Psychology Today 

"Best In Treatment"

Annual Professionals Referral Guide. 2 years in a row.

Psychology Today

Interviews Michael O'Neal-founder of The Shore & director of DayRise about his work.

Natural Awakenings

Magazine interviews

Michael O'Neal About his work

Texas Christian University:

"Renowned addiction specialist Michael O'Neal is appointed as research coordinator at Gateway Foundation for The Cognitive Mind Mapping project. We welcome Michael O'Neal to the project and look forward to his efforts on our behalf."

Midwestern State University Announces: 

"Michael O'Neal, LCDC the Executive Director of the Cottage Inc. treatment facility has been added to the Curriculum Advisory Board-Department of Social Sciences. Mr. O'Neal will be tasked with curriculum advisement for the new addiction counseling program scheduled for launch in the Fall 1999 semester. We are pleased and gratified for his assistance in this important project." 

From the Texas Commission on Alcohol & Drug Abuse 1999 Inspection report-The Cottage Inc.:

"The atmosphere is exceptionally warm & cheerful. Staff and clients have excellent rapport...the Executive Director, Michael O'Neal, LCDC is the visionary behind these developments."

Texas Rehabilitation Commission

Inspection Report 1998.

"We are pleased to report that for the 1st time, a facility that receives funding from our agency has earned a 100% compliance score on all requirements. Congratulations to Michael O'Neal & his exceptional staff at The Cottage Inc. for this remarkable finding,

The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations is pleased to announce: Summer Sky Treatment Center has become the 1st independent treatment center to receive the award for "Accredited With Commendation." Many factors went into the decision to award this honor. We would like to especially cite the unique family program developed and conducted by Michael O'Neal, LCDC. It's effective role in helping to start the healing process for all concerned, played an important role in our decision.