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Addiction Recovery News 10/2016




Why Are Most Addiction Rehabilitation Programs 28 Days? : Shots ...
Why Are Most Addiction Rehabilitation Programs 28 Days? : Shots ...

Anthony Green and wife Meredith open up about...
Anthony Green and wife Meredith open up about...

West Virginia city's rampant opioid addiction rates resist treatment
Like other states that have expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, West Virginia is trying to make it easier for recipients of the federal-state health insurance program for the poor to find and pay for effective addiction treatment. So far ...

Vermont charges ahead on opioid addiction battle | VTDigger
Vermont's health care system isn't waiting for the implementation of a new federal law intended to expand access to opioid treatment and has instead taken ...

Addiction and recovery event is planned in Oklahoma City | News OK
Lance Lang, executive director of Hope Is Alive Ministries, is one of the speakers scheduled for an interactive panel discussion planned in Oklahoma City on ...

Breakthrough in mapping nicotine addiction could help researchers ...
Breakthrough in mapping nicotine addiction could help researchers ...

Carlton County faces shortage in addiction treatment centers
Cloquet, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- Community leaders in Carlton County continue to tackle the opiate and heroin addiction epidemic. On Monday, another community forum was held at the Fond du Lac Tribal Community College. Click here to subscribe to our ...

Duffy Health Center Launches Addiction Treatment for Teens
Duffy HYANNIS – Duffy Health Center has announced it will provide Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) for teenagers between 16 and 18 years of age who are addicted to opioids. The treatment was not previously available for those in that age bracket, ...

Optum, CleanSlate Centers to Expand Access to Opioid Addiction ...
Optum, CleanSlate Centers to Expand Access to Opioid Addiction ...

Drug addiction recovery: Massillon center treats mind, body, soul ...
Drug addiction recovery: Massillon center treats mind, body, soul ...

Drug addiction recovery: Massillon center treats mind, body, soul
Green said Arrow Passage Recovery is not just another treatment facility. "We want to be at the forefront of recovery in Ohio," he said. "When you think alcohol and drug addiction recovery we want you to think Arrow Passage Recovery. We provide a ...

Addiction treatment workers unionize
Workers at a pair of Medicaid-funded in-patient residential alcohol and drug treatment facilities in Portland voted 46 to 3 to unionize with Oregon AFSCME in ballots counted Sept. 28. The unit of 61 workers is employed by the Oregon chapter of non ...

Ambrosia Treatment, NFL Hall of Famer launch 'We Do Recover' to remove addiction stigma
“It's already hard fighting the physical and mental dependency of addiction and, as a society, we put up yet another barrier to getting help – the social stigma that surrounds addiction and addiction treatment,” Carter said in a statement. “With 24 ...

Medication-assisted treatment critical to fight addiction
However, the fight around funding should be put in context — taxpayer-funded grants are a temporary bridge over a fundamental barrier to addiction recovery: the lack of meaningful access to recovery medication. Only 20 percent of people with addiction ...

Two Northeast Ohio Counties Expand Addiction Treatment Options
Two Northeast Ohio Counties Expand Addiction Treatment Options. By Tim Rudell • 13 seconds ago. ShareTwitter Facebook Google+ Email. Methadone lable. dailymed.nim.nih.gov. Addiction treatment organizations in Stark and Columbiana counties are ...

Three-time heroin overdose survivor shares story of addiction ...
Three-time heroin overdose survivor shares story of addiction ...

Addiction Recovery Group Says Co-Founder -- And Now Fired Gloucester Police Chief -- Is No Longer Involved04:33
In a July 6 file photo, Gloucester Police Chief Leonard Campanello talks to media outside the White House. (Carolyn Kaster/AP). Many are expressing shock and sadness over the firing of Gloucester Police Chief Leonard Campanello this week. The group ...

