Phil Diaz, M.S.W., the executive director of the Harrigan Foundation at Palm Partners Treatment Center in Delray Beach, Florida, is an authority on substance abuse treatment. He is the former CEO of Gateway Community Services, Inc., the largest provider of substance abuse treatment and prevention services for adults, children, and families in northeast Florida. He is the former assistant deputy director for prevention in the Office of Demand Reduction with the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, and in this capacity was the lead federal official in the development of national and international drug prevention policy. Diaz is a social worker with more than twenty-five years of experience in drug prevention and treatment , cofounder of the National Association for Children of Alcoholics, and the founding chairperson of the National Drug Prevention League. His work has appeared in Women's Day, USA Today, and Focus on the Family. Diaz is the coauthor of The Lowdown on Families Who Get High, 12 Steps to Self-Parenting, 12 Steps to Self-Parenting Workbook, and Breaking the Cycle of Addiction as well as numerous articles in magazines including Addiction Today, Counselor, and Recovery.
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