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Addiction Recovery News 08/2012




Addiction Treatment Pioneer Michael Cartwright Announces the Release of His ...
Addiction Treatment Pioneer Michael Cartwright Announces the Release of His ...

Muskoka Recovery Center - Relief from Addiction Problems
So, later he thought to build an addiction recovery center, thus in 2005 he started to develop a model for a well designed addiction recovery center. After thorough research and 3 years of hard work he managed to come up with an amazing rehab center ...

Detox, rehab keep few meth users clean long term
There are few addiction treatment programs tailored to methamphetamine users, and instead people often go through programs designed with heroin or alcohol in mind, said Rebecca McKetin, the lead author of the new study from the Australian National ...

Tatum O'Neal In Rehab For Cocaine Addiction
Tatum O'Neal is now receiving drug addiction treatment at a different rehabilitation center. Redmond O'Neal, Tatum's younger brother appeared in court earlier this week on felony drug possession charges. Redmond pleaded no contest to heroin possession ...

Human Rights Group Questions Ethics of Chinese Drug Treatment Study
Wikler notes that his father, Abraham Wikler, was a pioneer in this area of drug addiction treatment. The view of Renzong Qiu, a bioethicist at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences in Beijing, is similar. "The research the authors conducted is of ...

China prisoners exploited in US-sponsored medical study?
A drug addiction treatment study, partially funded by the US, has fallen under sharp criticism for being conducted in Chinese drug treatment facilities with a history of human rights violations. The research involved about 60 former heroin addicts at ...

Confronting addiction with intervention
If they agree to it — and most do — they go immediately, right then, with family members and the therapist to pre-arranged admission for chemical addiction treatment in a recovery rehabilitation center. Next week: what happens in a recovery center ...

Registration Opens For CCAR's Recovery Coach Academy(TM): Creator Of The ...
Registration Opens For CCAR's Recovery Coach Academy(TM): Creator Of The ...

Talbot House board to submit proposal for recovery house
SYDNEY — The chairman of a shuttered Nova Scotia addiction recovery centre says it will submit a proposal for the operation of a recovery house in Cape Breton for men with addictions. Talbot House's board chairman John Gainer says the proposal is in ...

Registration Opens for CCAR's Recovery Coach Academy™: Creator of the ...
Registration Opens for CCAR's Recovery Coach Academy™: Creator of the ...

Trillium Funds Treatment Centre For Youth at Risk
A proposed addiction treatment centre to be located in the Meaford area has received the support of the Ontario Trillium Foundation. The Trillium Foundation, which is an agency of the Government of Ontario, announced on Thursday a $51200 grant to the ...

Human Rights Watch: Hundreds of Thousands Still Tortured in Name of Drug ...
Human Rights Watch: Hundreds of Thousands Still Tortured in Name of Drug ...

RI eliminates funding for gambling addiction treatment; 1600 problem gamblers ...
RI eliminates funding for gambling addiction treatment; 1600 problem gamblers ...

Pamela Harper: RingBack Tone to Become Addiction Treatment with RingPlus ...
Pamela Harper: RingBack Tone to Become Addiction Treatment with RingPlus ...

Pamela Harper: RingBack Tone to Become Addiction Treatment with RingPlus ...
Pamela Harper: RingBack Tone to Become Addiction Treatment with RingPlus ...

RI eliminates funds for gambling addiction program
This year, the General Assembly eliminated funding altogether. Instead, lawmakers voted to make Newport Grand and Twin River slot parlors contribute at least $100000 to gambling addiction treatment, but only if voters pass referendums this fall that ...

New Brewer location will house support center for people affected by addiction
1, as well as an addiction recovery summit. For more information about recovery advocacy in the Bangor area, visit the Bangor Area Recovery Network at its current location in the North Brewer Shopping Center, call 561-9444 or visit the agency's website ...

