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Addiction Recovery News 06/2008




Smoltz makes final rehab outing (MLB.com)
Smoltz makes final rehab outing

Aerosmith frontman Tyler goes to rehab for ‘quiet environment’ (The New Sabah Times)
Steven Tyler checked into a rehab facility in search of a “safe environment” to recover from several foot surgeries and physical therapy, the Aerosmith frontman said in a statement Thursday.

Drug court treats family (The News-Herald)
Juveniles struggling with drug addiction now have alternatives to incarceration

Amy Winehouse Late for First Post-Rehab Concert (ABC News)
Amy Winehouse turns up late to Lisbon music festival for her first post-rehab concert

Schmidt makes progress in rehab start (MLB.com)
Schmidt makes progress in rehab start

Tyler in rehab for his feet (Vancouver Province)
Steven Tyler went to rehab to recover from foot surgery.

Aerosmith Rehab Explained (antiMUSIC)
A top story from this week. Rocker Steven Tyler just issued a statement to TMZ about his recent stint in rehab.

Amy Winehouse late for first post-rehab concert (Muzi)
LISBON, Portugal (AP) -- Amy Winehouse showed up late for her first concert since leaving rehab, giving an underwhelming performance in front of 90,000 people Friday at a Lisbon music festival.

Study: Drug courts could reduce U.S. prison population (Park Hills Daily Journal)
ST. LOUIS (AP) — It would cost the United States $14 billion to create a national network of drug courts to steer criminals into addiction treatment rather than prison. But the investment could ultimately save the public $46 billion over the long run, according to a new study released here Friday.

Cardinals hurlers continue rehab (MLB.com)
Cardinals hurlers continue rehab

N.Y. court gives veterans chance to straighten out (USA Today)
Judge Robert Russell, who created Buffalo's drug treatment court in 1995 and mental health treatment court in 2003, started holding sessions in January in what is, according to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the National Drug Court Institute, the nation's first veterans treatment court.

Schmidt injures calf in rehab start (MLB.com)
Schmidt injures calf in rehab start

Padres' Hampson rehab assignment makes ex-Tigers teammates (The Telegraph)
LAKE ELSINORE, Calif. - San Diego Padres left-hander Justin Hampson's rehab assignment puts two former Edwardsville Tigers on the pitching staff of the Lake Elsinore Storm in Class A Advanced California League.

Dane County Day Report and Treatment Program aims to help nonviolent defendants with drug or alcohol problems (Wisconsin State Journal)
If you ask Matt Tuggle, he'll probably tell you he's feeling pretty good these days, and he plans to keep it that way. He'll tell you about the job he has in the kitchen of a local nursing home, the long hours he works and the baby he and his girlfriend have on the way. But about six months ago, it was a different story. Tuggle, 20, of DeForest, was struggling with an addiction to the powerful ...

NL NOTES: Dodgers' Furcal to begin rehab (Houston Chronicle)
Injured SS Rafael Furcal will begin a rehab assignment next week.

STEWART 'REHAB' CELEB (New York Post)
SEAN Stewart, the trou bled son of singer Rod Stewart, is the latest Beverly Hills brat to check into the second season of "Celebrity Rehab." Stewart will join a cast that reportedly includes Hollywood Madam Heidi Fleiss and rocker Sebastian Bach...

Amy Winehouse late, fidgety for post-rehab concert (AP via Yahoo! News)
Amy Winehouse, in her first concert since leaving rehab, showed up almost an hour late, appeared distracted and had visible cuts on her arm and a bandage on her hand.

Valley Forge Medical Center and Hospital to Become the First Addiction-Free Pain Management Center of Excellence on ... (PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance)
Valley Forge Medical Center and Hospital is the first facility on the East Coast to obtain the Addiction-Free Pain Management Center of Excellence provisional designation, providing cutting edge treatment for people suffering with chronic pain and prescription drug abuse.

