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Addiction Recovery News 09/2013




Pennsylvania hospital to open country's first inpatient treatment program for ...
Pennsylvania hospital to open country's first inpatient treatment program for ...

Hospital to offer inpatient treatment for Internet addicts
Roberts, now 44 years old, would sit eight to 12 hours a day in front of the pale blue glow of his computer, playing a videogame. During holidays, he "binged," spending nearly all his waking hours at his keyboard. Finally, a friend who had been through ...

Pennsylvania Hospital Opens First Inpatient Internet Addiction Program [Video]
The program involves group therapy and will be housed in a wing of the hospital dedicated to addiction treatment. Patients checking in for the 10-day respite from the outside world will complete a psychological evaluation before learning ways to cope ...

Hospital offers the first Internet addiction treatment program
Hospital offers the first Internet addiction treatment program. 6 hrs ago. OK, so they've finally decided that Internet addiction is a real illness. Now what? Well, now there's some treatment. The Bradford Regional Medical Center in Pennsylvania is ...

Britain named the European capital of drug addiction
A Freedom of Information inquiry found that 55 per cent of councils in England have had funding for residential drug addiction treatment cut since the Coalition came to power. The report revealed that almost a third of people in England on drug ...

Now There's A Hospital-Based Treatment Facility for Internet Addicts
In that sense, Bradford's Internet Addiction Treatment and Recovery Program is the first of its kind—and it's already garnering press attention. Young and her colleagues treat Internet addiction like a real physical and mental affliction, on a par ...

Top Addiction Treatment Center Looking for After-Care Therapists
Cliffside Malibu is an elite luxury addiction treatment facility located in Malibu, California. The facility is currently seeking a cadre of skilled therapists to take clients who have left treatment and require a skilled, personal therapist to oversee ...

PA hospital's inpatient internet addiction treatment is nation's first
PA hospital's inpatient internet addiction treatment is nation's first. By Rebecca O'Neal 1 min ago. If you're worried you're losing too much of your life to the internet, there's good news. A Pennsylvania hospital will be the first in the country to ...

Millennium Research Institute to Present New Data to Aid in the Treatment of ...
Millennium Research Institute to Present New Data to Aid in the Treatment of ...

Hospital First in US to Treat Internet Addiction
But now, with the first hospital-based Internet addiction treatment center opening next week at the Behavioral Health Services at Bradford Regional Medical Center in Pennsylvania, Internet addiction is no longer considered a laughing matter. The ...

Breaking Beta: Hospital Opens First Internet Addiction Treatment Facility
If shows like TLC's My Strange Addiction have taught us anything, it's that human beings can be addicted to almost anything -- tanning, cat-licking, dressing up as an adult baby... Thus it should come as no surprise that a Pennsylvania hospital has ...

PA Hospital First To Open Inpatient Treatment Program For Addiction To The ...
PA Hospital First To Open Inpatient Treatment Program For Addiction To The ...

First US Internet addiction treatment centre to open next week
First US Internet addiction treatment centre to open next week. Posted By TelecomTV One , 05 September 2013 | 0 Comments | (0) Tags: Internet addiction Technology Research. A psychiatric hospital in Pennsylvania in the US is the first in the country to ...

Addicted to the Internet? There's a Hospital-based Treatment for That
... as either coping skills or are so habitual that they don't play much role other than habit,” says Adi Jaffe, executor director of Alternatives Addiction Treatment, a private treatment center that offers moderation-based approaches to treat all ...

Health Highlights: Sept. 5, 2013
The first hospital-based Internet addiction treatment center in the United States opens next week and will offer 10-day inpatient care for people diagnosed with the disorder. The program at the Behavioral Health Services at Bradford Regional Medical ...

Genetics Identify Risk for Addiction and Tailored Treatment Plans for Pain ...
Genetics Identify Risk for Addiction and Tailored Treatment Plans for Pain ...

Hospital-based Internet addiction center to open
As growing numbers of us check our email compulsively, play computer games obsessively and have more friends on Facebook than in real life, the first hospital-based Internet addiction treatment center is preparing to open. An inpatient program at the ...