Brockton holds vigil for those who lost battle with addiction
About 50 attended the vigil, held for the first time at Independence Academy, the region's addiction recovery high school. “I think it helps people connect,” said Independence Principal Richard Melillo of the vigil. “There's a lot of power in that ...

Pamela Harper: RingBack Tone to Become Addiction Treatment with RingPlus ...
Pamela Harper: RingBack Tone to Become Addiction Treatment with RingPlus ...

Few local treatment options exist for teens addicted to heroin
The BEAR (Bonding through Experiential Adventures in Recovery) program was created in response to the October 2011 Senate Memorial 56: Adolescent Opioid Addiction Treatment Study. “State senators said, 'Look, we have to do something about opioid ...

Is 'gaming addiction' a real disorder?
(CNN) -- Late last year, a video producer and I visited South Korea, which is said to be the global hub for gaming addiction, as well as gaming addiction treatment. There we met with three young men who had been in some form of treatment for their ...

Is 'gaming addiction' a real disorder?
(CNN) -- Late last year, a video producer and I visited South Korea, which is said to be the global hub for gaming addiction, as well as gaming addiction treatment. There we met with three young men who had been in some form of treatment for their ...

More doctors needed to fight addiction
Flagging the challenge to provide "adequate and quality services" for addiction treatment in last month's edition of the Singapore Medical Journal, the psychiatrists - Changi General Hospital's Dr Andrew Peh, Raffles Hospital's Dr Lim Yun Chin and ...

Dr. Howard Wetsman on the role of family in addiction recovery
Next month is National Recovery Month, and while most attention goes to addicts seeking sobriety, it's important to realize addiction is a disease that affects the entire family. Townsend chief medical officer and author of Questions and Answers on ...

End Addiction Recovery Center Is A Private Rehab For Those Suffering From ...
End Addiction Recovery Center Is A Private Rehab For Those Suffering From ...

Garrett Reid's death highlights the difficulty of dealing with addiction
Reid's death has put a spotlight on addiction treatment, a field in which specialists are using state-of-the-art weapons — opioid antagonists and cognitive behavioral therapy, for example — to fight a deadly wave of prescription-drug abuse. Reid ...

Garrett Reid's death highlights the difficulty of dealing with addiction
Reid's death has put a spotlight on addiction treatment, a field in which specialists are using state-of-the-art weapons — opioid antagonists and cognitive behavioral therapy, for example — to fight a deadly wave of prescription-drug abuse. Reid ...

Recovery Doesn't mean "Institutionalized" at End Addiction Recovery Center
At the End Addiction Recovery Center they believe in total health, and the achievement of starting a new life! With modern ideas, and the industries leading professionals, they take recovery to new heights and success. A facility where family members ...

Daniel Angres, MD, Addiction Psychiatrist "Top Doctor" Releases Treatment ...
Daniel Angres, MD, Addiction Psychiatrist "Top Doctor" Releases Treatment ...

Gateway Foundation Testifies for Substance Abuse Treatment Parity at Chicago ...
Gateway Foundation Testifies for Substance Abuse Treatment Parity at Chicago ...

Scituate to examine threat of drug addiction among young and old
As a precursor to annual Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, members of the Plymouth County Sheriff's Department and managers of local addiction recovery programs will visit residents at the Scituate Harbor Community Building on Aug. 20 to discuss the ...

North news briefs: Sale to benefit women in addiction recovery
North news briefs: Sale to benefit women in addiction recovery. Updated: August 7, 2012 - 10:07 AM. 0 · comments; decrease font size resize text increase font size; print · buy reprints · Tweet. share. email. Email share. your name; your email ...

Passages Malibu Announces Conclusion of Free Book Offer – World Renowned ...
Passages Malibu Announces Conclusion of Free Book Offer – World Renowned ...

Dare Challenge to expand recovery program
Teen Challenge, an international, non-denominational faith-based addiction recovery program, was founded in 1958 by David Wilkerson, the pastor of a small Assemblies of God church in rural Philipsburg, PA. Wilkerson recounted the events leading to the ...

