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.


Clinicians Blogs

Myth or Not?

Too many doctors worry about “those people” showing up in the waiting room. They don’t particularly want to be known as a resource for the addicted.

In the News: Death Penalty

It’s great for headlines but I hope we don’t dance too far down that particular garden path.

A New ADHD Epidemic?

Of course, if you work in addiction treatment, you probably see some of these same meds being abused by young adults, often beginning in college or grad school.