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Addiction Recovery News 03/2012




Ascend Recovery: A Cutting Edge, Comfortable, Cost Effective Addiction ...
Ascend Recovery: A Cutting Edge, Comfortable, Cost Effective Addiction ...

Ascend Recovery: A Cutting Edge, Comfortable, Cost Effective Addiction ...
Ascend Recovery: A Cutting Edge, Comfortable, Cost Effective Addiction ...

No methadone available for new PEI resident
A man who recently returned home to PEI, who had been receiving addiction treatment with methadone in Ontario, is finding it impossible to get the drug on the Island, and he is terrified of the coming withdrawal symptoms. 'I just keep getting the same ...

Redmond O'Neal pays $100000 rehab costs for sister Tatum's 'cocaine addiction ...
Redmond O'Neal pays $100000 rehab costs for sister Tatum's 'cocaine addiction ...

Addiction treatment providers could expand under Christie proposal
By Andrew Kitchenman Addiction treatment providers would see a major expansion in their services under a proposal by Gov. Chris Christie to require drug treatment for nonviolent drug-addicted offenders. Christie has proposed a $2.5 million program for ...

Tatum O'Neal: Addiction Relapse or Back Pain?
The site quoted an unnamed "insider" who claimed that O'Neal was at a facility that does not follow the 12-step model of addiction treatment and is thus in denial about the severity of her problem: "Tatum is refusing to embrace the 12-step AA model to ...

Few people tap into Kansas' fund for problem gamblers
The fund provides 12 counseling sessions for people diagnosed with a pathological gambling addiction. Treatment beyond that is available if mental health professionals deem it necessary for a client. Most people can enjoy the entertainment value of ...

Christie: Program stresses treatment, not jail
He made his comments after a tour of the Rescue Mission of Trenton, where residential addiction treatment is provided to homeless indigent clients. “I think we have to step up to the plate and admit in certain instances our efforts from a law ...

Sheila Raye Charles, daughter of Ray Charles, to share story, perform
Celebrate Recovery, a nationwide organization, is a support group similar to Alcoholics Anonymous or Narcotics Anonymous, but aids addiction recovery through Christian worship. On Monday, Sheila Charles will both speak and perform at the program ...

Village sets hearing on St. Joseph's rezoning
SARANAC LAKE - The village Board of Trustees will hold a public hearing March 13 on a local law that would rezone land owned by St. Joseph's Addiction Treatment and Recovery Centers for its proposed community residence for veterans suffering from ...

Coming Home: addiction
He is a psychiatrist and executive director of the Phoenix Centre for Children and Families in Pembroke, Ont. The centre provides mental health services to children and their families, including addiction treatment. Many of its clients are military ...

'White picket fence kid' and drug use
He conducts seminars for the Massachusetts Organization for Addiction Recovery and has spoken at the Spectrum Health Systems, a substance abuse treatment center in Westborough. He will speak in Hopkinton March 19. His parents often accompany him to ...

Denise Wilson's story
She graduated from an addiction recovery program and welcomed son Cody, now 6, and daughter Shaelene, now 5, home again the following January. "Thank God that my kids were taken," she said. "I wouldn't have been able to feel my heart, nor would I have ...

Healing Tree secures resources for addictions treatment
Healing Tree Addiction Treatment Solutions, Inc., a private, not-for-profit organization serving the population of the 13th Judicial District, has been busy securing resources for the treatment of those suffering from drug and alcohol addictions and ...

Health calendar: March 4
Faith Addiction Recovery: 6:30 pm Wednesdays. A faith-based program that offers group and individual counseling for anyone who is struggling with an addiction. Faith Baptist Church, 3600 Creighton Road. Details: 366-8866. » Food Addicts in Recovery ...

Meth's danger grows
Supplied photo by Indiana State Police Bryan Blakley, a former meth addict, now works with recovering drug addicts at Hope House Addiction Recovery Center in Richmond. / Palladium-Item photo by Steve Koger Q: There has been a rash of meth lab arrests ...

