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Drug use way up in the workplace… Corporate Wellness Programs can help

As more states legalize use of marijuana, it may not be surprising that use of the drug at the workplace is rising. In fact, it is spiking, increasing 16% since 2014 according to a study from drug test provider Quest Diagnostics. Alarmingly, use of cannabis is up 24% over the last five years in safety sensitive jobs, like airline pilots… Read More

‘We understand veterans’ issues, because, like you, we have been there.’

The following message was written on Memorial Day, 2018, by Dr. Robert Pyles, Chief Medical Officer of Strive Health and of Veteran & First Responders Healthcare (VFR) .An established leader in the addiction and mental health fields, Dr. Pyles has served as President of the American Psychoanalytic Association, the Massachusetts Psychiatric Society, and the Coalition for Patient Rights...and in Vietnam at… Read More

Strive and VFR in the News: Recovery Friendly Workplace program seeks to find jobs for those in recovery

by RENATTA SIGNORINI  | Sunday, April 8, 2018, 7:57 p.m. It can be tough to get a job while in recovery from a drug addiction. Sometimes it's the stigma that can surround addiction. Other times, a criminal record might be a stumbling block. “They can have a hard time getting jobs, sometimes their record,” said Tim Phillips, director of the Westmoreland County Drug Overdose… Read More

Strive Health Selected as an Early Adopter for New Hampshire’s ‘Recovery Friendly Workplace Initiative’

Strive Health today announced it has been selected by Governor Chris Sununu as an early adopter of New Hampshire’s ‘Recovery Friendly Workplace Initiative’. Originally announced in the 2018 State of the State Address, the "Recovery Friendly Workplace Initiative" promotes individual wellness for Granite Staters by empowering workplaces to provide support for people recovering from substance use disorder. “This initiative will… Read More

Celebrate the Service of Military Veterans in the Best Way

Strive Health is proud to serve the organization Veteran & First Responder Healthcare (VFR), a company dedicated to the treatment of substance use and behavioral health issues among military veterans. Strive Centers often co-locate VFR services for veterans and first responders. The Chief Executive Officer of VFR, Eric Golnick, published this open letter today, Veteran's Day, 2017. We urge our… Read More

Strive Health PA Open House Featured by TribLive, Local News

Greensburg's new addiction rehab clinic will hold an open house and ribbon cutting Thursday. Strive Health of Greensburg opened this month at 101 N. Main St., Suite 200. It is one of two clinics operated by Post Acute Recovery, a New York City-based company with plans to open similar centers across the country. The clinic offers outpatient therapy, with one-on-one… Read More

Introducing Strive: Recovery for the Real World

A month at a great residential facility can be a life-changing experience, and may be a must-do for clients needing a highly-acute treatment setting. But back in the real world it’s a roller coaster, and as we know from experience, staying sober takes skills, support, people that understand you as an individual, and skills that you must and can learn… Read More