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Addiction Recovery News 08/2016




Amy Winehouse Foundation Opens Addiction Recovery Home for Women
Amy Winehouse Foundation Opens Addiction Recovery Home for Women. "Fresh starts are difficult to make ... Amy's Place will give young women the tools to help make this a reality," family says. Credit: Rob Verhorst/Redferns/Getty. By Daniel Kreps. 2 ...

Amy Winehouse Foundation Opens Addiction Recovery Home for Women
The Amy Winehouse Foundation announced that they would open a London home for women recovering from drug and alcohol addiction. More. On the fifth anniversary of Amy Winehouse's death, the Amy Winehouse Foundation announced it would open a ...

Bangor Public Hearing On Expansion Of Addiction Treatment Center ...
Bangor Public Hearing On Expansion Of Addiction Treatment Center ...

Tickets available for Doylestown-area screening of youth addiction ...
Tickets available for Doylestown-area screening of youth addiction ...

Pennsylvania Task Force Convened to Examine Access to Addiction ...
Pennsylvania Task Force Convened to Examine Access to Addiction ...

County to add addiction recovery clinic - Big News Network.com
Public Health Dayton and Montgomery County is considering paying about 100000 to expand a health clinic at Elizabeth Place The Board of Health will vote ...

Secretary Clinton And Mr. Trump: Meet The Inmates Facing ...
Secretary Clinton And Mr. Trump: Meet The Inmates Facing ...

Amy Winehouse Substance Abuse: How The Late Singer's Death Changed Addiction Treatment For Women
On the fifth anniversary of Amy Winehouse's death, the foundation set up in her honor opens the doors to Amy's Place — a drug and alcohol rehab center just for women. The Amy Winehouse Foundation and Centre Care and Support designed the east ...

Addiction: Exhibit explores recovery through art
Visitors take in the new exhibit at the IU Kokomo art gallery entitled "Addictions," which opened Monday, Aug. 1, 2016. The project was funded by a grant allowing faculty to study the effects of art on addiction recovery. Using art as a way to express ...

Amy's Place: Amy Winehouse Foundation Announces Opening Of Addiction Recovery Home For Women
English singer Amy Winehouse died on July 23, 2011, at the young age of 27, and on her fifth death anniversary, the Amy Winehouse Foundation revealed that they will be soon opening a drug and alcohol recovery home exclusively for women. The Amy ...

State panel to review legal obstacles to addiction treatment
The task force stems from a state House resolution that charged the Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs to establish a task force to review laws, regulations and agreements regarding addiction treatment. “We must ensure that those who ...

State provides money for local inpatient addiction treatment - City ...
State provides money for local inpatient addiction treatment - City ...

Addiction Treatment Center Fights to Prevent Overdose Related ...
Addiction Treatment Center Fights to Prevent Overdose Related ...

Albany announces grants to expand addiction treatment in WNY ...
Albany announces grants to expand addiction treatment in WNY ...

Drug Rehab Center Raises Recovery Rates Through New ...
Drug Rehab Center Raises Recovery Rates Through New ...

Opiate-Addiction Implant Offers an Option to Those in Recovery
The rods dispense continuous doses of the opiate-addiction recovery drug buprenorphine into the body and can be replaced with new implants after six months. Implanted patients obviously can't sell or trade oral doses of buprenorphine — a practice ...

Brookline Resident Runs for Addiction Treatment
Brookline Resident Runs for Addiction Treatment. Dr. Katherine Gergen Barnett, a physician at Boston Medical Center, completed the Boston Triathlon this past weekend for Team BMC. By Alex Newman (Patch Staff) - August 3, 2016 10:59 am ET. Brookline ...

North Dakota Senate keeps budget cuts in drug addiction treatment, property tax relief and social services
BISMARCK – Senate Democrats made impassioned pleas Wednesday for restoring funds cut from drug addiction treatment, property tax relief and social services programs, but Republicans citing the state's bleak budget outlook rejected all three ...

What Two Women Want You To Know About Opioid Abuse — From Experience
Erica, a high-level manager and mother of three, kept an all-consuming secret for more than three years: She was addicted to prescription painkillers. At her lowest point, she would swallow a full month's supply in a week — 90 pills in seven days. “I ...

Maine Voices: Expanded access to opioid addiction treatment is a moral imperative
Additionally, many practices are challenged to offer this treatment because of the significant social stigma and bias about addiction and addiction treatment that remain rampant in our communities. One only needs to read public comments about this ...

Maine Voices: Expanded access to opioid addiction treatment is a ...
Maine Voices: Expanded access to opioid addiction treatment is a ...

Gov. Wolf recognizes Gateway Rehab for commitment to opioid addiction treatment
Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf acknowledged Gateway Rehabilitation Services for its commitment to opioid addiction treatment during a press conference at its corporate headquarters on Thursday, while also highlighting the state's multi-pronged ...

Now, Cong offers de-addiction treatment to city Mayor
With the Mayor Sunil Jyoti and Senior Deputy Mayor Kamaljit Bhatia's issue getting resolved on Friday, the Congress has now opened front on Mayor Jyoti. The Congress councillors led by its leader Jagdish Raja has now demanded an inquiry against the ...

Insurance Rules Can Hamper Recovery From Opioid Addiction
"There's a continuing pattern of discrimination, which results in reduced access to people who need opioid addiction treatment." Prior authorization requirements can also pressure doctors to change how they prescribe a drug such as Suboxone. Sometimes ...

Sign-up available for relay to support addiction recovery
Runners and volunteers may now sign up for the second annual Cape Cod Run for Recovery, a team relay to help raise awareness about the opioid epidemic on Cape Cod and unite communities on supporting recovery. The race will take place over two days ...