US expert speaks on NZ addiction treatment
He spoke mainly about the treatment method known as motivational interviewing, commonly used both in New Zealand and international addiction treatment. "Motivational interviewing acknowledges that behavioural change can only occur when a person truly ...

American expert speaks on NZ addiction treatment
He spoke mainly about the treatment method known as motivational interviewing, commonly used both in New Zealand and international addiction treatment. "Motivational interviewing acknowledges that behavioural change can only occur when a person truly ...

American expert to speak in Auckland on addiction treatment
He spoke mainly about the treatment method known as motivational interviewing, commonly used both in New Zealand and international addiction treatment. “Motivational interviewing acknowledges that behavioural change can only occur when a person truly ...

CEOs secret
The volatile market has had a particularly dangerous effect on his patients, says Fleming, who calls his consultancy, Grey Matters International, a “boutique executive addiction treatment firm.” “Especially [for] the financiers I work with, ...

Gambling addiction is a new problem for counties
It spent several years building up a system of private, certified, gambling addiction treatment providers whose client visits are now subsidized with state funds. When table games were legalized in January 2010, the Legislature doubled the amount of ...

Meth takes heavy toll on users
“It does something for people with this disease that it doesn't do for other people,” said Stacey Hauck, a Crawford County addiction treatment provider and former meth addict. “An addict feels euphoria.” The drug increases dopamine release in the brain ...

Kennesaw State to host addiction recovery seminar
KENNESAW, Ga. (WTW) — Kennesaw State University is hosting a national conference for college administrators on young adult addiction and recovery. The National Collegiate Recovery Conference is Wednesday through Friday at the suburban Atlanta ...

According to Mountainside Drug Rehab and Alcohol Treatment Center, Marijuana ...
According to Mountainside Drug Rehab and Alcohol Treatment Center, Marijuana ...

Kennesaw State to host addiction recovery seminar
By: | AP KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) Kennesaw State University is hosting a national conference for college administrators on young adult addiction and recovery. The National Collegiate Recovery Conference is Wednesday through Friday at the suburban Atlanta ...

American expert speaks on NZ addiction treatment
He spoke mainly about the treatment method known as motivational interviewing, commonly used both in New Zealand and international addiction treatment. "Motivational interviewing acknowledges that behavioural change can only occur when a person truly ...

The Camp Recovery Center to Add Acupuncture to Complement Drug Rehab Treatment
The drug treatment center in the Santa Cruz mountains near San Jose California is incorporating acupuncture to enhance the residential addiction treatment protocol. "I was very restless and obsessively worrying but was able to deeply relax and calm ...

Promises Treatment Centers Welcomes New Clinical Director of Malibu Programs
Promises Treatment Centers in Malibu and West Los Angeles are the premier addiction treatment centers in southern California. Led by some of the country's leading addiction specialists, Promises has built an international reputation for innovative ...

Group holds addiction recovery meetings
SMART Recovery, a recognized resource for addiction recovery, hosts meetings every Monday and Thursday for those in need. The program seeks addiction recovery methods based on scientific foundations, not spiritual foundations, according to a news ...

GetBusyThriving.com Calling National Eating Disorder Awareness Week A Success
Blogs and websites with eating disorder recovery stories can be a useful resource for people during their addiction recovery process. These are some of the benefits of reading the stories of people who have succeeded in achieving recovery and their ...

Survey: Ten Percent of American Adults Report Being in Recovery from Substance ...
Survey: Ten Percent of American Adults Report Being in Recovery from Substance ...

'Lovato' a worthy look at addiction and recovery
By Richard Huff / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS There are times, Demi Lovato admits in a revealing MTV documentary, when she doesn't think she's going to beat her addictions. “There's days where you're going to struggle,” she says in “Demi Lovato: Stay Strong,” ...

Promises Treatment Centers Welcomes New Clinical Director of Malibu Programs
Promises Treatment Centers in Malibu and West Los Angeles are the premier addiction treatment centers in southern California. Led by some of the country's leading addiction specialists, Promises has built an international reputation for innovative ...

