June 4, 2009 image capture of a two Facebook comments from graduates of the AARC rehabilitation program after legal protest at AARC fund raising event at Hyatt Regency Calgary. There are several more similar saved over a 10 day period. The same graduates that youth participates were put under their control.

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October 8, 2015

Jeremy Simes - Metro Calgary

Marijuana dependency increasingly concerning for Calgary youth rehab clinic
Researcher says marijuana dependency not as severe as some claim

metronews.ca/news/calgary/2015/10/08

 

CBC Fifth Estate broadcast Powerless in 2009.

Alberta Adolescent Recovery Centre ( AARC ) was shown to use very abusive tactics.

March 2009 Rachel Notley, then a Alberta NDP MLA demanded the provincial government launch an investigation of the controversial Alberta Adolescent Recovery Centre (AARC).

CBC News Posted: Feb 13, 2009
Alberta drug rehab centre abused us, former teen patients allege
Executive director calls them 'liars,' former patient denies abuses

 cbc.ca/news/canada/alberta-drug-rehab-centre-abused-us-former-teen-patients-allege