Behavioral Health & Substance Abuse Network, Inc

Founded 2000 • Angie's List since March 2010

F Rated | 1 Review


Behavioral Health and Substance Abuse Network, Inc (BHSAN) is an independent psychotherapy practice owned and operated by Ben Swain, LICSW, LCSW-C, CADC II and Barbara Mitchell-Swain. BHSAN provides therapy to individuals, families, and groups, and assists them in coping with social, emotional, psychological, and behavioral issues. We specialize in substance abuse and alcohol abuse problems as well as co-dependency issues. Our mission is to empower individuals to gain control over their lives, free from alcohol and other drugs, by providing quality mental health care, upholding confidentiality and privacy, valuing your right to be treated with dignity and respect, free from judgment and blame. Mr. Swain is a licensed independent clinical social worker with more than ten years experience working with diverse populations in a variety of modalities and settings, both in the public and private sectors. Mr. Swain’s extensive training in child welfare, childhood and adult trauma, and cultural competency, highlights his unique eclectic approach to helping those in need. Additionally, Mr. Swain is a professional substance abuse and alcohol abuse counselor, and holds a nationally recognized Advanced Level II license, and is certified to provide treatment to those suffering with alcohol and substance abuse problems. ...

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A complete waste of time, well-being and to a lesser degree money. My first concern was the location of the office. It is located in a rather questionable section of Washington, DC with respect to crime and is situated off the main street down an alley behind a Public Storage facility. The adjacent offices belonged to organizations that dealt with ex-offender services. As an Attorney and an ex-Pol...

I was introduced to so-called "Cognitive Behavior Therapy", which really amounted to no more than responding to questions and scenarios provided on standardized industry forms. They were over generalized to the point that they were meaningless and useless.

CATEGORY psychologist,personal counseling,addiction counseling,marriage counseling

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Social, emotional, psychological, behavioral issues, substance abuse & alcohol abuse.

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