Pilot Program in New Haven Focuses on Addiction Treatment for Inmates
But a pilot program underway in New Haven is taking a new approach to addiction treatment before an inmate leaves a correctional facility. From basic needs like housing and income to reconnecting with family and navigating medical care, inmates face a ...

Hudson-area families learn to cope with addiction, recovery
While in recovery last Christmastime, Matthew Holmes (center) gathers for a photo with his sister, Rachel, and mother, Erin. He lost his battle with heroin and passed away January 22, 2016. Photo/submitted. Hudson – Erin Holmes travelled weekly from ...

Diabetes Drug for Addiction Treatment
A relatively new class of drugs, glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptor agonists, have had much success in the treatment of type 2 diabetes. Now, these drugs may offer support in the treatment of addiction and drug abuse. A new study, published in ...

Peer Support Gaining As Tool For Addiction Recovery03:58
Peer support sepcialist Sally Moore (left) gives a needs assessment to Deana Kilpatrick at PEEPs in Recovery in Reeds Spring, Mo. (Bram Sable-Smith/KBIA/Side Effects Public Media). It is no secret that the United States is suffering from an opioid ...

Former Miss USA Tara Conner Thanks Donald Trump for Putting Spotlight on Addiction Recovery
Tara Conner made headlines in 2006 when reports of underage drinking, drug abuse and sexual indiscretions put the then-20-year-old in danger of losing her Miss USA crown. After testing positive for cocaine eight months after her win, Conner was allowed ...

1st Community roundtable on mental health and addiction recovery
bucci 800 Paulding County community leaders, representing the courts, corrections, law enforcement, treatment providers, and the faith community last week ...

How To Start A New Life After Addiction Recovery
These are some of the strategies that will help you start a new life after addiction recovery: Choose your Friends Wisely. Limit contact with those friends who don't support you in your recovery phase. Surround yourself with caring and understanding ...

Former addiction recovery group employee charged in embezzlement case
The 12-24 Club hosts more than 40 meetings a week for a variety of support groups and addiction recovery programs, including 12-step programs. The club has been open every day of the year since its creation in December 1993 and aims to provide a safe ...

Addiction recovery group spends 40 years changing lives ...
Addiction recovery group spends 40 years changing lives ...

Successful addiction recovery
I had the privilege of creating a Suboxone recovery program and administering it under the direction and supervision of a physician psychiatrist. Our program worked because it was designed and conducted properly. All patients were volunteers, and all ...

Post Acute Recovery (PAR) Meets at White House to Discuss ...
Post Acute Recovery (PAR) Meets at White House to Discuss ...

Quincy: Health Center Sponsors Drug Addiction Treatment Forum
The Manet Community Heath Center sponsored a drug treatment information forum at Quincy High School Wednesday night — featuring a panel of experts in the field of addiction treatment. Manet Health Center's Kim Kroeger says the center is hard at work ...

New addiction treatment center opens in Berks
Officials with the Teen Challenge Training Center, now known as 'Pennsylvania Adult and Teen Challenge', spoke at the Berks County Commissioners meeting Tuesday morning about a new way they're trying to reach addicts. The center opened a short-term ...

Addiction recovery group spends 40 years changing lives
Addiction recovery group spends 40 years changing lives. By JONATHAN GALLARDO Gillette News Record; 8 hrs ago; 0. Addiction recovery group spends 40 years changing lives. The Associated Press. Levi Coy watches the proceedings during a session of ...

Rehab For Addiction Usually Lasts 28 Days. But Why? | Kaiser ...
Rehab For Addiction Usually Lasts 28 Days. But Why? | Kaiser ...

Elkhart addiction recovery center expanding program
ELKHART, Ind. (WNDU) - A cornerstone for addiction recovery in Elkhart is expanding its outreach program. Friday, Servants of the Streets Ministry will celebrate its transition into a halfway house. Founders Regina and Mario Villela are former addicts ...

Anthony Fasano Helping Others with Addiction Center
Fasano opened an addiction treatment center in Delray Beach, Florida, in December 2015 to provide a state of the art clinical and 12-step immersion services for patients so they can rediscover themselves, learn to build healthy relationships, and ...

