Solutions-Based Approach to Family Therapy

Families are often stuck by the cluster of behaviors they see in a loved one dealing with substance abuse. Being able to point to a diagnosis that can explain everything can feel like a relief. The truth is, however, that a diagnosis-based philosophy to recovery often prevents families from moving forward and solving the underlying […]

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Answers to Your Questions as Your Loved One Enters Treatment

Once a person with substance use disorder or behavioral or mental health issues decides to enter treatment, family members often feel a sense of relief. They’ve been spinning around in a circle, not knowing what to do. Now the unknown is becoming the reality. There’s a path forward. However, in most families, new issues and […]

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How Gender-Informed Treatment Helps Men Recover from Trauma

Rob Rodriguez, the latest addition to the Marc Hertz therapeutic team, has been involved in facilitating trauma-specific healing for men struggling to overcome trauma brought about by troubling childhood experiences. Tyler Reitzner, director of marketing and outreach, discusses with Rob the importance of gender-informed modalities in treating substance use disorders and behavioral health issues. Tyler: […]

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Trauma-informed recovery focus for families in 2016

We’ve made a lot of progress in family-focused recovery in 2015, but more work remains. Closing out 2015, I’ve been reflecting on what we’ve seen from the needs of our clients over this year. The biggest lesson has been that families dealing with behavioral health issues—whether before a crisis hits, during the crisis, or after […]

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New Blog Exploring Family-Focused Recovery

Welcome to the new blog for Marc Hertz Consulting and FRrē. In a bid to communicate the latest innovations in family-focused recovery, we want to bring you our thinking on a regular basis. So we hope you see this blog as a resource to help your family on its journey of recovery from chemical dependency […]

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