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Review for Nirvana Alcohol & Drug Treatment, Modesto, CA, USA

Rating: 1 stars  

I have person experience with this non-profit. Started by a coupe who's son who took his life due to addiction. Nirvana was started in is memory. After 8 years due to overwork and stress the wife had a breakdown and relapsed after 26 years of sobriety. She was thrown out like a sack of garbage. Rumors were smeared that it was due to embezzlement even though she was to receive 2 years of back pay (prevailing wage) because they both worked for free the first 2 years. The new Director is a second striker who actually stole monies from the company and was given a chance. The directors didn't want to see him get 25-year to life. He has crossed sexual boundaries with female clients. Now he is running Nirvana with one years education. Great choice for leadership/ I would mot sent my dog there for treatment. Someday the truth will all come spilling out and Nirvana will face another leadership crisis.

How does this organization compare with others in the same sector?

Somewhat badly

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