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Relapse is Not Failure

I felt detached from life and the people around me. I felt like a failure, but I had no other choice but to get back on my feet and try again.


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.


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Families Blogs


Anonymity Dilemma

…struggles can actually serve as a disincentive to someone who knows you and is now beginning to peer uncertainly up their own long and bumpy road of life change.


America’s Drug Epidemic History

But the repair isn’t cheap, and the outcomes require some patience. And that’s why efforts often fail. America gives up too early. 


Cancer, Cannabis, and the FDA

The issue isn’t about getting stoned. It’s about whether the product is actually benefiting the customer who purchased it.


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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


Anonymity Dilemma

…struggles can actually serve as a disincentive to someone who knows you and is now beginning to peer uncertainly up their own long and bumpy road of life change.


America’s Drug Epidemic History

But the repair isn’t cheap, and the outcomes require some patience. And that’s why efforts often fail. America gives up too early. 


Cancer, Cannabis, and the FDA

The issue isn’t about getting stoned. It’s about whether the product is actually benefiting the customer who purchased it.


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


Cancer, Cannabis, and the FDA

The issue isn’t about getting stoned. It’s about whether the product is actually benefiting the customer who purchased it.


In The News: 56 Recommendations and Nothing On

When he speaks, he reminds me of others I’ve known who come from families that fought and lost a battle with addictive disease.


When It’s Just Business

I know how often the quest for business success has in the past overtaken and even overwhelmed the quest to deliver good services.



Newest Resources


Anonymity Dilemma

November 23, 2017 in How to Talk so an Addict Will Listen (families)

…struggles can actually serve as a disincentive to someone who knows you and is now beginning to peer uncertainly up their own long and bumpy road of life change.


America’s Drug Epidemic History

November 20, 2017 in Thinking About Addiction

But the repair isn’t cheap, and the outcomes require some patience. And that’s why efforts often fail. America gives up too early. 


Cancer, Cannabis, and the FDA

November 16, 2017 in Thinking About Addiction

The issue isn’t about getting stoned. It’s about whether the product is actually benefiting the customer who purchased it.


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