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Richard Taite Discusses Heroin and Ending Addiction For Good on Fox 11 Los Angeles


Richard Taite Discusses Heroin and Actor Cory Monteith on Fox 11 Los Angeles
Richard Taite Discusses Malibu Rehab Centers on Entertainment Tonight


Richard Taite Discusses Malibu Rehab Centers on KPCC, Southern California NPR


Cliffside Malibu’s Dr. Damon Raskin on “Good Morning America” discussing Amanda Bynes

Good Morning America: Malibu Treatment Facilities, Cliffside Malibu

Cliffside Malibu on The Today Show

Cliffside Malibu Dr Damon Raskin on Katie Couric

Death Of Robin Williams Raises Awareness Of Depression

KTLA segment on Prescription Drug Abuse featuring Cliffside Malibu

Richard Taite on FOX11 Ending Addiction for Good

CBS This Morning Segment on Miley Cyrus, with Cliffside Malibu Comments

FOX 11 Report Drugs in Family Programming with Cliffside Malibu Executives

FOX 11 Report Drugs in Family Programming with Cliffside Malibu Executives

FOX 11 Cory Montieth Heroin OD, Cliffside Malibu

Richard Taite on TMZ – Ending Addiction For Good in VMA Gift Bags

Dr. Damon Raskin on Entertainment Tonight about Bon Jovi’s Daughter

Cliffside Malibu Drug & Alcohol Rehab

Saturday Morning CEO: Guest – Richard Taite

Dr. Raskin on ABC News Tribute to ‘Glee’ Star Corey Montieth

Dr Damon Raskin, Cliffside Malibu, Comments on OMG! Insider about Amanda Bynes

Dr Damon Raskin on Nightline on Angus T Jones

Dr Damon Raskin Comments on Kerry Kennedy’s Arrest After a Car Accident ABC News

Academic Presentations


The International Neuropsychological Society
Will hold its mid-year meeting in Jerusalem, Israel. The conference will bring neuropsychologists from around the world together to discuss brain-behavior relationships. The theme of the meeting is “Neuropsychology from Lab to Rehab” and will reflect a broad range of scientific work from neuropsychology and other related disciplines. Dr. Scharff will speak on the subject “Addiction, Neuroscience, and Psychology: Transdisciplinary Approaches Creating Breakthroughs in Addiction Recovery.”

The 7th World Congress For Psychotherapy
The 7th World Congress for Psychotherapy will take place August 25-29 in Durban, South Africa.  Dr. Scharff will speak on the topic of The Neuroscience of Addiction Recovery: Creating A “Recovery Feedback Loop”.

Canadian Conference on Positive Psychology
The conference will bring to Ottawa, Canada, internationally-renowned researchers in positive psychology, positive psychology practitioners, clinicians, educators and teachers, business consultants, and coaches from around the world. Dr. Scharff spoke on the topic, “From despondency to hope: Ending addiction for good using a positive psychological approach.”

The Jewish Theological Seminary
Dr. Scharff shares her insights about addiction and recovery with rabbinical students and faculty of the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York. The Jewish Theological Seminary of America is a preeminent institution of Jewish higher education that integrates rigorous academic scholarship and teaching with a commitment to strengthening Jewish tradition, Jewish lives and Jewish communities. Dr. Scharff helps spiritual leaders learn to identify addiction and counsel those in need of help toward available resources.

The International Conference of the Association of Psychology and Psychiatry
This conference for Adults and Children was held in Athens, Greece. Dr. Scharff spoke on the topic: Overcoming Addiction: Practical Applications of Recent Advances in Neuroscience, Psychology and Complementary Medicine. (Part 1Part 2)

The Southwest Symposium: Integrative Medicine Conference
This conference brings together practitioners, educators, and other healthcare professionals in the fields of acupuncture, gi gong, nursing, and massage therapy. “The Heart of the Medicine” was the conference theme for 2014; Dr. Scharff spoke on the psychological healing that is needed for addicts to prevent relapse.

Being Deliberately with Beth Dolan
Weekly podcast featuring stories of inspired people doing extraordinary acts of love, kindness and compassion and in the process inspiring others to do the same. Dr. Constance Scharff will be the featured guest. Recorded December 22, 2013.

 “Creating Hope: The Key to Effective Addiction Treatment”
Constance Scharff, PhD, presented a keynote address at the 2nd International Conference and Exhibition on Addiction Research & Therapy (July 22-24, 2013) in Las Vegas, Nevada. Her address, presented to many of the world’s leading addiction researchers from research hospitals and universities in North America, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, and Africa, was titled, “Creating Hope: The Key to Effective Addiction Treatment.” Her talk focused on the ways we can encourage and support those we treat to embolden them to have the resolve and fortitude to recover.

“Developing Holistic, Integrated Approaches to Addiction Treatment”
The International Congress on Naturopathic Medicine (July 7-9, 2013), in Paris, France, is the premier international conference for the most influential and inspiring complementary medicine practitioners and healthcare professionals who are dedicated to improving patient care. Constance Scharff, PhD, will present, “Developing Holistic, Integrated Approaches to Addiction Treatment That Create Lasting Recovery,” a presentation in which she will discuss how complimentary medical therapies help to create lasting addiction recovery.

“The Brain and Addiction Recovery: Applying Neuroscience to Addiction Treatment Produces Successful Recovery”
Addiction is increasingly being understood as a behavioral disorder that affects brain function. To speak to the powerful impact of various interventions on addiction and the roles neuroplasticity and cognitive modifiability play in addiction recovery, Constance Scharff, PhD gives a presentation at the The Jerusalem International Conference on Neuroplasticity and Cognitive Modifiability (June 2-5, 2013), in Jerusalem, Israel.

Constance Scharff, PhD, speaks at the International Academic Forum on Ending Addiction for Good 
IAFOR (International Academic Forum) is a major Asian Think Tank founded in 2009 by a group of Asian, European and North American academics and business professionals. IAFOR is a mission driven organization dedicated to providing and promoting meaningful dialogue irrespective of international borders. It sponsors conferences where leading thinkers from around the world can engage in important conversations to improve life in each of our respective areas of expertise. Dr. Scharff participated with over 300 academics from around the world in the March 2013 conference on psychology and behavioral science in Osaka, Japan.

Constance Scharff, PhD, speaks at the California Institute of Integral Studies. 
The California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS) is a leading university in San Francisco, focused on providing education to graduate students that pushes the boundaries of conventional thought. Since its origins in the mid-20th century, CIIS has been committed to the exploration of the nature and potentials of human consciousness and transformation. Dr. Scharff is a graduate of this illustrious institution and returned to speak to students and alumnae from its psychology programs.