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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Clinicians Blogs

Alcohol Isn’t a Health Food

More likely the hope is to increase awareness of the risks, and encourage drinkers to limit consumption.


Cannabis Marketing

That’s not to say the perceptions of cannabis as health-improving aren’t important, but post-legalization, it’s mostly a marketing tool.


Pain Psychology

Perhaps more important, the patient could begin to resume a normal life.