As more Sound clients migrate out of the central Puget Sound area, Sound is making moves of its own. In spring of this year, Sound will open its 15th location, in the Kent business district, to ensure that clients who live in the area can more easily access the care they need.
The behavioral health community has lost a titan. Robert “Dr. Bob” Houk, MD, longtime medical director at Sound, and a pioneer in behavioral health’s formative years, passed away on December 6, 2018. He was 81 years old. A memorial service is hoped for in January, 2019.
Did you know that addiction to drugs or alcohol is a mental illness? Substance use disorder changes normal desires and priorities.
For Sound clients Shawn Babineau and Tai Powell, every day is a brings blessings, and an opportunity to prove that recovery works and second chances are possible. But a just few years ago, things didn’t look so good for the couple, who have a young daughter.