Addiction Treatment

Medical Reviewer - Dr. Sarah Toler, DNP, CNM

Call 800-926-9037 to speak with an alcohol or drug abuse counselor. Who Answers?

Dr. Sarah Toler is a Certified Nurse Midwife and Doctor of Nursing Practice in Los Angeles. She is a graduate of Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing and completed her nurse midwife residency at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, Texas, before practicing at Lovers Lane Birth Center in Dallas. Dr. Toler specializes in women’s mental health, particularly perinatal and postpartum mood disorders including depression, anxiety, and obsessive-compulsive disorder. She also focuses on other reproductive mood disorders, including perimenopausal depression, premenstrual syndrome and premenstrual dysphoric disorder. Sarah’s professional intention is to improve access to behavioral health care for all underserved populations, especially women and girls. Evidence-based care drives her practice and philosophy, along with compassion and empathy for human struggles.

Dr. Toler is an advocate for perinatal mental health and an active champion for Postpartum Support International and 2020 Mom. Her doctorate answered questions regarding the gaps in postpartum mental health services. She is also a member of the American College of Nurse-Midwives. Together with the American Association of Birth Centers, she implemented a quality improvement program that provided access to screening and treatment referral for postpartum anxiety for women across the United States.

Before becoming a midwife and women’s health advocate, Sarah was a copywriter, content creator and creative director at several Dallas and New York-based advertising agencies. It was while creating content for the brands Tampax and Always that she discovered her love for bringing health and wellness solutions to women in need.

In addition to her work with perinatal mental health, Sarah is devoted to working with those living with substance use disorders, addictions, gender differences, trauma disorders, and significant transitions. She has received postgraduate training on working with transgender pregnant and parenting people and women living with HIV. She actively advocates to build postpartum support communities for all families and offers perinatal and postpartum consulting services to women at risk for postpartum mood disorders.

How Our Helpline Works

For those seeking addiction treatment for themselves or a loved one, the helpline is a private and convenient solution.

Calls to any general helpline (non-facility specific 1-8XX numbers) for your visit will be answered by American Addiction Centers (AAC).

We are standing by 24/7 to discuss your treatment options. Our representatives work solely for AAC and will discuss whether an AAC facility may be an option for you. Our helpline is offered at no cost to you and with no obligation to enter into treatment. Neither nor AAC receives any commission or other fee that is dependent upon which treatment provider a visitor may ultimately choose.

For more information on AAC’s commitment to ethical marketing and treatment practices, or to learn more about how to select a treatment provider, visit our About AAC page. If you wish to explore additional treatment options or connect with a specific rehab center, you can browse top-rated listings or visit SAMHSA.

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