SOURCE: Resurrection Health Care

Resurrection Health Care

January 25, 2012 11:50 ET

Chicago Magazine Once Again Ranked Daniel Angres, MD, Addiction Psychiatrist, as a Top Doctor -- One of Only Two Addiction Psychiatrists in Chicago Honored

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwire - Jan 25, 2012) - Resurrection Health Care (RHC) announced today that Daniel Angres, MD, an addiction psychiatrist and medical director of Resurrection Behavioral Health - Addiction Services, was once again one of only two psychiatrists included among Chicago Magazine's Top Doctors. Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., a health care research and information company, and America's trusted source for identifying top doctors for 20 years, prepared the Top Doctors list. This honor is bestowed following a rigorous, peer-reviewed process.

Dr. Angres specializes in treating high accountability professionals, including those in the healthcare, legal and business professions, and is the creator of Positive Sobriety. This approach, influenced by the positive psychology field, includes training addicts in mindfulness or "intentional awareness" through meditation and other methods while exploring motivations for use based on each patient's unique personality. He is widely published, and Positive Sobriety: A Comprehensive, Integrative and Evidence Based Approach to Addiction Treatment, will be released in spring 2012 as a treatment guide and workbook for patients and clinicians.

On a separate occasion, Dr. Angres was recently honored with the prestigious 2011 Patients' Choice Award for providing outstanding patient care. As a result, American Registry honored Dr. Angres by adding him to The Registry™ of Business Excellence.

"Dan is a caring, compassionate and accomplished provider, and we are not at all surprised that he continues to be honored with so many prestigious awards. We are proud to have him on our team," said Roberta Luskin-Hawk, M.D., executive vice president/CEO, Saint Joseph Hospital.

The Professionals Program can be contacted at 847-493-3500. To learn more about the program, please visit rbhaddiction.reshealth.org.

Dr. Daniel Angres has been involved in the field of addiction medicine since 1982 and created the Professionals Program, one of the first and largest treatment programs for professionals from the health and business community. Resurrection Behavioral Health - Addiction Services is part of Provena Health and Resurrection Health Care a new ministry of Catholic, not-for profit, healthcare services providing advanced medical care and exceptional service with compassion and hope. With locations in Chicago and its collar counties, as well as in East-Central Illinois, it is the largest Catholic health provider in Illinois. Visit www.provena.org and www.reshealth.org to learn more about these ministries.

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