For the first time in nearly two decades, Crossroads Inc. will have a new executive director. After 18 years at the helm of Arizona’s preeminent drug and alcohol rehabilitation organization, Crossroads Executive Director Lee Pioske is retiring, and current Chief Compliance Officer Chris Riley has been selected to succeed his mentor of 16 [...]
Crossroads at Pure Heart was on a "Motivational Monday" segment on 3TV news. Crossroads at Pure Heart implements working out and wellness as a means to reduce cravings for substances and to build confidence.
Listen to Greg Halvorson talk to the KTAR radio morning news anchors about "Bogus Rehab Centers" which are taking advantage of addicts, especially the indigenous population. These facilities are charging insurance for services they are not providing and sometimes even getting the addicts drunk or high before having them sign legal papers. Listen [...]
Our very own clinical coordinator, Andrea Sierra, is now an animal assisted therapist. The clients of Flower participate in therapy classes with Sampson or "Sammy" the dog, who lives at Flower. Sammy is a rescue and an older dog. He is an absolute sweetheart and loves helping the clients, while participating in their treatment.
September 30th, 2021 was the day we'd all been waiting for at our Extension Women's Facility in Mesa. The opening of the new and improved Sammy's Room! This room will be a special place where moms can be reunited with their kids and spend invaluable relationship-building time together, as the moms work on their recovery. [...]
On Sunday, September 26th 2021, Hubbard Radio aired a very important interview between radio professional Kayla Mortellaro and Crossroads' CCO Christopher Riley. They speak on the current drug epidemic, what Crossroads does, and what someone needs to know if they want to get in for treatment. Give it a listen and send to a friend! [...]
Crossroads Arcadia Facility Coordinator Justin Lawson talks with ABC15 Arizona about the dangers of fentanyl
"Valley man shares recovery journey from addiction to fentanyl." By: Sonu Wasu Originally aired at 4:10 PM, Sep 08, 2021 PHOENIX — It is a drug that is 100 times stronger than morphine and 50 times stronger than heroin. In a medical setting, it is used in very small amounts to help treat pain, but [...]
By: Sonu Wasu Posted at 9:45 PM, Aug 20, 2021 and last updated 2:13 PM, Aug 21, 2021 A Valley business is working with a drug addiction treatment center to give recovering addicts a fresh start by deleting tattoos they no longer want to be associated with. The Delete Tattoo Removal and Medical Spa has [...]
This past Saturday August 14th, 2021 was National Tattoo Removal Day and the grand opening of Delete Tattoo Removal & Medical Salon in Chandler! In addition to the ceremonious ribbon cutting there were tours of the new [...]
Crossroads' Arcadia facility Program Coordinator Justin Lawson was interviewed morning for AZFamily's Drug Free Awareness Day. Justin shared his personal journey of addiction and the road to recovery through Crossroads. Justin spoke on the pervasiveness of the powerful and dangerous drug fentanyl, that is now rampant on Phoenix streets. Today almost 80% of Crossroads clients [...]