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Addiction Recovery News 09/2012




Medications to combat drug addiction
Three types of medication - two of them considered major advances in addiction treatment - may complement the behavioral therapies and support programs that help addicts. They are: Methadone, which binds to opiate receptors in the brain, mimicking the ...

Better game plan needed for addiction treatment
The big breakthroughs in addiction treatment for opioids - illicit drugs such as heroin and the far more common prescription painkillers such as Percocet and OxyContin - have been the development of medications that either suppress withdrawal symptoms ...

Vt. 'Whole Health' group to address addictions
Floyd Nease, executive director of the Vermont Association for Mental Health and Addiction Recovery, says a session set for Wednesday in Montpelier will look at funding for programs designed to address addiction and how that funding might change under ...

Vt. 'Whole Health' group to address addictions
Floyd Nease, executive director of the Vermont Association for Mental Health and Addiction Recovery, says a session set for Wednesday in Montpelier will look at funding for programs designed to address addiction and how that funding might change under ...

SEARHC honors National Recovery Month in September
SOUTHEAST ALASKA — September is National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month, and the SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (SEARHC) is partnering with community programs throughout the region to host special events in Sitka, ...

Few doctors know how to treat addiction. A new program aims to change that.
And although effective treatments exist, “the vast majority of people in need of addiction treatment do not receive anything that approximates evidence-based care,” researchers concluded. Despite its prevalence and impact — addiction is linked to more ...

More than 2000 celebrate addiction recovery on I-5 Bridge
Some 2,241 people joined hands on the Interstate 5 bridge today, forming a human chain over the Columbia River between Washington and Oregon to celebrate recovery from drug addiction. The 11th annual Hands Across The Bridge event is purported to ...

At Augsburg, some students mix studies and sobriety
Now 17 months sober, Christmyer said he is "ready for a new beginning" in Minnesota. Larger view. Augsburg College students in the StepUP program, which provides housing and supportive services for recovering alcoholics and addicts, play games to get ...

Sixth Annual Recovery Walks! 2012 – September 22
Proceeds from the Walk benefit the Ameel Rashid Scholarship for Addiction Recovery which helps individuals who are appropriate for treatment services at the IIAR but are unable to meet the financial requirements. Registration for the Walk is just $20 ...

Can You Outsmart Addiction?
Hi Guest - Join Us Now! Chat Rooms (15). Home · Conditions · Quizzes · Ask · Q&A · Drugs · Blogs · News · Research · Resources · Find Help · Community · Pro · Addiction Recovery · Can You Outsmart Addiction? By David Sack, M.D.. outsmart addiction ...

Shining Light celebrates success of recovery program
Cook said the addiction-recovery program at Shining Light was instrumental in helping her reconnect with her loved ones. Shining Light held an annual ceremony for them, giving out awards for graduates and residents. Cook received an award for community ...

Doctors ignore root cause: addiction
And although effective treatments exist, "the vast majority of people in need of addiction treatment do not receive anything that approximates evidence-based care," researchers concluded. Despite its prevalence and impact - addiction is linked to more ...

Spokesperson Available: National Recovery Month, September 2012
Caron Treatment Centers, a nationally recognized non-profit provider of alcohol and drug addiction treatment, has experts available to comment on the importance of treatment and the power of recovery. Additionally, Caron clinical experts are able to ...

Behavioral Health Pioneers Michael Cartwright and Jerrod Menz Announce The ...
Behavioral Health Pioneers Michael Cartwright and Jerrod Menz Announce The ...

Report Calls for Lifting Medical Treatment Ban at Rehab Facilities
The report found that state law sometimes runs counter to requirements from health insurers and an addiction treatment facility accreditation group, which assume that patients in detoxification periods will have access to routine, on-site health care ...

Resilience, Recovery and Optimism
Students fight addiction at 'Recovery High' · » The 5 Most Controversial Addiction Treatments - Addiction Recovery · From addiction to recovery: Woman ascends from life on the streets to mission of serving others · Negative self-talk and addiction ...

Richland Council on Aging event Friday
A special hamburger lunch with all the trimmings will be served at 11:30 a.m. Friday at the Richland Council on Aging in Rayville, hosted by Palmetto Addiction Recovery Center. The festivities begin at 10 a.m. with bingo, prizes, food, music and ...

