A lost decade and $200,000: one dad’s crusade to save his daughters from addiction
There are treatments that work, but rehab facilities don’t have to use them. One family learned that the hard way.
I have a new story on the US rehab industry today. This family spent a decade and $200,000 — and only toward the end did they find helpful treatment. It's a testament to this system not working well for many. Read the full story:
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My big story this week: A lost decade and $200,000: one dad’s crusade to save his daughters from addiction.
What struck me about this story is that this is a family with advantages, enough money not just to pay for treatment, but to *hire a consultant to help them figure out where to get it.* And it still took a decade for them to find treatment that worked.