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Addiction Recovery News 05/2017




Try this at home: Program brings drug addiction treatment to patients
Science and results are rare in addiction treatment, he said. “There are old, old notions that have hung pretty tough,” said Korn. “When I was young, when I was in training and as soon as substance abuse was mentioned, the response of physicians was ...

Closed Addiction Treatment Center Seeks to Auction Assets
UNDERHILL, Vt. (AP) — A residential addiction treatment center that has filed for bankruptcy protection is seeking to auction off the assets at its site in Underhill, Vermont. The Burlington Free Press reports (http://bfpne.ws/2pxJdGX ) that the ...

Closed addiction treatment center seeks to auction assets
UNDERHILL, Vt. (AP) — A residential addiction treatment center that has filed for bankruptcy protection is seeking to auction off the assets at its site in Underhill, Vermont. The Burlington Free Press reports (http://bfpne.ws/2pxJdGX ) that the ...

National Opioid Addiction Treatment Leader Launches Center in Hartford
Founded in 2009 in response to the growing opioid epidemic facing the country, the company is a growing, multi-state network of physician-led outpatient addiction treatment centers where patients who have addiction and associated disorders can receive ...

Virginia Selected to Study Opioid Addiction Treatment Options fo ...
Virginia Selected to Study Opioid Addiction Treatment Options fo ...

Home addiction treatment program connects doctors, nurses, therapists with patients in recovery
Science and results are rare in addiction treatment, he said. "There are old, old notions that have hung pretty tough," said Korn. "When I was young, when I was in training and as soon as substance abuse was mentioned, the response of physicians was ...

NY expanding addiction treatment services
ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – In the state's latest effort to battle the deadly opioid addiction crisis, $250,000 will be dedicated to helping people access addiction treatment services. Part of that money, $100,000, will go to the Addiction Care Center of ...

Cumberland County to train addiction peer recovery specialists
Gov. Chris Christie spoke at the New Jersey Prevention Network's Annual Addiction Conference, which educates prevention and treatment professionals about critical issues surrounding substance abuse, while providing a unique forum for networking, ...

Virginia prisons tapped to learn more about opioid addiction treatment
Mayo Clinic researchers found that 1 in 4 patients prescribed an opioid painkiller for the first time progressed to long-term prescriptions. (Photo courtesy Fotolia/TNS). prev. next. Virginia and seven other states have been selected by the National ...

Families play dangerous waiting game to get treatment for heroin addiction
Lazar said they could fill more beds and help more people, if only patients could afford the treatment. There's no "average cost" for heroin addiction treatment. Most facilities operate on a sliding scale depending on need and insurance. If you pay out ...

Insight Treatment Programs Partner With UCLA on Facebook Study ...
Insight Treatment Programs Partner With UCLA on Facebook Study ...

FDA OKs Bunavail for Induction of Opioid Addiction Treatment
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved BioDelivery Sciences International's supplemental new drug application (sNDA) for Bunavail (buprenorphine and naloxone) buccal film, the company said today. The sNDA allows for use of Bunavail ...

Maui Addiction Treatment Program Gets $135K Grant
Mālama is the only women-specific addiction treatment center on Maui and the only place where young children can stay with their mothers while they get help in therapeutic and sober living settings. The program aims to provide caring, holistic ...

Ladies Living Free celebrates 10 years of success in addiction recovery
These women are not what you may imagine when you think of addicts. They are mothers and wives. "I came here...10 years ago from jail. I was addicted for 14 years," said Becky Pritchett. "When I was sitting in jail, I remember thinking that I was ...

Virginia prisons tapped to learn more about opioid addiction ...
Virginia prisons tapped to learn more about opioid addiction ...

JLAP: One person's story of alcohol addiction, recovery
Editor's note: This is a first-person account of someone who got help through the Judges and Lawyers Assistance Program. To protect confidentiality, the author's name is being withheld. I don't know the exact date things changed. I can't pinpoint the ...

Georgia losing patience with drug treatment tourists - ABC News
In this March 8, 2017 photo, Ashley Gardner, 34, takes a dose of methadone at Counseling Solutions of Chatsworth, Ga. Gardner, 34-year-old woman said her ...

Free film about community fighting drug addiction - News - Wyoming ...
Free film about community fighting drug addiction - News - Wyoming ...

What We're Reading: Prison Addiction Treatment; Fasting Studies; Minority Health Disparities
Eight states will participate in a program to provide more opioid addiction treatment to prisoners. According to The Washington Post, Alaska, Indiana, Kansas, Minnesota, North Carolina, New Jersey, Virginia, and Washington, will participate in a ...

National Opioid Addiction Treatment Leader Launches Center in Hartford
HARTFORD, CT--(Marketwired - May 01, 2017) - CleanSlate Centers, a leader in providing care to those suffering from opioid and alcohol addiction, announced today the company continues to expand local access to safe, effective, physician-led treatment ...