Gambling Addiction Treatment Group Offers Weekend Program
Gambling Addiction Treatment Group Offers Weekend Program. by By Kyle Lovern. Now |7 Views | 0 | | Email | Print. CHARLESTON — The Problem Gamblers Help Network of West Virginia is hosting a free weekend workshop for problem gamblers and their ...

5 Questions: Saturday walk focuses on addiction recovery
About a month into her new position as director of Face It Together Sioux Falls, Julie Schoolmeester is ready to slip into her walking shoes. The organization, which helps people in recovery from addiction, will have its third March into the Light this ...

Bradford Regional Medical Center to Offer Internet Addiction Treatment Program
Are you a karma junkie? Memes Got You Hooked? Chasing the Youtube dragon endlessly? If so, consider checking into the nation's very first internet addiction program, running directly out of Bradford's Regional Medical Center. You too can be free from ...

Four beds ready to treat Internet addicts
(CNN) -- High above the frozen Potomac River in the nation's capitol, Ryan Van Cleave stood on the Arlington Memorial Bridge, contemplating his life. It was New Year's Eve 2007, and the married father of two asked himself, "Is this really something I'm ...

Bangor conference sheds light on drug, alcohol addiction treatment differences ...
Bangor conference sheds light on drug, alcohol addiction treatment differences ...

Walk in Utica celebrates successful addiction recovery
UTICA, N.Y. -- September is also National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month, and on Saturday, several people celebrated their success with recovery. The Oneida County Lifeworks organization held a recovery walk in Utica. The organization helps ...

Festival honors those who have beat addiction
But for the past eight years, Hanford has thrown an event that focuses on the other side of addiction — recovery. To coincide with National Recovery Month in September, Kings County Behavioral Health and local treatment centers have hosted Recovery ...

Festival honors those who have conquered addiction
But for the past eight years, Hanford has thrown an event that focuses on the other side of addiction — recovery. To coincide with National Recovery Month in September, Kings County Behavioral Health and local treatment centers have hosted Recovery ...

"Victory" for Football Fans Recovering from Addiction
The Victory Addiction Recovery Center isn't just sticking to Saints games. Next week, the center will also have a tailgating spot at the UL football game for those in recovery wanting the tailgate experience. Contact the Victory Addiction Recovery ...

Maryland seeks out uninsured to inform about health reform
MPAC, as the program is known, covers only doctor visits, prescriptions, mental health and addiction treatment and some hospital costs, while Medicaid's more comprehensive coverage includes hospice care, eyeglasses and podiatry. A large number and mix ...

Four beds ready to treat Internet addicts
(CNN) -- High above the frozen Potomac River in the nation's capitol, Ryan Van Cleave stood on the Arlington Memorial Bridge, contemplating his life. It was New Year's Eve 2007, and the married father of two asked himself, "Is this really something I'm ...

Sterling Area League of Women Voters hear about new meth addiction recovery ...
Sterling Area League of Women Voters hear about new meth addiction recovery ...

Country's First Internet-Addiction Treatment Center Opens Today in PA
When you hear the phrase “Internet addiction,” your first instinct might be to laugh it off as a #firstworldproblem rather than consider it a real psychological issue. I mean, who doesn't freak out when their Instagram feed won't load? And we're all ...

Nunavut mulling new addiction treatment centres
The Nunavut government is looking into opening new addiction treatment facilities in the territory. Health Minister Keith Peterson told the Legislative Assembly on Monday that the territorial government is moving away from a mobile addictions treatment ...

Reality TV Star Discusses Addiction Recovery
Reality TV Star Discusses Addiction Recovery. 'Jersey Shore' cast member Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino shares his struggle with prescription-painkiller abuse. By Alan Mozes HealthDay Reporter. TUESDAY, Sept. 10 (HealthDay News) -- At first glance ...

Understanding Addiction Series: Local Woman Talks Addiction, Recovery
Understanding Addiction Series: Local Woman Talks Addiction, Recovery. Print. By: Hannah Anderson - Email. Updated: Tue 8:14 PM, Sep 10, 2013. 23 Year Old Local Woman Talks About Recovering From an Addiction. The people dying from drug ...

Reality TV star discusses addiction recovery
Reality TV star discusses addiction recovery. by Alan Mozes, Healthday Reporter. Reality TV star discusses addiction recovery. 'Jersey Shore' cast member Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino shares his struggle with prescription-painkiller abuse. (HealthDay ...

