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Restoring dignity and self-efficacy

8oo-520-8475 Dignity and Self-efficacy John Harden – Sadly, addiction treatment clients that are involved in traditional programs may feel that it is just another form of punishment, not treatment at all. Professionals may unwittingly reinforce that idea through clinical over-reach, insisting on highly restrictive care in practically all cases. NIDA estimates that 95% of people who need…


ASAM Criteria

ASAM Criteria are utilized clinically, for multi-dimensional assessment and level-of-care recommendations  About ASAM Continuum of Care (American Society of Addiction Medicine) BoardPREP services span ASAM level 0.5 to level 2.5, which include Intensive Day Treatment with monitored Recovery Residence based on the ASAM Criteria. “IOP”, Monitoring and Recovery Support 95% of substance use and co-occurring disorders…

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Why go AWAY to rehab?

Going AWAY to another city or even another part of the country for treatment is fairly common. When good treatment is NOT available locally, this may be wise. However, when a good Recovery Center is available close-by, offering all of the same best practices as nationally renowned centers, then the disadvantages of travel begin to outweigh possible benefits. Call…



BoardPrep Recovery is based on the PHP model (Physician Health Programs) which is recognized for producing an 80% success rate. Intellectual inquiry and clinical application of the latest addiction treatment research findings is in BoardPrep’s DNA.  We are passionate about making treatment more engaging and effective. BoardPrep Recovery Center is based on the highly successful…


Why Can’t He Quit?

The professionals at BoardPrep Recovery Center, an exclusive rehab in Tampa, Florida help families understand the answer to this question every day. Addiction is not
willful; rather it is a disease that “hijacks”
the brain. When you suggest a person quit or cut back, they may FEEL as though you are telling them to go without food…

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Understanding Diagnostic Interplay

“Over-diagnosis and under-diagnosis are real problems in psychiatry. The true diagnostic picture usually begins to emerge after detoxification and some time. Many of the diagnoses need to be teased out over several sessions.” BoardPrep’s experts provide integrated and concurrent treatment for: Anxiety Mood Attention Sleep Pain Post-acute withdrawal BoardPrep tailors recovery plans with awareness and respect…

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Addiction Health Summit

John Harden directed the Florida Society of Addiction Medicine (FSAM) as the Executive from 2006-2014, leading the specialty medical society to advocate in the FMA for key policy initiatives and executing important national educational conferences and summits – including Florida Society of Addiction Medicine at the UF Brain Institute 1 and 2, FSAM Conference at USF…



Register Here for September 22nd event at Tampa Yacht and Country Club “Community Forum on Teen and Young Adult Mental Health” PROGRAM DESCRIPTION FULL RESOLUTION POSTCARD Sponsors Tampa Bay Foundation for Mental Health BoardPrep Recovery Center Rogers Behavioral Health Program Description The first Community Forum on Young Adult & Teen Mental Health brings together parents, mental…