National Treatment Network Taps Growing Addiction Treatment Market
The company is connecting substance abuse sufferers with addiction treatment centers and helps patients with private health insurance PPO policies learn about their eligible substance abuse treatment coverage for medical detox services and residential ...

National Treatment Network Taps Growing Addiction Treatment Market
The company is connecting substance abuse sufferers with addiction treatment centers and helps patients with private health insurance PPO policies learn about their eligible substance abuse treatment coverage for medical detox services and residential ...

Social Norms, Life Changes and Increasing Pressures Contribute to Substance ...
Social Norms, Life Changes and Increasing Pressures Contribute to Substance ...

Women's addiction recovery center opening in Jasper
JASPER, Ala. (WIAT) - A first-ever addiction recovery center for women in Walker County is set to open next month. The "Hope for Women" recovery center will be able to house 12 women at a time. The three phase recovery will include job planning, and ...

Rest in peace Garrett Reid, many of us know your struggle.
Kevin Dixon, Philadelphia Addiction Recovery Examiner. Kevin Dixon Presently clean and sober has fought and continues to fight the battle of addiction since taking that first drink while sitting in bar after joining the army at the age of seventeen ...

Women's addiction recovery center opening in Jasper
(WIAT) - A first-ever addiction recovery center for women in Walker County is set to open next month. The "Hope for Women" recovery center will be able to house 12 women at a time. The three phase recovery will include job planning, and eventually ...

Social Norms, Life Changes and Increasing Pressures Contribute to Substance ...
Social Norms, Life Changes and Increasing Pressures Contribute to Substance ...

Police: Addiction association bilked by ex-CEO
(AP) — A central Pennsylvania man allegedly made more than a half-million dollars in personal purchases using credit cards he billed to the addiction treatment provider trade group he headed. Lancaster police say Ronald Hunsicker applied for more than ...

A Combo of Existing Drugs Could Treat Cocaine Addiction
The last thing addiction treatment providers want to do is add a new class of drug to a client's repertoire. That complication precluded the possibility of testing buprenorphine on its own in cocaine addicts. It was scientifically plausible, however ...

Funds restored for gambling treatment
House Speaker Gordon Fox and Senate President Teresa Paiva Weed announced Thursday that lawmakers will allocate $50000 for gambling addiction treatment from the General Assembly's Legislative Grant Program. The owners of the state's two slot ...

Addiction Recovery: Why This Alcoholic Won't Play Small
It's one of those illnesses that you never get over, addiction. But far worse than the looming fear of relapse, is the fact that addicts are not 'allowed' to do anything other than recover. Addiction is an insidious illness. It creeps up on you, it ...

Program aims to keep addicts out of jail and in treatment
Additional community-based support for program participants is being explored with Ontario Addiction Treatment Centres, the Guelph Community Health Centre and Second Chance Employment Services. In addition to Devereaux, the planning group also ...

Eminem thanks fans for support through addiction recovery
Eminem, who has battled an addiction to prescription drugs, has thanked his fans at a New York concert for helping him get through dark times. The 39-year-old told hundreds in the audience that he "wouldn't have gotten out of that dark place without y ...

Funds restored for gambling addiction treatment
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- Rhode Island will again fund a treatment program for compulsive gamblers, reversing a decision that eliminated state support for the 11-year-old initiative. The move comes after The Associated Press last week reported on ...

Eminem Puts Dark Times And Drug Addiction Behind Him, Thanks Fans For ...
Eminem Puts Dark Times And Drug Addiction Behind Him, Thanks Fans For ...

Forum to address opiate addiction
8 p.m. – Question and answer session with panelists Maryanne Margules, Massachusetts Organization for Addiction Recovery; Cheryl Nelson, R.N., local parent and nurse with Norwell VNA; Joanne Peterson, founder and executive director of Learn to Cope; ...




Last Modified: 08/2012