Actress Tatum O'Neal freed after drug bust (AM New York)
Tatum O'Neal, who has publicly battled drug addiction, was released without bail Monday after her cocaine-possession arrest on the Lower East Side.

Actress Tatum O'Neal arrested on drug charge (Reuters via Yahoo! News)
Oscar-winner Tatum O'Neal, the former child actress who chronicled her struggles with addiction in a 2004 memoir, was arrested on suspicion of buying drugs on the streets of New York City on Sunday, police said on Monday.

Aerosmith Singer Says Rehab For Foot Pain (WCVB Boston)
Steven Tyler steps up with the reason he is in a rehab facility.

Study: Drug courts could reduce U.S. prison population (Park Hills Daily Journal)
ST. LOUIS (AP) — It would cost the United States $14 billion to create a national network of drug courts to steer criminals into addiction treatment rather than prison. But the investment could ultimately save the public $46 billion over the long run, according to a new study released here Friday.

Zumaya, Rodney to begin rehab stints tomorrow (Detroit Free Press)
Tigers relief pitchers Joel Zumaya and Fernando Rodney are both scheduled to begin rehab assignments in the minor leagues tomorrow.

Rodney, Zumaya start rehab Tuesday (MLB.com)
Rodney, Zumaya start rehab Tuesday

Amy Winehouse Late, Fidgety For Post-Rehab Concert (KDKA Pittsburgh)
Amy Winehouse, in her first concert since leaving rehab, showed up almost an hour late, appeared distracted and had visible cuts on her arm and a bandage on her hand. Her performance in front of 90,000 people, at an outdoor performance at a music festival in Lisbon, Portugal, was brief, clocking in at 55 minutes.

Tatum O'Neal released after NYC drug arrest (AP via Yahoo! News)
Tatum O'Neal, who has publicly battled drug addiction, was released without bail Monday after her cocaine-possession arrest in downtown Manhattan.

Alcoholism, Drug Abuse On the Rise Locally (St. Petersburg Times)
Experts have raised concerns over the alarming rate of alcoholism and drug addiction in St. Petersburg, citing a lack ofboth public awareness and official commitment as major hindrances in their fight against substance abuse.

Tatum O'Neal Released After NYC Drug Arrest (CBS 13 Sacramento)
Tatum O'Neal, who has publicly battled drug addiction, was released without bail Monday after her cocaine-possession arrest in downtown Manhattan. The Oscar-winning actress, 44, looked tired but said nothing as she was arraigned in Manhattan Criminal Court on a misdemeanor charge of possession of a controlled substance.

Tatum O'Neal arrested on drug charge (Reuters via Yahoo! News)
Oscar-winner Tatum O'Neal, the former child actress who chronicled her struggles with addiction in a 2004 memoir, has been arrested on suspicion of buying drugs on the streets of New York City.

Tatum O'Neal released after drug arrest (Otago Daily Times)
Oscar-winning actress Tatum O'Neal, who has publicly battled drug addiction, was released without bail Monday after her cocaine-possession arrest in downtown Manhattan.

Stewart's rehab to be televised (Splash via Yahoo!Xtra Entertainment)
Rod Stewart's troubled son Sean has gone into rehab - to be chronicled by a U.S. reality TV show.

Benson scratched from rehab start (Asbury Park Press)
Kris Benson was scratched from his rehab start for the Philadelphia Phillies' Class A affiliate Monday night because of tightness and soreness in his right biceps.

O'Neal faces drug rap (San Francisco Chronicle)
Tatum O'Neal, who has publicly battled drug addiction, was released without bail Monday after a cocaine-possession arrest in downtown Manhattan. The Oscar-winning actress entered no plea. According to a court complaint, police found two bags of cocaine in...

Doumit to begin rehab stint in Double-A (MLB.com)
Doumit taking rehab stint in Altoona

G & G Holistic Addiction Treatment Program Announces an 84% Overall Program Success Rate for 2007 (PRWeb)
G & G Holistic Addiction Treatment, Inc., announces an 84% overall program success rate for 2007. Specializing in treating clients diagnosed with both substance abuse disorders and co-occurring mental health disorders, commonly referred to as "dually diagnosed", these individuals present a unique set of challenges to drug and alcohol rehabilitation and treatment centers. (PRWeb Jun 3, 2008) ...