State panel to review legal obstacles to addiction treatment
The task force stems from a state House resolution that charged the Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs to establish a task force to review laws, regulations and agreements regarding addiction treatment. “We must ensure that those who ...

This week: altruistic kidney donation, plus opioid addiction treatment
As Jody Adams scrolled through Facebook in January, one post stuck with her. It was written from the point of view of an infant seeking someone to donate a kidney to his ailing mother. A nurse for 12 years and the mother of six children, Adams says the ...

Teen Addiction Treatment Facilities Give Back With Beach Clean Up ...
Teen Addiction Treatment Facilities Give Back With Beach Clean Up ...

Wolf announces Penn Foundation a Center of Excellence for opioid addiction treatment
Wolf appeared with state Department of Human Services Secretary Ted Dallas at Penn Foundation's Loux Healthcare Center to announce the foundation as one of 20 Centers of Excellence for opioid addiction treatment. The 2016-17 state budget includes ...

Wolf announces Penn Foundation a Center of Excellence for opioid ...
Wolf announces Penn Foundation a Center of Excellence for opioid ...

Expanding access to addiction treatment is a moral imperative
Additionally, many practices are challenged to offer this treatment because of the significant social stigma and bias about addiction and addiction treatment that remain rampant in our communities. One only needs to read public comments about this ...

Drug Rehab Center's New Comprehensive Addiction Treatment Plan Yields Higher Recovery Rate
In order to ensure maximum potential for enduring recovery, American Drug Rehab Centers' now utilize an addiction recovery program that treats both the physical and mental aspects of addiction. The dual diagnosis treatment programs at this drug rehab ...

Next-Gen PSAs Target New Angle in Drug Addiction, Recovery - St ...
Next-Gen PSAs Target New Angle in Drug Addiction, Recovery - St ...

Addiction recovery services struggling to meet demand
Getting hit in the face was all part of Laurie Polata's plan. She was desperate to get her daughter Michelle out of a seemingly endless cycle of opioid drug addiction, sex trafficking and crime. Laurie's plan was to offer Michelle money and ask her to ...

Treatment provider now taking clients struggling with addiction
Community Medical Services is now open for business in Wasilla to treat opioid-dependent individuals with medication and counseling. From left to right: Managing Clinician Mary Kenshalo, Receptionist Andrea Blackburn, Dr. David Brauner and CEO Nick ...

Drug Rehab Center's New Individualized Addiction Treatment ...
Drug Rehab Center's New Individualized Addiction Treatment ...

Doctors Need A New Skill Set For This Opioid Abuse Treatment ...
Doctors Need A New Skill Set For This Opioid Abuse Treatment ...

Mindfulness Can Aid Recovery from Stimulant Addiction
UCLA's research introduced mindfulness training early in the addiction recovery process with encouraging results. Results of the small clinical trial are found online in the journal Mindfulness. “When stimulant users attempt to quit, some of the most ...

Going To The MAT: Government And Science Back Medication Assisted Treatment Of Addiction
Two of the programs are listed as certified opioid addiction treatment programs, using the three major medication assisted treatment medications –including buprenorphine– combined with psychosocial treatments like therapy and job training. Dr. Gay ...

Going To The MAT: Government And Science Back Medication ...
Going To The MAT: Government And Science Back Medication ...

James Healy to Host a New Podcast Serving the Addiction Recovery ...
James Healy to Host a New Podcast Serving the Addiction Recovery ...

Burlington County rally to celebrate drug addiction recovery
MEDFORD TWP. — For one day, look beyond the depths of drug addiction, celebrate your successes and come together with those who've been there before and found the way out. The non-profit Adam O'Brien Recovery Foundation, which is based in ...

Why Peer Support is Playing a Growing Role in Addiction Recovery
“The bottom line is that peers can help improve treatment outcomes,” says Tom Hill senior adviser on addiction recovery with the federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. His agency promotes peer support as a tool for recovery, ...

Faith-based addiction recovery gaining ground in East Tennessee
Medication as part of an addiction recovery program is just one component, but addicts also need access to a proper recovery program that includes medication as well as behavioral changes, a local physician and former addict told a group of faith-based ...

Booker, Menendez want more funding for addiction treatment
LIVINGSTON — New Jersey's two U.S. senators have joined forces with the nation's top medical official in an effort to combat opioid addiction and related problems. U.S. Sen. Cory Booker (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images). Democrats Cory Booker and Bob ...

Recovery Centers of America Hires 80 Professionals for the New England Center for Addiction Medicine
As the data continues to demand more treatment options for those struggling with drug and alcohol addiction, Recovery Centers of America (RCA) is searching for the area's leading substance use disorder specialists and professionals to staff the New ...

HCV Drug Effective in Patients With Drug Addiction
"Coupling addiction treatment and curative HCV therapies has been predicted to reduce overall transmission and burden of this deadly infection. Now we have evidence that these predictions can come true." For the current study, investigators with the ...

New in-home drug addiction treatment program | News Talk 980 ...
New in-home drug addiction treatment program | News Talk 980 ...

Workit Health raises $1.1M in bid to go beyond digital version of addiction recovery program
Workit Health, a digital health business geared to people in various stages of substance use, has raised $1 million in seed funding, according to a news release on its website. The investment will be used to scale its model so it can be better equipped ...

Doctors Need A New Skill Set For This Opioid Abuse Treatment
Probuphine is unlike any other addiction treatment on the market. It promises to be life-changing for people already stable in recovery using medication-assisted treatment, who would otherwise need a daily dose of a similar drug to stay free of ...




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