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Addiction Recovery News 12/2013




Heroin overdose antidote training at addiction treatment center in Vernon Hills
A drug-awareness group Live4Lali Inc. is co-hosting heroin overdose antidote training in Vernon Hills, the Daily Herald reports. "An addiction treatment center in Vernon Hills is scheduled to host the latest suburban training session on administering ...

Center helps mother recover after years of addiction
After a short time at the Broward Addiction Recovery Center and at a residential treatment program, Bohl begged to be admitted to the Susan B. Anthony Center. She knew she wasn't ready to be on her own again. She was accepted and stayed at the center ...

2 Youngsville therapist appointed to state agencies by Gov. Jindal
Victory Addiction Recovery Center in Lafayette announced today two members of their staff were appointed by Governor Bobby Jindal to serve on state agency boards and commissions. CEO, David Legendre, Ph.D., LPC, LMFT was reappointed by Jindal to ...

2 Youngsville therapist appointed to state agencies by Gov. Jindal
Victory Addiction Recovery Center in Lafayette announced today two members of their staff were appointed by Governor Bobby Jindal to serve on state agency boards and commissions. CEO, David Legendre, Ph.D., LPC, LMFT was reappointed by Jindal to ...

2 staff members of Victory Addiction Recovery Center appointed to state ...
2 staff members of Victory Addiction Recovery Center appointed to state ...

Groundbreaking Book On Recovery from Addiction and Alcoholism Wins 2013 ...
Groundbreaking Book On Recovery from Addiction and Alcoholism Wins 2013 ...

Desert Star Addiction Recovery Center looks at eating disorders
Having the highest mortality rate of any mental illness and often unseen to the human eye, eating disorders make up more than 24 million people in the U.S. Wanting to take action to help those in need, the Desert Star Addiction Recovery Center started ...

Leading Online Addiction Treatment Provider, Lionrock Recovery, Announces Its ...
Leading Online Addiction Treatment Provider, Lionrock Recovery, Announces Its ...

Leading Online Addiction Treatment Provider, Lionrock Recovery, Announces Its ...
Leading Online Addiction Treatment Provider, Lionrock Recovery, Announces Its ...

Officials look for new site to build drug addiction recovery center in Boyd County
GRAYSON, Kentucky — Officials are looking for another location in Boyd County where they can build a drug addiction recovery center. Kentucky Housing Corp. spokeswoman Charla Jackson Peter told The Independent (http://bit.ly/1ePmz0v) that partners in ...

Crawford County Common Pleas Court and Probation Department personnel ...
Crawford County Common Pleas Court and Probation Department personnel ...

Recovery center now slated for Boyd County
GRAYSON, Ky. (AP) - Officials are looking for another location in Boyd County where they can build a drug addiction recovery center. Kentucky Housing Corp. spokeswoman Charla Jackson Peter told The Independent (http://bit.ly/1ePmz0v) that partners in ...

Addiction treatment centre to have new home in January
The Ontario Addiction Treatment Centre in Thunder Bay's downtown south core is on the move to a new location. The methadone clinic is currently located on East Victoria Avenue. But come January, it will be moving to the White Cedar Health Care Centre ...

Honolulu Treatment Center Launches New Consultation Program on Updated ...
Honolulu Treatment Center Launches New Consultation Program on Updated ...

Drug and Alcohol Treatment Facility to Kick-off Monthly Family Night Event in ...
Drug and Alcohol Treatment Facility to Kick-off Monthly Family Night Event in ...

Addiction treatment center focuses on whole family
Special Report - Special Report - December 05, 2013. Addiction treatment center focuses on whole family. Harmony Grove emphasizes neurobiology, trauma counseling, empathetic care. By Katie Ross Of the Journal of Business. Spokane Valley addiction ...

Decriminalization of drug use, addiction treatment would help most
I commend the Press for its balanced and informative article on the debate over the legalization of marijuana in Tennessee. As a medical professional and concerned citizen, I do however take issue with some of the statements made by the proponent and ...

Best of 2013: GoodTherapy.org's Top 10 Websites for Addiction
The Addiction Recovery Guide: This “online guide to drug and alcohol addiction recovery” offers several pages of helpful insight and information for people in recovery. For people who think they may be experiencing addiction, there are links to ...

Drug Rehabilitation Center Is Now Servicing the Hammocks, Florida, with ...
Drug Rehabilitation Center Is Now Servicing the Hammocks, Florida, with ...

Drug Rehabilitation Center Is Now Servicing the Hammocks, Florida, with ...
Drug Rehabilitation Center Is Now Servicing the Hammocks, Florida, with ...

COMT Inhibitors Up Adherence to Opioid Maintenance Treatment
Dr. Shafa underscored the importance of any improvement in the adherence rates among the population of patients who repeatedly fail opiate addiction treatment. "It is a well-known phenomenon that these patients represent the majority of the population ...

CRC Health Group Announces Acquisition of Nation's Fourth Largest Opiate ...
CRC Health Group Announces Acquisition of Nation's Fourth Largest Opiate ...

CRC Health Group Announces Acquisition of Nation's Fourth Largest Opiate ...
CRC Health Group Announces Acquisition of Nation's Fourth Largest Opiate ...

Stimulant-addicted patients can quit smoking without hindering treatment
Smokers who are addicted to cocaine or methamphetamine can quit smoking while being treated for their stimulant addiction, without interfering with stimulant addiction treatment. This is according to new research funded by the National Institute on ...

Dr. Carolyn Ross in Denver, CO, Now Offers Suboxone Treatment to Help ...
Dr. Carolyn Ross in Denver, CO, Now Offers Suboxone Treatment to Help ...

