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My Life in Recovery

They soon realize they need to learn how to stay sober, while also repairing relationships, restoring health, and picking up the pieces of a career.


“S/he Did it AGAIN?” Repeat DUI Offenders

A criminal defense attorney complained to me that his clients didn’t begin to take things seriously until the second or even third offense.


Perception or Deception?

The addicted brain is unable to accurately evaluate the situation.


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Families Blogs


In the News: The End of a Pill Mill

“If the patient takes them for other reasons, or even resells them on the street– well, nothing I can do about that. It’s the patient’s own fault.”


Chill Breathing

I felt better and according to science, made better decisions if I took a few moments to calm myself.


In the News: Hitler’s Heroin

That’s not so different from any number of celebrities who’ve died of accidental overdose in the years since the War ended.


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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.


My Life in Recovery

They soon realize they need to learn how to stay sober, while also repairing relationships, restoring health, and picking up the pieces of a career.


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Clinician Blogs


In the News: The End of a Pill Mill

“If the patient takes them for other reasons, or even resells them on the street– well, nothing I can do about that. It’s the patient’s own fault.”


In the News: Hitler’s Heroin

That’s not so different from any number of celebrities who’ve died of accidental overdose in the years since the War ended.


In the News: Lobbying for Meth Cooks

The FDA usually comes down on the side of protecting patient access, while the CDC favors greater restriction on availability.


Resources


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.


“S/he Did it AGAIN?” Repeat DUI Offenders

A criminal defense attorney complained to me that his clients didn’t begin to take things seriously until the second or even third offense.


Social


Programs Blogs


In the News: The End of a Pill Mill

“If the patient takes them for other reasons, or even resells them on the street– well, nothing I can do about that. It’s the patient’s own fault.”


In the News: Hitler’s Heroin

That’s not so different from any number of celebrities who’ve died of accidental overdose in the years since the War ended.


In the News: Lobbying for Meth Cooks

The FDA usually comes down on the side of protecting patient access, while the CDC favors greater restriction on availability.



Newest Resources


In the News: The End of a Pill Mill

April 24, 2017 in Thinking About Addiction

“If the patient takes them for other reasons, or even resells them on the street– well, nothing I can do about that. It’s the patient’s own fault.”


Chill Breathing

April 20, 2017 in How to Talk so an Addict Will Listen (families)

I felt better and according to science, made better decisions if I took a few moments to calm myself.


In the News: Hitler’s Heroin

April 17, 2017 in Thinking About Addiction

That’s not so different from any number of celebrities who’ve died of accidental overdose in the years since the War ended.


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