LAC’s Director & President Paul Samuels Quoted in Excellent New York Times Article Describing Impact of Medicaid Institutions for Mental Disease (IMD) Exclusion

July 11, 2014 – The New York Times, yesterday, published an article on how a decades old provision in Medicaid law is limiting the Affordable Care Act’s promise of expanded access to needed substance use disorder services. The provision, known as the institutions for mental disease (IMD) exclusion, prohibits Medicaid payment for service provided in […]

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Art for CLARE 2014 was a success!

[divider] The CLARE Foundation thanks those who supported the eighth annual ART for CLARE on Sunday, June 1, 2014. The afternoon featured a silent art auction with works from contemporary local artists, and delicious gourmet food from popular Westside restaurants. Thank you for supporting CLARE and its programs…we hope to see you all next year! […]

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Traveling Psychotherapy and AA’s Dual Road To Addiction Recovery

Is There Truly a One-Size-Fits-All Solution to Addiction? Every person is unique. We at Conscious Recovery by CLARE believe treating each person as an individual is key to one’s success. While 12-step programs, like the prolific Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous, can be tremendously successful in supporting one’s recovery from addiction, Conscious Recovery by CLARE […]

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