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Alcohol Awareness Month

Alcohol Awareness Month

With news media focused on the opioid epidemic, many don’t realize the high numbers of patients in treatment with an addiction to alcohol. We have seen an uptick in alcohol misuse among our treatment center admissions in Maryland and Delaware. Ask and many will tell...

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A Conversation With…Alexis Bell

A Conversation With…Alexis Bell

At age 23, Alexis Bell, Hudson’s Residential Counselor at Chestnut House in Salisbury, has accomplished a tremendous amount in a short window of time. Now she is “using everything I have learned up until now in this job” to help residents of the Treatment House she...

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Secret Lives of Social Workers

Secret Lives of Social Workers

  What You Probably Don't Know about Hudson's Amazing Social Work Team Clinical Treatment Manager Michele Sterling, LCSW-C, oversees the daily operations of our residential campus, leading a team of seven professionals. She spent a few minutes of her hectic day with...

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A Conversation With…Veron Johnson

A Conversation With…Veron Johnson

Veron Johnson joined Hudson in mid-2021 to work with patients, many of whom fight an often-silent battle with mental health which can spur addiction and complicate recovery efforts. His resume includes serving as a Mental Health Professional Counselor at the Md. Dept....

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Hudson Promotes Rita Mecca to Chief Financial Officer

Hudson Promotes Rita Mecca to Chief Financial Officer

Salisbury, Md. – January 6, 2022 – Hudson Behavioral Health has promoted Director of Accounting Rita Mecca to the position of Chief Financial Officer. Mecca joined the organization in 2021 and has a diverse accounting background spanning more than twenty years. In her...

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Santa Paws Provides Cute, Very Valuable, Pauses

Santa Paws Provides Cute, Very Valuable, Pauses

We’ve spoken in the past about the value of dogs in recovery, but cats play a fun and furry role at Hudson, too. These two, Momma and Baby, live and love at Poplar House, one of our level 3.1 treatment houses in Maryland. Getting them dressed up for this photo shoot –...

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Home Is Where the Heart Is

Home Is Where the Heart Is

Home Is Where the Heart Is  On the quiet streets of the Lower Eastern Shore, Hudson operates five treatment houses and two sober living homes. All the neighborhoods look different. Some have large houses, some small; many are made from wood while others from brick....

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