NCADD President and CEO Quoted in

alcoholismRobert Lindsey, NCADD president and CEO was recently quoted in an article that appeared on

In the article, titled "Will Obamacare improve alcoholism treatment?" Mr. Lindsey noted that "AA and similar programs work well for some alcoholics, but many need professional treatment and ongoing care to beat the disease."
According to Lindsey, "Things are expected to improve under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare. The act, which takes full effect in 2014, will expand access to alcoholism treatment, putting it on a par with treatment for other physical illnesses."

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