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The Struggle to Maintain

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For many, only age and health issues, or an unanticipated dip in that protective tolerance, were enough to finally motivate them to seek help.


On Its Way (or Already Here): Hash Oil

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Its extra potency makes it attractive to someone looking to get high but tolerant to the effects of ordinary pot.


Marijuana in Relapse

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If you’ve been down that road, making repeated attempts to control use or to stop and stay stopped, only to fall fall flat, you should eventually realize that what works for others just doesn’t work for you


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Heroin in Vietnam

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Heroin is certainly an addictive substance, so why didn’t all the subjects continue using it?


Language and Labeling

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It’s the stigma that creates the distinction, not the distinction that creates the stigma.


The New Moralists

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“If you can’t measure something, you can’t do science with it, and in addictions, we just can’t measure things as well as we need to.”


Resources


The Struggle to Maintain

maint-pattern

For many, only age and health issues, or an unanticipated dip in that protective tolerance, were enough to finally motivate them to seek help.


On Its Way (or Already Here): Hash Oil

hash-oil

Its extra potency makes it attractive to someone looking to get high but tolerant to the effects of ordinary pot.


Case Study: Medical Pot

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Alcoholics have never had much success giving up drinking while using some other sedative. Often it results in a problem with the second substance.


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Clinician Blogs


Heroin in Vietnam

viet-heroin

Heroin is certainly an addictive substance, so why didn’t all the subjects continue using it?


Language and Labeling

Mask with Bar code

It’s the stigma that creates the distinction, not the distinction that creates the stigma.


The New Moralists

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“If you can’t measure something, you can’t do science with it, and in addictions, we just can’t measure things as well as we need to.”


Resources


On Its Way (or Already Here): Hash Oil

hash-oil

Its extra potency makes it attractive to someone looking to get high but tolerant to the effects of ordinary pot.


Documenting Supervision

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Busy professionals, though, may rely on “taking notes,” and doing the more formal documentation “later, when there’s time.”


Professional Development Plan

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Clinicians who improve their skills produce better outcomes for the client.


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Programs Blogs


Heroin in Vietnam

viet-heroin

Heroin is certainly an addictive substance, so why didn’t all the subjects continue using it?


Language and Labeling

Mask with Bar code

It’s the stigma that creates the distinction, not the distinction that creates the stigma.


The New Moralists

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“If you can’t measure something, you can’t do science with it, and in addictions, we just can’t measure things as well as we need to.”



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The Struggle to Maintain

October 23, 2014 in Articles

maint-pattern

For many, only age and health issues, or an unanticipated dip in that protective tolerance, were enough to finally motivate them to seek help.


Heroin in Vietnam

October 20, 2014 in Thinking About Addiction

viet-heroin

Heroin is certainly an addictive substance, so why didn’t all the subjects continue using it?


Language and Labeling

October 16, 2014 in Thinking About Addiction

Mask with Bar code

It’s the stigma that creates the distinction, not the distinction that creates the stigma.


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