Co-founder to step aside at recovery agency Amethyst
Ginny O'Keeffe, a founder of Amethyst Inc., an addiction-recovery program that has helped thousands of central Ohio women, plans to retire from the agency after 30 years. It was not a decision made easily. “Having the honor and privilege of being with ...

Pill Mill Attorney with Joyce and Reyes: Access to Addiction Treatment ...
Pill Mill Attorney with Joyce and Reyes: Access to Addiction Treatment ...

Mountainside Reveals the Truths Behind 10 Addiction Myths
Mountainside Treatment Center specializes in providing innovative and effective substance abuse addiction treatment to those who need it. It has helped over 6,000 individuals achieve sobriety since its founding fifteen years ago. While the job of ...

Cocaine Addiction: Patient Behavior Predicts Treatment Success
Similarly, positron-emission tomography (PET) imaging results revealed that the ventral striatal PET signal alone had strong accuracy in predicting individual cocaine addiction treatment response, with a cross-validated correct rate of 82%. "What this ...

Foundation gets funds for addiction recovery
Central Kansas Foundation for Alcohol and Chemical Dependency has been awarded a $23,800 grant through the Kansas Health Foundation's Recognition Grants program. This money will help support the KanRecover project, which will use a smartphone ...

Former addicts encouraged to come out of shadows
Panel members included Williams, Buckman, Laura Elliott-Engel, executive director of the Cattaraugus Council on Addiction Recovery Services, Dual Recovery Coordinator Dan Alamsi, for Columbia County's Department of Human Services, and moderator ...

Famous Ex Monk Santikaro Delivers a Buddhist Interpretation of Addiction ...
Famous Ex Monk Santikaro Delivers a Buddhist Interpretation of Addiction ...

Sea Mar takes over troubled Recovery Services in Island County
Mark MacNaughton saw the highs and the lows of Island County's addiction recovery efforts. MacNaughton, formerly the county's program manager, sat next to Island County Human Services Director Jackie Henderson as county leadership outlined Recovery ...

Controversial addiction recovery charity requires addicts to work up to 18 ...
Controversial addiction recovery charity requires addicts to work up to 18 ...

Rep. Serpa Attends Seminar Exploring Science Behind Addiction, Treatment ...
Rep. Serpa Attends Seminar Exploring Science Behind Addiction, Treatment ...

Orlando Treatment Center Announces New Alcohol Addiction Program for Adults ...
Orlando Treatment Center Announces New Alcohol Addiction Program for Adults ...

Victory Outreach was found to be running homes with poorly trained staff
In a report, aired on RTÉ One tonight, one church, Victory Outreach, was found to be running such homes with poorly trained staff. Victory Outreach is part of an international Evangelical Christian church and has a number of churches and recovery homes ...

HEALTH: New Port Centre marks 25th anniversary of providing residential ...
HEALTH: New Port Centre marks 25th anniversary of providing residential ...

Rumson seeks injunction against addiction recovery group home after heroin ...
Rumson seeks injunction against addiction recovery group home after heroin ...

Rumson seeks injunction against addiction recovery group home after heroin ...
Rumson seeks injunction against addiction recovery group home after heroin ...

Elements Behavioral Health Acquires Journey Healing Centers' Network of ...
Elements Behavioral Health Acquires Journey Healing Centers' Network of ...

Tulsa Treatment Center Launches Programs Aimed at Curbing Marijuana ...
Tulsa Treatment Center Launches Programs Aimed at Curbing Marijuana ...

Seizure Drug Shows Promise As Cocaine-Addiction Treatment
Seizure Drug Shows Promise As Cocaine-Addiction Treatment. Joan Arehart-Treichel. Psychiatric News. Volume 48 Number 24 page 1. Print. E-mail. Recipient(s) will receive an email with a link (good for 72 hours) to 'Seizure Drug Shows Promise As ...

Boise City Treatment Center Announces Adult, Adolescent Program to Stop ...
Boise City Treatment Center Announces Adult, Adolescent Program to Stop ...

A home for body and soul: substance using women in recovery
We report on an in-depth qualitative study of 28 active and former substance addicted women of low or marginal income on the core components of a harm reduction-based addiction recovery program. These women volunteered to be interviewed about their ...

Addiction treatment center director offers advice for helping addicts
Jim Steinhagen, executive director of addiction treatment center Hazelden in Plymouth, offered advice: “Listen to the voice in your head. Trust your intuition.” Telltale signs of drug abuse include changes in personality, appearance, friends and school ...

Addiction treatment center director offers advice for helping addicts
Jim Steinhagen, executive director of addiction treatment center Hazelden in Plymouth, offered advice: “Listen to the voice in your head. Trust your intuition.” Telltale signs of drug abuse include changes in personality, appearance, friends and school ...

Addiction treatment center director offers advice for helping addicts
Jim Steinhagen, executive director of addiction treatment center Hazelden in Plymouth, offered advice: “Listen to the voice in your head. Trust your intuition.” Telltale signs of drug abuse include changes in personality, appearance, friends and school ...

Center to help female addicts
HUNTINGTON -- Addiction recovery is a battle. Always. But it can be an even more savage one for mothers. Some recovery programs require mothers to part from their children for months at a time. Often, women won't even consider that as an option. "Women ...

The New York Times is dead wrong about drug addiction
In the future, it would be better for journalists writing about addiction treatment to at least explain the thinking behind harm-reduction approaches like Suboxone. They can agree or disagree with that thinking, but to ignore it seems at best ignorant ...




Last Modified: 12/2013