NGA Launches Study to Expand Opioid-addiction Treatment ...
NGA Launches Study to Expand Opioid-addiction Treatment ...

Samaritan House raises $25K for addiction recovery
Great food and a great cause drew supporters to the Samaritan House's 4th Annual Burritos for Beds breakfast fundraiser in Annapolis. During the 3-hour donation-only event at Chevys FreshMex, guests contributed over $25,000 to the Samaritan House ...

Maine Groups To Receive $1.5M For Opioid Addiction Treatment ...
Maine Groups To Receive $1.5M For Opioid Addiction Treatment ...

Two Vermont Residential Addiction Treatment Providers Expand
The Vermont Department of Health announced Wednesday two residential drug treatment providers have increased the number of beds for inpatient treatment and are taking referrals. This is part of an effort to fill the need for space after the Maple Leaf ...

Here's How My Wife's Addiction Almost Destroyed Our Marriage And ...
Here's How My Wife's Addiction Almost Destroyed Our Marriage And ...

Georgia governor signs limits on drug treatment centers
Georgia is increasing regulation of addiction treatment centers, prompted by complaints from northwest Georgia lawmakers and residents that a cluster of programs there largely treat people traveling from other states. Gov. Nathan Deal signed the ...

Addiction treatment center opens in Pike County
EOLIA, Mo. -- Northeast Missouri has seen its share of narcotic drug distribution and addiction. Although local police departments have investigated illegal drug use, many residents have asked that drug problems be combated in another way. The request ...

Road Races That Fund Addiction Recovery
Heroes in Recovery races raise awareness and fund addiction recovery, including local non-profit addiction treatment programs. According to the Foundations Recovery Network (FRN), the stigma associated with substance abuse and mental health disorders ...

Saving More Lives Means Modernizing Addiction Treatment
My work in addiction treatment has shown me just how important it is to continue to raise the bar on treatment methodology today. The 2017 National Rx Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit in Atlanta served to reinforce my belief that modernizing addiction ...

Lompoc addiction treatment center's detox unit temporarily close ...
Lompoc addiction treatment center's detox unit temporarily close ...

New Addiction Recovery Center Opens on Staten Island
New Addiction Recovery Center Opens on Staten Island. A new addiction recovery center is opening on Staten Island to help addicts and their loved ones find programs and services. | May 5, 2017, at 12:12 a.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google + ...

Kenton County Detention Center addiction treatment programs featured in KET documentary
Innovative programs at the Kenton County Detention Center are highlighted in KET's Journey to Recovery documentary, which takes an in-depth look at the state's opioid epidemic. The documentary airs Monday, May 8 at 9/8 p.m. on KET. “Incarceration for ...

Addiction recovery center to hold open house May 8
Coastal Recovery Community Center Director Amy Stendel said, “This is such a benefit for our community, as we all know there is an enormous need for it. We have all been affected by substance abuse in one way or another. Our goal is to reduce the ...

Community Connection takes an in-depth look at drug addiction ...
Community Connection takes an in-depth look at drug addiction ...

Debate continues over treating opioid addiction with opioids
Karl Soderstrom, who runs Fiend 2 Clean peer-to-peer addiction recovery support network in Wasilla, disagreed. “I think it's naive to think that counseling isn't effective. I think that by just prescribing we're addressing the biological effects of the ...

Addiction recovery advocate visits Clinton
CLINTON, Ill (WAND)- Jaime Smith has been taking her struggle with addiction across the state. She is currently in her 13 month of recovery from pills and heroin. She is now in a process of being an advocate for those struggling with the disease. She ...

New addiction treatment center to be built along Eklutna Lake Road
For more than two decades, Cook Inlet Tribal Council has run its addiction treatment program out of the first floor of the building on the corner of Tudor and Elmore roads. On the second floor of the building, known as the Ernie Turner Center, Cook ...

The Plight of Opioid Addiction May Get a Lot Worse with the American Health Care Act
I provide treatment for opiate addiction that includes medication. For individuals who have been able to access addiction treatment through the ACA, including Medicaid expansion in the individual market through the health exchanges. If they are now ...

Monday, May 8, 2016: Policing fake news, nonsensical gun restrictions, fund addiction treatment
I attended Gov. Paul LePage's recent town hall meeting at the University of Maine at Fort Kent. I would like to express thanks to the governor for the opportunity to hear his view points and for his service to our state. There was discussion about the ...

Program brings drug addiction treatment to patients - News - fosters ...
Program brings drug addiction treatment to patients - News - fosters ...

Acupuncture Aids in Addiction Recovery, Reports Manhattan ...
Acupuncture Aids in Addiction Recovery, Reports Manhattan ...

Acupuncture Aids in Addiction Recovery, