficult withdrawal from heroin. … Read More

Big Strides for Substance Use Treatment in Texas’ Legislative Session

Sherri LaytonLa Hacienda

  Texas’ state legislators passed a budget for 2014-2016 with a dramatic increase in funding for substance use disorder services – 64% over the last biennium. This is the first budget increase in many years and a major success for our publicly funded providers. This also speaks to a major triumph in changing the perception that our lawmakers have about … Read More

Reunion Success and a BIG thank you!

La HaciendaAlumni Reunion

On behalf of the Alumni Services team I would like to thank everyone who attended and helped make the 2013 reunion a success. The bonfire meeting was back and a huge hit. We were all very grateful to have a real bonfire. We received a lot of positive feedback about the move back to May, and we could not have … Read More

Alumni Department Update and Reunion!

La HaciendaAlumni, Alumni Reunion

  Krystle Conner is now Alumni Support Representative, jumping in just before reunion last September. Louis Romano expanded his role with alumni and has begun visiting alumni meetings in our various cities, along with his other duties. Pam Searfoss joined us as the Alumni Follow-Up Coordinator. She is now the voice on the phone who calls to check in on … Read More