Are Obesity and Addiction Invented Illnesses?

This month, the American Medical Association decided obesity is a disease, a decision that prompted some outcry from commenters who call both obesity and alcoholism invented illnesses.

Phoenix House Celebrates 45th Anniversary and Founder Dr. Mitch Rosenthal

Saturday, June 22nd, 2013 was an incredible evening for us all at Phoenix House as the sun set on Southampton and our supporters joined us at our annual Summer Party in the Hamptons, Triumph for Teens.

7-year-old Donates to Phoenix Houses of the Mid-Atlantic’s New DC Children and Family Program

7-year-old Adele donates her baby things to the inpatient recovering families at Phoenix Houses of the Mid-Atlantic’s Demeter House.

Phoenix House Welcomes Guests from Office of National Drug Control Policy

Phoenix Houses of the Mid-Atlantic welcomed some special guests from the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP). Two ONDCP staffers toured our programs and talked with clients and Phoenix House staff.

Phoenix Houses of Texas to hold Triumph for Teens Fundraising Luncheon–Save the Date!

Please join us in honoring Judge John C. Creuzot at Phoenix Houses of Texas’s annual Triumph for Teens Luncheon on May 10th at Brook Hollow Golf Club in Dallas.