Investigators say smoking probably caused fire at Dresden addiction ...
Investigators say smoking probably caused fire at Dresden addiction ...

Unusual Variability in How States Use, Pay for Opioid Addiction Treatment
The report also showed that, despite a dramatic rise in overdoses and opioid-related deaths over the past five years, the growth rate for addiction treatment with buprenorphine has slowed – even as government agencies accelerate their efforts to expand ...

Area opioid treatment changing, limited
The traditional 28-day stint in a rehab facility for drug and alcohol addiction treatment is largely a thing of the past. With managed care and rising costs, those struggling with opioid addictions are likely to spend no more than three to five days in ...

Cambridge Health Alliance host addiction, recovery forum
Cambridge Health Alliance and the Massachusetts Organization for Addiction Recovery recently hosted a free forum on education and awareness on addiction, recovery and access to services at Tufts University. More than 150 people participated in a series ...

Addiction treatment comes in many forms, so check with your doctor first
The opioid and heroin epidemic is making headlines in Kentucky daily. According to the Kentucky Office of Drug Control Policy, 1,248 Kentuckians died from overdoses in 2015. In recent months, we have seen the deadly emergence of powerful new drugs like ...

Wyden says Congress needs to properly fund opioid addiction treatment
Wyden says Congress needs to properly fund opioid addiction treatment. by KATU Staff. Monday, October 10th 2016. U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Oregon, discusses a report on opioid treatment and addiction by the Democratic staff of the Senate Committee on ...

BC addiction therapy treatment: Aim to streamline health care ...
BC addiction therapy treatment: Aim to streamline health care ...

First internet addiction rehab clinic opens in Algeria
Constantine, Algeria - "When talking about addiction, people usually think about tobacco, drugs or alcohol dependency," said Dr Hakima Boualem, head of the medical staff of the addiction treatment centre of Bachir Mentouri clinic in Constantine. "But ...

Quest Deliverance helps those battling addiction
Today, she has a job with another addiction recovery organization in Akron. Her time at Deliverance House taught her how to cope with problems, handle mistakes and deal with emotions — tools she says enable her to live a regular life. Every day isn't ...

B.C. aims to streamline addiction treatment as evidence grows for ...
B.C. aims to streamline addiction treatment as evidence grows for ...

BC aims to improve addiction treatment
As fentanyl overdoses continue to dominate headlines, the head of a newly announced B.C. Centre on Substance Use says finding the best addiction treatment in B.C. is notoriously difficult because there's no single system to navigate — and science ...

Gov. Wolf pushes addiction treatment in Pottstown
Quigley said a handful of measures that have passed in the House that await Senate approval, including measures to ensure the proper disposal of prescription medications, creating a task force to assess access to addiction treatment and requiring ...

Gov. Wolf pushes addiction treatment in Pottstown-area
Quigley said a handful of measures that have passed in the House that await Senate approval, including measures to ensure the proper disposal of prescription medications, creating a task force to assess access to addiction treatment and requiring ...

Addiction Recovery Centers See Uptick in Healthcare Professionals Entering Treatment for Heroin, Opioids
In the past two years, addiction recovery and rehabilitation centers across the country have experienced a skyrocket in admissions of professionals of all types — from medical students, residents, pharmacists and dentists to attorneys, business owners ...

Know the types of addiction recovery treatment options
The addiction rehabilitation industry in the United States, including drugs, alcohol and other substances, is a $35 billion business. That's what the more than 2.5 million people who receive treatment -- or their insurance companies -- spend on care ...

GHP launches Had Enough addiction awareness campaign
Andy Mendenhall is regional medical director of Clean Slate Addiction Treatment Centers. The firm recently opened an inpatient treatment center in Williamsport. He'll be among the featured panelists at the Oct. 20 event at Shamokin Area, which was ...




Last Modified: 10/2016