Pasadena, California (PRWEB) May 13, 2014
Pasadena Recovery Center is pleased to welcome the renowned physician Dr. Harry Haroutunian to their groundbreaking speaker series on Wednesday May 14th at 12pm. He is one of the leading speakers on the topic of alcohol and drug addiction with the ability to shed light on the perils of the disease as well as the specific effects it may have on the performance and functionality of the brain.
As the author of multiple best selling books on the recovery experience as well as his highly respected position as the Physician Director at the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation, Dr. Harry Haroutunian will prove to be an informative speaker that cannot be missed. Michael Bloom, CEO of Pasadena Recovery Center will be introducing Dr. Haroutunian, and following the talk there will be an opportunity for the audience to ask questions.
"We are honored to have Dr. Harry Haroutunian as our featured guest for this month's speaker series," said Bloom.
Pasadena Recovery Center Speaker Series hosts amazing authors, entrepreneurs, celebrities, and experts to talk about their personal experiences with addiction and the way it has affected both themselves and the people around them.
Dr. Harry Haroutunian is known by all his patients as “Dr. Harry” he is an internationally known speaker on topics of the addiction field. He has developed the “Recovery 101” lecture series on topics of Addiction Medicine, Recovery Issues, Communication Skills and Relapse Prevention. As Physician Director of the Betty Ford Center, Dr. Haroutunian has contributed to the development of a variety of programs, including the Extended Care Program the licensed Professional Program and the Clinical Diagnostic Evaluation Program. He is the author of “ Being Sober: A Step-by-Step Guide to Getting To, Getting Through and Living in Recovery” and collaborated with Dr. Louis Teresi author of “Hijacking the Brain: How Drug and Alcohol Addiction Hijacks our Brains- The Science Behind Twelve- Step Recovery.”
Padadena Recovery Center: Located in the charming historic district of Pasadena, the Pasadena Recovery Center was co-founded in 2000 by renowned psychiatrist Dr. Lee Bloom, his daughter Alison Triessl, and his son Michael Bloom. The 98-bed drug and alcohol treatment center is nationally known for its 12-step based comprehensive treatment program and highly skilled, licensed and certified staff. Pasadena Recovery Center is dedicated to providing compassionate, comprehensive care to those suffering from chemical dependency and is proud to offer lifesaving and life-changing treatment at an affordable cost. The Pasadena Recovery Center’s goal is to reintroduce sober individuals into society with the skills necessary to lead meaningful, productive lives.