Quiz: Am I Addicted to Alcohol?

By CleanSlate Centers | Aug 02, 2023

It can be difficult to tell if you or someone you love is struggling with problem drinking. Here is a useful quiz to help you determine if you or a loved one may be struggling with alcohol addiction: Do you feel a strong urge or craving to drink alcohol? Have you tried to cut down […]

Excellence in Action

By Cleanslate | Jul 31, 2023

CleanSlate’s Excellence in Action award is nomination-based recognition program that recognizes and celebrates our support team across the entire enterprise.   Winners are selected from nominees that demonstrate our values of patients first; science and medicine matter; everyday innovation; respect and compassion always; and together we succeed. Congratulations to our Spring 2023 winners! Carol Mateo Lab […]

Confronting Co-occurring Battles: Hepatitis C and Addiction

By CleanSlate Centers | Jul 21, 2023

CleanSlate has been a pioneer in Hepatitis C treatment for those struggling with addiction. We understand the challenges of overcoming addiction while managing a chronic illness. That’s why we are proud to offer on-site testing and treatment for Hepatitis C to our patient population. Hepatitis C infection is a serious condition and early screening and […]

National Women Touched by Addiction Day: Resilience, Recovery, and Reclaiming Lives

By CleanSlate Centers | Jul 19, 2023

National Women Touched by Addiction Day is commemorated on July 23 to help remove stigma, empower women, provide education, open conversations, and help build the resilience needed to move forward.  To start your recovery journey today Call (833) 505-4673 Substance Use Disorders Among Women Addiction does not discriminate, but the behaviors around substance use can […]

Deflection Over Incarceration: A CEO’s Perspective on the Importance of Redirecting Substance Use Disorder Individuals to Community Resources

By CleanSlate Centers | Jul 17, 2023

As the CEO of a comprehensive addiction treatment organization with extensive experience working within more than 300 jails across the country, I have witnessed firsthand the detrimental effects of incarceration on individuals battling substance use disorder (SUD). Through my experiences, I have come to realize that incarceration is not the solution to addiction; rather, it […]

Revealing the Unseen: An In-Depth Look at the Signs of Drug Addiction with a Leading Clinician

By CleanSlate Centers | Jul 10, 2023

Overlooked, unseen or ignored signs of addiction can lead to devastating consequences for individuals, families and communities. One of CleanSlate’s counselors, George Affonso, knows that firsthand, as his own recovery journey led him into a career of helping others find their own path to health. To start your recovery journey today Call (833) 505-4673 What […]

Paving the Way to Sustainable recovery: A Q&A on the Advantages of Outpatient Medication-Assisted Treatment

By CleanSlate Centers | Jul 05, 2023

Dr. James Meacham is a Regional Medical Director at CleanSlate Centers and a stalwart advocate for Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT). MAT is a groundbreaking, evidence-based approach that combines prescribed medication with counseling and behavioral therapies. MAT has redefined the battle against opioid and alcohol use disorders, providing a beacon of hope to many facing these challenges. […]

Bridging the Gap: A Conversation on Addiction and LGBTQIA+ Issues

By CleanSlate Centers | Jun 22, 2023

June is a time for celebration and reflection, as we mark Pride Month, honoring the diversity and strength of the LGBTQIA+ community. Yet alongside the vibrant parades and uplifting messages, it is also crucial to acknowledge the challenges that persist and how factors like discrimination and trauma can impact recovery. Emily Beatty, CleanSlate Regional Director […]

CleanSlate Centers Celebrates Pride Month

By CleanSlate Centers | Jun 06, 2023

During this Pride Month, CleanSlate Centers stands with the LGBTQIA+ community, celebrating love, acceptance and the courage to overcome obstacles.  We believe that everyone deserves a chance for a healthy and fulfilling life surrounded by a community that embraces how they identify. CleanSlate is proud to offer a safe and inclusive environment for individuals seeking […]

Finding Hope and Healing for Mental Health & Addiction

By Cleanslate | Apr 26, 2023

Celebrate Mental Health Awareness Month May is Mental Health Awareness Month, a time to focus on the importance of maintaining good mental health and to raise awareness about mental health issues. Mental Health Awareness Month also presents the perfect opportunity to raise awareness about the connection between mental health and addiction. It is important that […]