'...It's easy for an alcohol treatment clinic to pay lip service to the importance of holistic recovery. It's harder, however, for that institution to actually live up to its own promises. The unfortunate truth is that many of the most "exclusive" alcohol treatment facilities fall far short of the claims they make in their advertising brochures. Unsurprisingly, the clients who trust their health to these facilities can't expect to stay sober over the long run.
Cliffside administrators, for their part, insist that that sort of failure is unacceptable...(more)'