March 18, 2014 at 4:24 pm #51960
Narconon is widely recognized as being one of the most effective drug rehab programs in the world, and tens of thousands of people have gotten help through the Narconon program over the years. Even if you have heard great stories and reports of success on the Narconon program, it is reasonable that you might want to know what types of certifications that Narconon has. After all, the decision of what drug rehab program to chose for yourself or a loved one may be among the most important choices you will ever make, and it is vital that you select the right one to maximize your chances of success. Fortunately, Narconon has the credentials to back up the outstanding reports of success on the part of past clients.
Narconon Arrowhead Again Receives CARF Accreditation
For example, Narconon Arrowhead has perennially been recognized for displaying exemplary conformance to CARF accreditation standards. CARF is the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, and it is an independent, non-profit accreditor of health and human services programs. They provide certification for programs at more than 22,000 locations throughout the world their seal of approval is among the most sought after in the field of addiction treatment. The most recent report from CARF following a visit to Narconon Arrowhead highlighted several aspects of the center that make it suitable for individuals seeking treatment for drug addiction, including:
- Its location in a beautiful and distraction free environment
- The dedication and positive demeanor displayed by the staff
- The appreciation felt by members of the local community for the center’s work in providing drug prevention education to the surrounding areas
- Narconon Arrowhead’s commitment to excellence and accountability in every phase of their operation
- The fact that many of the staff of Narconon Arrowhead are people who graduated the program there and who therefore have a personal understanding of the experience they are helping clients with
- The option offered to program graduates to return for further help if they find that they need it following their return to the outside world
- The report from Narconon Arrowhead patients that they feel cared for, looked after, encouraged and supported by the staff
Beyond the CARF accreditation, the staff of Narconon Arrowhead possess numerous certifications and licenses, such as:
- Licensed Practical Nurses
- Licensed Alcohol And Drug Counselors
- Certified Alcohol And Drug Counselors
- Behavioral Health Case Managers
- Addiction Severity Index Interviewers
- Recovery Support Specialists
The organization has also been honored with several proclamations issued at the local and state levels, including:
- A Citation of Congratulations from Senator Roger Ballenger.
- A Citation of Congratulations from Senators Richard Lerblance and Constance N Johnson.
- Proclamation of Celebrations of Narconon Arrowhead Day from the City of Houston.
- Proclamation of Thanks from the Mayor of Checotah, OK.
Narconon Arrowhead is not the only Narconon center that has received numerous licenses, certifications and awards. For example, Narconon Vista Bay in California has an entire page on their website devoted to displaying their credentials, which range from Certification with the State of California Department of Alcohol and Drug Programs, to an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau . Narconon Centers around the nation and throughout the world can boast of similar credentials, which they have received in recognition of their very sincere commitment to helping others. It can be difficult to know who to trust when it comes to looking for an addiction treatment provider, but you can have confidence in Narconon. Of course, certificates and licenses only mean so much, and what really matters is results. These too can be demonstrated by looking at the statistics, as reported in “The Narconon Program: 40 Years of Evidence of Recovery,” a publication from Narconon which summarizes numerous studies and evaluations from over the years and which demonstrate one single fact: Narconon works.