Tuesday event celebrates addiction recovery
Tuesday event celebrates addiction recovery. Story · Comments. Print: Create a hardcopy of this page; Font Size: Default font size: Larger font size. Posted: Thursday, September 6, 2012 4:00 am. Tuesday event celebrates addiction recovery. The East ...

Report: County is near top for drug abuse
It came as no surprise to Jackson County's narcotics officers and addiction treatment specialists that the region ranks high in Oregon in meth and prescription drug abuse. The numbers come from a report released this week by the Oregon High Intensity ...

Fight over gambling addiction center in Chatham heading to court - The Star-Ledger
Tricare, a company that treats individuals with gambling addiction, filed suit against the borough's zoning board, planning board, council and then-Mayor Nelson Vaughan, after its application to build a gambling addiction treatment facility at the site ...

Talbot House to submit proposal to provide addiction recovery services
SYDNEY — The board of directors of Talbot House has announced that it will continue its role in restoring addiction recovery services in Cape Breton. Topics : Talbot House , Community Services , Nova Scotia Department of. During Tuesday's board ...

Hypersexual Disorder/Sexual Addiction: Useful Diagnosis or Judgment?
He has provided sexual addiction treatment training internationally for psychology professionals, addiction treatment centers, and the US military. A media expert for Time, Newsweek, and the New York Times, Mr. Weiss has been featured on CNN, The Today ...

Talbot House board to submit RFP bid, reinstates Abbass as executive director
SYDNEY — The board of directors for Talbot House has reversed an earlier decision and will now prepare a submission to the province's request for proposals for an addiction treatment centre in Cape Breton. Topics : Talbot House , Community Services ...

Health fair raises awareness of substance abuse disorders, treatment
The event will help raise awareness of substance abuse disorders and treatment resources in observance of National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month. The 2010 National Survey on Drug Use and Health found that only 10 percent of Americans ...

Writer to share his journey to recovery from cocaine addiction
National Recovery Month is sponsored by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, which educates Americans on the fact that addiction treatment and mental health services can enable those with a mental and/or substance use ...

'Rehab with Dr. Drew' premieres Sunday, September 16 at 8 PM ET/PT
Lori has been watching the Emmy award-winning, A & E television show, Intervention, since it first aired in 2005. Follow her here at Examiner.Com to learn more about the show and some of the stories on the show, the intervention process, addiction ...

Recovery center founder retires after helping thousands
... county and city panels and advisory boards, assisted in drafting regulations for the California Department of Alcohol and Drug Programs, and was elected to the Board of the California Association of Addiction Recovery Resources, according to the ...

Is ALKS 5461 the miracle mood-enhancing, anxiety-lowering but non-abusable ...
Is ALKS 5461 the miracle mood-enhancing, anxiety-lowering but non-abusable ...

Tricare Hearing Postponed in County Court
Tricare, a gambling addiction treatment company, filed a lawsuit in state Superior Court in Morristown May 13, 2010 against the borough's Zoning Board of Adjustment, Planning Board, council and then-Mayor Nelson Vaughan. The suit was filed after ...

Recovery: It is worth it
September is National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month. The Addiction Services Department of Comprehend Inc. is once again taking part in this year's annual observance by holding our third candlelight vigil on Sept. 29, 2012, at Limestone ...

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Recovery month is a national observance for educating Americans about addiction treatment and mental health services and how these can enable those with mental health and/or substance abuse disorders to live healthy and rewarding lives. Thousands of ...

Report: County is near the top in the state for drug abuse
It came as no surprise to Jackson County's narcotics officers and addiction treatment specialists that the region ranks high in Oregon in meth and prescription drug abuse. The numbers come from a report released this week by the Oregon High Intensity ...

Stress may be an addictive 'natural high'
Post to Facebook. Warning: http://www.examiner.com/article/stress-may-be-an-addictive-natural-high is unreachable. Facebook social plugin. Next article » · International Recovery Coaching conference focuses on addiction recovery. Advertisement ...

