The future of mental healing is now!
We optimize recovery outcomes for people suffering from addiction & mental health issues via a unique telehealth platform founded on evidence-based medicine and integrative care. Meeting patients "where they are" on a daily basis leads to better care, better outcomes and improved cost efficiencies.
Provides the patient with daily task list, appointment calendar and progress to-date at a glance.
Appointments Via Video Conferencing
Patients have weekly sessions via video conferencing (Individual 1-1 Therapy, Group Therapy and Curriculum Study Groups). Patients also have access to a clinician 24/7.
"Life Map" Journaling
Patient makes daily journal entries based on doctor’s directives, and receives subsequent guidance.
Patients provide clinical team with daily input which allows for a personalized treatment plan.
Health Tracker Graphs
Patients can view weekly and monthly progress at a glance with their personalized symptom chart.
Instructional & Inspirational Videos
Patients have access to dozens of videos on heath and wellness from Dr. Raj.
Instructional & Inspirational Articles
Patients have access to dozens of articles on health and wellness from Dr. Raj.
Emotional & Social Competency Inventory (ESCI)
Patients take this important survey during the 12-week program and receive a full assessment and training in becoming more emotionally intelligent.
Group Fellowship Meetings
Patients participate in their weekly support group via video conferencing.
Weekly Study Guides & End-of-Week Quiz
Patients study a proven 12-week curriculum spanning a range of topics to understand addiction and learn how to manage it; and take a weekly quiz to assure retention of the material.
Our Clinical Team
Raj Juneja, M.D., M.S.
Medical Director & CEO
Manage Addiction Lifeline’s content, methodologies and protocols were created by Dr. Rajiv Juneja, M.D., M.S., who is triple board certified in adult psychiatry, integrative medicine and addiction medicine. Dr. Raj practices in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and California. Dr. Raj is Chairman of the Ocean County Opioid Task Force in New Jersey, dedicated to reducing the impact of addiction in youth, in an area where opioid addiction is at an all-time high.
Dr. Raj's vast experience in psychiatry and addiction medicine, has given him the sound scientific and interpersonal framework for helping people to transcend their addictive behaviors. As a strong believer in Eastern approaches and natural medicine, he acquired additional training in those approaches, including an additional two year fellowship at the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine with one of the foremost integrative medicine physicians, Dr. Andrew Weil.
Maura Hines, M.S.W., L.C.S.W.
Maura earned her BSW at Bloomsburg University, and a Masters of Social Work from Yeshiva University. She has been Clinical Director for the Manage Addiction Lifeline since its inception in 2015. She has a long and vast experience in the field of addiction, in both inpatient and outpatient settings. She has also worked at Saint Barnabas Behavioral Health Center, an acute care facility providing inpatient, partial and intensive outpatient programs. Maura has also served as a Social Worker for Children’s Specialized Hospital, working with medically fragile children and their families.
Evangeline Croix, M.S.W., L.C.S.W.
Evangeline is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has worked in the field of addictions for over a decade as both a Clinician and a Clinical Supervisor. She works with children, adolescent, families and couples in addition to the LGBTQ population. She received her Masters Degree from Rutgers University where she majored in Social Work and minored in Drug and Alcohol Studies. Evangeline’s work with addictions has been with clients in both outpatient and inpatient settings. She has worked on Multi-disciplinary teams to provide clients/patients with the appropriate level of care along with creating treatment plans specific to the needs of the client/patients. Evangeline is a Certified School Social Worker and is pending certification in Sex Therapy.
Jayne Licata, L.C.A.D.C., L.C.S.W.
Jayne received her Master's degree in Clinical Social Work and Addiction Studies from Monmouth University. She is both a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and Licensed Clinical Drug and Alcohol Counselor (LCADC). She has over ten years of experience in substance abuse and mental health treatment, working with both adults and adolescents. She has worked in long-term residential facilities for addiction and detoxification for adults. Ms. Licata is experienced in pharmacology management, monitoring patient response to medication and coordinating patient care with clinical treatment teams, including physicians, nursing staff and psychiatrists in addition to counseling family members to ensure continuing care. She is an experienced Outpatient Clinical Supervisor, focusing on relapse prevention, life skills and cognitive behavioral therapy, with an emphasis on long-term treatment planning to ensure continued sobriety as patients develop a meaningful, purpose-driven life.
Christine Picascia, L.C.A.D.C., L.C.S.W.
Christine has her Masters in Social Work from Rutgers University and is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) as well as a Licensed Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LCADC). She also is a Certified School Social Worker. She works with children, adolescents, and adults. She has worked in the addiction field for years, both in an inpatient and outpatient setting and collaborated with psychiatrists and nurses in regard to patient care. She is trained in assessing patients for the proper level of care to make sure they get the help they need. She has worked in both group and individual settings and has provided family therapy.
Opioid Epidemic Statistics
The facts are shocking. The pain and suffering is real. We are committed to affect positive change - now.
U.S. = 80% of world consumption
Death By Overdose
1,000 Emergency Room patients daily
Within 90 days of treatment
Treatment costs vs non-abusers
* 2015 United States Opioid Epidemic Statistics
Conventional rehab care is not cutting it. We need to change the paradigm and give all of these stakeholders a lifeline to a more advanced, evidence-based treatment protocol for the disease, that addiction is, … and that delivers better outcomes and cost-efficiency.
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Oriah Behavioral Health is committed to saving lives and improving quality of life for patients suffering from addiction and psychological health disorders - by deploying advanced, evidence-based protocols via remote patient treatment platform technologies.