SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., June 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Tonmoy Sharma, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Sovereign Health Group, gave an impactful presentation on cognitive deficits in addiction and mental health to a sold-out crowd in Costa Mesa, California. The event, which took place at the Center Club on Tuesday, May 31, drew a crowd of over 100 behavioral health treatment professionals.
Entitled "Un-frying the Neurons: Reversing Cognitive Deficits in Addiction Treatment and Mental Health," Dr. Sharma's presentation explored how the proactive application of cognitive remediation methodologies can be valuable tools in reversing the deficits left behind by the use of harmful substances and can also improve cognitive deficits caused by mental illnesses.
"Dr. Sharma's presentation helps to examine the influence illicit drugs and alcohol have on the pathogenesis of disease severity and cognitive deficits, along with the potential benefits of certain treatments, such as cognitive remediation, on reversing these deficits," said Ashish "Ash" Bhatt, M.D., Sovereign Health Group's Chief Medical Officer. "We're excited that Dr. Sharma gave this presentation to members of the behavioral health treatment community."
Dr. Sharma has been recognized with numerous awards, honors and grants for his work in advancing mental health and its treatments in the U.S., Europe and Southeast Asia. In 2009, Dr. Sharma helped to found the Sovereign Health Group, one of the country's leading behavioral health treatment companies, which now operates nine treatment facilities throughout the United States. For more information about Dr. Tonmoy Sharma, click HERE for the Clinical Neuroscience Research Centre.
About Sovereign Health Group
The Sovereign Health Group's mission has been to provide a broad spectrum of high-quality behavioral health treatment services for adults and adolescents, including support services for family members. One factor that differentiates Sovereign from other treatment providers has been the company's ability to offer separate mental health and addiction or dual diagnosis treatment programs at its facilities. For more information, visit www.sovhealth.com.
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