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.


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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Clinicians Blogs

Pharmacology to the Rescue?

As the old chief says in the movie Little Big Man: “Sometimes the magic works, sometimes it doesn’t.”


Birth of an Epidemic

We don’t have the option of simply forgoing the use of opioids in medicine because, frankly, we don’t have a viable alternative.


Compliance via Incentives

An important step that programs often skip: the collection of baseline data. Improvements are often incremental, and if you don’t know exactly where you started, it’s easy to miss them.