13 Signs Your Teen Has a Gambling Problem
"Sometimes the gambler does not see the damage they are causing to themselves and the pain they are causing in others," said Sunnyo Pak, Director of Addiction Treatment and Recovery at the Union of Pan Asian Communities (UPAC), a non-profit agency that ...

Why Being The 'Cool Parent' Isn't So Cool
And for this, I say be uncool and proud. David Sack, MD is board certified in Addiction Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine. He is the CEO of Elements Behavioral Health, a network of addiction treatment programs that include Promises Treatment Centers, ...

Nease: Bed numbers for mentally ill is just a political tug of war
by Opinion | March 6, 2012 Editor's note: Floyd Nease is executive director of the Vermont Association for Mental Health and Addiction Recovery. The public discussion about how Vermont should replace the Vermont State Hospital has focused – to the ...

Prairie Ridge adds women's retreat
MASON CITY — A new Women's Retreat at Prairie Ridge Addiction Treatment Center will make possible programming geared toward the special needs of women, agency officials said Tuesday. “We were able to tailor their program more to trauma issues, ...

'Ten Percentt' Offers Hope for Others Struggling With Addiction Says ...
'Ten Percentt' Offers Hope for Others Struggling With Addiction Says ...

Overcoming Drugs or Alcohol: 10% of the US Population Has Done It
... however, these difference don't suggest that women and college graduates are less likely to succeed in recovery, but rather that they are less likely to have developed problems with addiction in the first place. For example, in addiction treatment, ...

Expert Shares Opioid Addiction Treatment Tips
The primary mixed agonist/antagonist he uses is buprenorphine (Suboxone and Subutex), which requires a Drug Enforcement Agency waiver to use for addiction treatment. "The interesting thing about buprenorphine is that it is an agonist at lower doses but ...

Addiction treatment center offers special rehab services for nurses and first ...
Addiction treatment center offers special rehab services for nurses and first ...

Addiction Recovery: 1 In 10 US Adults Has Recovered From Drug Or Alcohol ...
Addiction Recovery: 1 In 10 US Adults Has Recovered From Drug Or Alcohol ...

A Star Is Rehabbed
The night was a benefit for SLAM (Sobriety, Learning and Motivation), an organization aimed at starting New York's first addiction-recovery high school. The Broadway and television actress Ms. Johnston ( “The Exes,” “Third Rock From the Sun” and “The ...

How Can You Be “Addicted” to a Behavior?
By Robert Weiss LCSW, CSAT-S In the world of addiction treatment there are two major areas of concern: addiction to substances, and addiction to patterns of behavior. Substance addictions involve abuse of and dependency upon chemicals such as alcohol, ...

Ingalls To Offer Free Seminar On The Hidden Epidemic Of Gambling
Help is available through the Illinois Institute for Addiction Recovery at Ingalls Memorial Hospital, which is known nationwide for excellence in addiction treatment services. If you or someone you know might have a gambling problem, plan to attend a ...

Experts Speak About Addiction Recovery for Young Adults
At a separate address Thursday, John F. Kelly, Program Director of the Addiction Recovery Management Services at Massachusetts General Hospital, echoed Fishman's assessment. “Young adults,” he said, “have the highest rates of co-occurring psychiatric ...

Governor Christie's Plan: to Prioritize Treatment over Incarceration for Non ...
Governor Christie's Plan: to Prioritize Treatment over Incarceration for Non ...

Malibu Horizon's Addiction Treatment Authority Dr. Akikur Mohammad Cautions ...
Malibu Horizon's Addiction Treatment Authority Dr. Akikur Mohammad Cautions ...

Malibu Horizon's Addiction Treatment Authority Dr. Akikur Mohammad Cautions ...
Malibu Horizon's Addiction Treatment Authority Dr. Akikur Mohammad Cautions ...

Malibu Horizon's Addiction Treatment Authority Dr. Akikur Mohammad Cautions ...
Malibu Horizon's Addiction Treatment Authority Dr. Akikur Mohammad Cautions ...




Last Modified: 03/2012