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Finding Hope to Prevent Relapse

By |2018-12-28T18:34:19+00:00December 26th, 2018|

Finding Hope to Prevent Relapse Recently, Northpoint Recovery's Robert Castan interviewed to spread the word on recovery and relapse during the Holiday Season. Robert shared his own struggles of being homeless and an alcoholic in the interview with Karen. After Robert's own successful recovery, he has spent his time assisting others to be as fortunate. Robert co-founded Northpoint Recovery in Boise, Idaho in 2014 to help share his experiences further. "I am extremely proud of what we have created at Northpoint Recovery, we get to do something we love and help people change their lives" [...]

Here is an in-depth list of the best rehabs available in the Pacific Northwest

By |2017-07-01T02:43:27+00:00June 7th, 2017|

A List of the Best Rehabs in the Pacific Northwest There are many different options when it comes to rehab centers in the Pacific Northwest.  The treatment options and type of rehab programs available help people from all walks of life. Whether it’s outpatient or inpatient treatment for drugs or alcohol, this is a list of the best rehabs in the Pacific Northwest. 1. Schick Shadel Hospital Substance Abuse Program Schick Shadel Hospital has over 80 years of treating patients with proven methods to absolve substance cravings. Counter conditioning is their treatment for addiction which has [...]

Northpoint Recovery Now in-Network with Multiple Insurance Companies

By |2019-01-25T16:44:29+00:00October 10th, 2016|

Northpoint Recovery is dedicated to providing quality treatment at an afforable price. We know that it can be difficult to pay for drug and alcohol detox and rehab, which is why we work with insurance companies across the country to join their network of providers. We are pleased to announce that we are now in-network with four additional insurance providers, including: USAMCO ComPsych Cigna First Choice Health Be sure to watch our blog for more announcements as we become in-network with more insurance companies.

Welcome Susan Cherry: Outreach Specialist in Washington State

By |2019-01-25T16:44:47+00:00June 6th, 2016|

We are very excited to welcome Susan Cherry to our Northpoint Outreach Team! Susan's main focus will be in working with professionals in Washington State and the surrounding areas. Susan comes to Northpoint Recovery with 14 years in business management and 16 years working in all aspects of chemical dependency treatment. Susan is known for her passion for recovery and her ability to motivate and assist patients and their loved ones with placement in a chemical dependency treatment facility that fits their specific needs. Susan's honesty, compassion, empathy and understanding towards those who have been [...]

6 Lessons from My Experience of Working in the Addiction Field

By |2018-12-29T03:41:04+00:00February 24th, 2016|

"In the past 20 years, a paradigm shift has occurred – the concept of recovery has firmly taken root in our collective consciousness… People from all over the world are starting to discover the joys of physical, emotional, and spiritual self-care." ~ Erica Spiegelman, Rewired: a Bold New Approach to Addiction and Recovery I recently celebrated my 10-year anniversary as a clinician specializing in addiction recovery, and as I look back, I can see my career's highs and lows – the triumphs and failures. In my time working in the addiction field, I have worked with [...]

Northpoint Recovery is Proud to Introduce Our Medical Director, Dr. Coire Weathers.

By |2019-01-25T16:45:55+00:00May 21st, 2015|

Northpoint Recovery is proud to introduce our Medical Director, Dr. Coire Weathers. Dr. Weathers was born and raised in Boise's north end. After attending the College of Idaho, Dr. Weathers moved to Baltimore, Maryland for medical school. He attended the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He enjoyed Baltimore and chose to remain there for his Residency in Psychiatry. Dr. Weathers has always been particularly interested in community psychiatry. As part of his training, he was able to accompany members of different specialties as they went out into the Baltimore community offering psychiatric care to [...]