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In the News: A Truly Costly Epidemic

In this most recent example, the funds aren’t there. No new money attached.


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.


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Families Blogs


In the News: Drug War Reboot?

…if this type of strategy didn’t succeed 30 years ago, what makes us think it’ll be a success this time around?


More on Medicaid Requirements

When they get sick with diseases related to substance use, they’ll avoid going to the doctor or hospital, until their illness is advanced and more extensive and expensive care is involved.


In the News: Polypharmacy and Tom Petty

It’s the result of a problem in medicine that’s been going on since before I ever started working in the field. The drugs have changed, but the results haven’t.


Resources


In the News: A Truly Costly Epidemic

In this most recent example, the funds aren’t there. No new money attached.


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


In the News: Drug War Reboot?

…if this type of strategy didn’t succeed 30 years ago, what makes us think it’ll be a success this time around?


More on Medicaid Requirements

When they get sick with diseases related to substance use, they’ll avoid going to the doctor or hospital, until their illness is advanced and more extensive and expensive care is involved.


In the News: Polypharmacy and Tom Petty

It’s the result of a problem in medicine that’s been going on since before I ever started working in the field. The drugs have changed, but the results haven’t.


Resources


In the News: A Truly Costly Epidemic

In this most recent example, the funds aren’t there. No new money attached.


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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Programs Blogs


In the News: Drug War Reboot?

…if this type of strategy didn’t succeed 30 years ago, what makes us think it’ll be a success this time around?


More on Medicaid Requirements

When they get sick with diseases related to substance use, they’ll avoid going to the doctor or hospital, until their illness is advanced and more extensive and expensive care is involved.


In the News: Polypharmacy and Tom Petty

It’s the result of a problem in medicine that’s been going on since before I ever started working in the field. The drugs have changed, but the results haven’t.



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In the News: Drug War Reboot?

February 19, 2018 in Thinking About Addiction

…if this type of strategy didn’t succeed 30 years ago, what makes us think it’ll be a success this time around?


More on Medicaid Requirements

February 15, 2018 in Thinking About Addiction

When they get sick with diseases related to substance use, they’ll avoid going to the doctor or hospital, until their illness is advanced and more extensive and expensive care is involved.


In the News: Polypharmacy and Tom Petty

February 12, 2018 in Thinking About Addiction

It’s the result of a problem in medicine that’s been going on since before I ever started working in the field. The drugs have changed, but the results haven’t.


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