O'Neal faces drug rap (San Francisco Chronicle)
Tatum O'Neal, who has publicly battled drug addiction, was released without bail Monday after a cocaine-possession arrest in downtown Manhattan. The Oscar-winning actress entered no plea. According to a court complaint, police found two bags of cocaine in...

Hawpe pain-free in rehab start (MLB.com)
Hawpe pain-free in rehab start

TV actress walks after drug arrest (Fort Wayne Journal Gazette)
Tatum O’Neal, who has publicly battled drug addiction, was released without bail Monday after her cocaine-possession arrest in Manhattan, N.Y.

Actress Tatum O'Neal freed after drug bust (Orlando Sentinel)
Tatum O'Neal, who has publicly battled drug addiction, was released without bail Monday after her cocaine-possession arrest on the Lower East Side.

Tatum O'Neal Released After NYC Drug Arrest (CBS 3 Philadelphia)
Tatum O'Neal, who has publicly battled drug addiction, was released without bail Monday after her cocaine-possession arrest in downtown Manhattan. The Oscar-winning actress, 44, looked tired but said nothing as she was arraigned in Manhattan Criminal Court on a misdemeanor charge of possession of a controlled substance.

Tatum O'Neal Released After NYC Drug Arrest (CBS4 Miami)
Tatum O'Neal, who has publicly battled drug addiction, was released without bail Monday after her cocaine-possession arrest in downtown Manhattan. The Oscar-winning actress, 44, looked tired but said nothing as she was arraigned in Manhattan Criminal Court on a misdemeanor charge of possession of a controlled substance.

O'Neal to go to rehab (world entertainment news via Yahoo! UK & Ireland News)
Oscar-winning actress Tatum O'Neal is set to enter rehab - after turning down a judge's recommendation she attend drug counseling.

Drug treatment instead of prison (The Daily World)
An Aberdeen man dodged prison Monday when he received a drug treatment sentence from Superior Court Judge Mark McCauley, who emphasized the importance of beating addiction.

Jackass - Steve-o To Enrol In Rehab To Avoid Jail (ContactMusic)
JACKASS star STEVE-O is heading to rehab after reaching a deal with prosecutors and pleading guilty to felony drug charges. The troubled 33-year-old - real name ...

Another Celebrity Rehab for ex-Idol Jessica Sierra? (St. Petersburg Times)
TAMPA -- Ex-American Idol finalist Jessica Sierra wants to do another round of VH1 Celebrity Rehab, her lawyer says. But there is one problem. A Hillsborough judge ordered her to stay away from cameras and microphones during her year at...

Steven Tyler goes to rehab for 'quiet environment' (Lexington Herald-Leader)
Steven Tyler checked into a rehab facility in search of a "safe environment" to recover from several foot surgeries and physical therapy, the Aerosmith frontman said in a statement Thursday. Tyler said the surgeries were to correct long-time foot injuries resulting from his physical performances as the singer for the blues-rock band. "The doctors told me the pain in my feet could be ...

Amy Winehouse late, fidgety for post-rehab concert (Lexington Herald-Leader)
Amy Winehouse, in her first concert since leaving rehab, showed up almost an hour late, appeared distracted and had visible cuts on her arm and a bandage on her hand. Her performance in front of 90,000 people, at an outdoor performance at a music festival in Lisbon, Portugal, was brief, clocking in at 55 minutes. At least she apologized. "Hey Lisbon," Winehouse told the crowd, which ...

Posada happy with rehab performance (MLB.com)
Posada happy with rehab performance

Kennedy makes step in rehab (MLB.com)
Kennedy makes step in rehab

Zumaya sharp in first rehab outing (MLB.com)
Zumaya sharp in first rehab outing




Last Modified: 06/2008