Resources


The Advice Trap

There are folks who make the rounds, getting the same advice over and over, and never putting it into action.


Running for Recovery

It’s difficult to gab or text with your friends or play Candy Crush while you’re struggling to assume the yoga position.


The Journey of the Heroic Parent

Before trying to change behavior, we would be best served to listen to what their behavior is trying to teach us.


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Families Blogs


Can Legal Cannabis Fix Vaping Illness?

Legalization solves problems related to the legal status of a drug, but has far less impact on the problems related to the nature of the substance itself.


Stemming the Tide: Vaping

JUUL’s parent company has replaced the JUUL CEO with somebody from the tobacco industry.


Drugstore Cowboy

still from the film showing title character in a bathroom with blood on his face

As soon as they were feeling better, the guys would gather in the lounge to swap stories of high-level burglaries and shoplifting expeditions on a grand scale.


Resources


Trauma and Memory

In fact, it’s often difficult to convince the trauma patient to seek treatment, in part because of fear of having to re-experience the event.


Crime- the Lifestyle

Young man wearing handcuffs, sitting back againts a wall, looking angry.

That’s why drug treatment may reduce crime, but doesn’t always eliminate it.


Mandated vs. Voluntary Treatment

I suspect that the methodology for measuring success was far too narrow. Focused entirely on crime, they missed a host of other gains from participation in treatment.


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Clinician Blogs


Can Legal Cannabis Fix Vaping Illness?

Legalization solves problems related to the legal status of a drug, but has far less impact on the problems related to the nature of the substance itself.


Stemming the Tide: Vaping

JUUL’s parent company has replaced the JUUL CEO with somebody from the tobacco industry.


Drugstore Cowboy

still from the film showing title character in a bathroom with blood on his face

As soon as they were feeling better, the guys would gather in the lounge to swap stories of high-level burglaries and shoplifting expeditions on a grand scale.


Resources


Trauma and Memory

In fact, it’s often difficult to convince the trauma patient to seek treatment, in part because of fear of having to re-experience the event.


Crime- the Lifestyle

Young man wearing handcuffs, sitting back againts a wall, looking angry.

That’s why drug treatment may reduce crime, but doesn’t always eliminate it.


Mandated vs. Voluntary Treatment

I suspect that the methodology for measuring success was far too narrow. Focused entirely on crime, they missed a host of other gains from participation in treatment.


Social


Programs Blogs


Can Legal Cannabis Fix Vaping Illness?

Legalization solves problems related to the legal status of a drug, but has far less impact on the problems related to the nature of the substance itself.


Stemming the Tide: Vaping

JUUL’s parent company has replaced the JUUL CEO with somebody from the tobacco industry.


Drugstore Cowboy

still from the film showing title character in a bathroom with blood on his face

As soon as they were feeling better, the guys would gather in the lounge to swap stories of high-level burglaries and shoplifting expeditions on a grand scale.



Newest Resources


Running, But Not on Empty

November 14, 2019 in People in Recovery, Recovery

I might have attributed it to the fabled ‘runner’s high’ had I not met so many dedicated runners who denied experiencing one–


Hiring the Right People

November 11, 2019 in Programs

They sought a trust relationship with the rehab– one that would continue through future referrals as well as the current one.


Can Legal Cannabis Fix Vaping Illness?

November 7, 2019 in Public Health, Thinking About Addiction

Legalization solves problems related to the legal status of a drug, but has far less impact on the problems related to the nature of the substance itself.


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