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May 19, 2019

Rehab - Dead or Alive?

Chip Somers
Chip Somers has been working in abstinence based rehabs for 34 years. He managed a 23 bed unit for men – Thurston House for 7 years. He was Addiction manager at the Priory...

Chip Somers presenting at iCAAD London 2019.

In this presentation Chip will talk about the parlous state of rehab. How it is possible that we have gotten to the point where we have all these rehabs but you can only really get in to them if you have money? How have we let local councils take over the medical care of addicts and alcoholics? How have we tolerated a system so clearly broken to continue?