Richland Parish Council on Aging receives thousand dollar donation
RICHLAND PARISH, La. (KNOE 8 News)- Richland Parish's Council on Aging received a much needed check from the Palmetto Addiction Recovery Center on Friday. As KNOE first reported in July, state funding cuts had Richland Parish's Council on Aging ...

Youth-addiction treatment centre opens in Prince Albert
A new youth-addiction treatment centre in Prince Albert held its grand opening on Friday. Topics : The Valley Hill Youth Treatment Centre , Saskatchewan Ministry of Health , Prince Albert Grand Council , Prince Albert , Saskatchewan , P.A.. The Valley ...

Passages Substance Abuse and Addiction Treatment Centers Celebrate ...
Passages Substance Abuse and Addiction Treatment Centers Celebrate ...

Cook-off celebrates recovery from substance abuse
He and his family traveled to Richmond from their home in Spotsylvania County for a barbecue competition Saturday organized by the McShin Foundation, an addiction-recovery program. Because he sees firsthand the destructive effects of alcohol, Cielakie ...

Addiction Treatment and Co-Occurring Disorder Expert Dr. AR Mohammad ...
Addiction Treatment and Co-Occurring Disorder Expert Dr. AR Mohammad ...

WATKINS: Recovery is such a splendid thing
With a lifetime of experience in mental health and substance abuse services behind him, the new state director of the Community Health Department, Jim Haveman, said, “Mental health services and addiction treatment are key elements for people on the ...

Watkins: Recovery is such a splendid thing!
With a lifetime of experience in mental health and substance abuse services behind him, the new State Director of the Community Health Department, Jim Haveman, said, “Mental health services and addiction treatment are key elements for people on the ...

Mum slams minister over Swedish MP's drug death
The mother of late Swedish MP William Petzäll, who died last week after a long battle with drug addiction, blasted what she saw as government foot-dragging on efforts to better Sweden's drug addiction treatment policies. 'Sweden views drugs like the ...

Reader letter | Promote recovery for disease of addiction
September is National Addiction Treatment and Recovery Month. While crimes associated with drug trafficking and drug abuse attract media attention, too little ink and video is devoted to the personal tragedies of addiction and the real and compelling ...

Addiction: Bad Behavior or Biologically-Based Disorder?
Addiction and Recovery , Addiction Disorders , Addiction Research , Addiction and Recovery , Addiction Treatment Options , Addictive Disorders , Drug Abuse , Substance Abuse , Substance Abuse Treatment , Substance Use Disorder , Substance Use ...

A Forever Recovery Addiction Treatment Facility Aims to Have All Staff CADC ...
A Forever Recovery Addiction Treatment Facility Aims to Have All Staff CADC ...

Public hearing on Campton Hills addiction center delayed
Kiva Real Estate Investments seeks to operate Kiva Recovery, a private high-end residential addiction treatment center at 41W400 Silver Glen Road. It is petitioning the village of Campton Hills for a special use permit and to annex the property ...

Carlton Co. Attorney Thom Pertler Pleads Guilty
Judge Sweetland also ordered Pertler to verify his treatment at Hazelden Addiction Treatment Center, refrain from using alcohol and other drugs including synthetics, submit to random urine and breath tests, and attend a victim impact panel. Six other ...

Women share recovery stories
The production features nine, short sketches performed by clients of the Outreach Center for Women and Children's addiction recovery treatment program and is part of the Recovery Academy, an ongoing collaboration between the center and The Plastic ...

Hope and healing for pornography addiction
Those who struggle with pornography addiction can discover the healing power of the Savior's Atonement through the LDS Church's Addiction Recovery Program. shutterstock.com. Summary. Those who struggle with pornography addiction can discover the ...

Addiction recovery forum set for Sept. 20
Clark County's Substance Abuse Advisory Board will host the 11th annual Clark County Recovery Forum 5 to 8 p.m. Sept. 20 at Crossroads Community Church, 7709 N.E. 78th St. The forum is part of National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month and ...

Celebs out, regular folk in on new season of 'Rehab with Dr. Drew'
For five seasons, "Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew" showed the painful truths -- and occasional triumphs -- of addiction treatment through the eyes of the famous. But for season six, there's a twist: The celebrities are gone, and regular folks are in. Dr ...




Last Modified: 09/2012