Resources for Patients & Families FAQs
There are folks who make the rounds, getting the same advice over and over, and never putting it into action.
It’s difficult to gab or text with your friends or play Candy Crush while you’re struggling to assume the yoga position.
Before trying to change behavior, we would be best served to listen to what their behavior is trying to teach us.
This is in part a course correction from the trend of several decades ago, when the emphasis was on cutting expenses in the naive belief all addicts could be successfully treated on an outpatient basis.
I compare it to finding someone lying on the sidewalk, helping them up, brushing them off, and pushing them down again.
There’s not a lot of disagreement about the potential for cannabis intoxication to impair driving performance, though without an accepted standard and a reliable roadside test, it’s not of much value in a courtroom.