Nation's First Inpatient Treatment Center For Internet Addiction Launches In Pa.
BRADFORD, Pa. (CBS) – The nation's first inpatient program for Internet addiction has launched in Pennsylvania. The hospital-based treatment program, led by renowned Internet-addiction expert and Psy.D. Kimberly Young, will be run by Bradford Regional ...

Understanding Addiction Series: Local Woman Talks Addiction, Recovery
The people dying from drug overdoses continue to get younger and younger in our area, according to the former Marathon County Medical Examiner John Larson. September is National Recovery Month, and NewsChannel 7 will dig into the problem that ...

Four beds ready to treat Internet addicts
(CNN) -- High above the frozen Potomac River in the nation's capitol, Ryan Van Cleave stood on the Arlington Memorial Bridge, contemplating his life. It was New Year's Eve 2007, and the married father of two asked himself, "Is this really something I'm ...

Big Changes For Addiction Treatment Predicted Under Obamacare
An estimated 40 million people could enter treatment because the health law recognizes drug addiction and alcoholism as chronic diseases that must be covered by insurance plans, according to the California Health Report. Other news outlets report that ...

Millions more to get coverage for addiction, alcoholism treatment, but can the ...
Millions more to get coverage for addiction, alcoholism treatment, but can the ...

Millions more to get coverage for addiction, alcoholism treatment, but can the ...
Millions more to get coverage for addiction, alcoholism treatment, but can the ...

A look at US addiction treatment system and numbers of potential new patients
The national health law's expansion of insurance coverage could overwhelm the U.S. addiction treatment system. The chart shows estimates for how many people with alcohol and drug problems would be newly eligible for insurance under the Affordable ...

A look at US addiction treatment system
The national health law's expansion of insurance coverage could overwhelm the U.S. addiction treatment system. The chart shows estimates for how many people with alcohol and drug problems would be newly eligible for insurance under the Affordable ...

Mural offers recovery by art
Jadeana Colby, a recovering addict, works on some caligraphy as she helps members and staff of an addiction recovery group put together a mural project in Trinity Baptist Church, 244 S. Main St. / Bill Sinden/The Marion Star. recovery mural. Purchase ...

Big changes for addiction treatment predicted under Obamacare
An estimated 40 million people could enter treatment because the health law recognizes drug addiction and alcoholism as chronic diseases that must be covered by insurance plans, according to the California Health Report. Other news outlets report that ...

How Obamacare Could Revolutionize Addiction Treatment
How Obamacare Could Revolutionize Addiction Treatment. By Sy Mukherjee on September 12, 2013 at 8:55 am. shutterstock_pills_addiction. CREDIT: Shutterstock. Obamacare's treatment of alcoholism and other drug addiction as chronic diseases that must ...

ACA turns drug, alcohol addiction into chronic disease
“[Addiction treatment in California] is this weird mix of self-help, criminal justice, social work and a non-profit peer mentor collection of activities, none of which had anything to do with health care,” added Richard Rawson, a UCLA professor of ...

Wilderness Treatment Center marks 30 years of outdoors addiction treatment
Wilderness Treatment Center marks 30 years of outdoors addiction treatment. By MOLLY PRIDDY Flathead Beacon September 12, 2013 - 1:02 pm EDT. Share/Save/Bookmark. MARION, Montana — The young man is all smiles until he's tied in and walking ...

Wilderness Treatment Center marks 30 years
Wilderness Treatment Center marks 30 years of outdoors addiction treatment. By MOLLY PRIDDY Flathead Beacon; First Posted: September 12, 2013 - 1:00 pm. Last Updated: September 12, 2013 - 1:02 pm. Share/Save/Bookmark. We also have more stories ...

PDAP to host guest speaker for addiction recovery discussion
PDAP to host guest speaker for addiction recovery discussion. Story · Comments. Print: Create a hardcopy of this page; Font Size: Default font size: Larger font size. Posted: Thursday, September 12, 2013 9:25 pm. PDAP to host guest speaker for ...

Obamacare needs to be fair to small business
Include guaranteed, ongoing dollars for addiction treatment; job training, education, and career development programs; youth initiatives; business development; improvements to neighborhoods in the wider geographical area; and other programs to meet ...




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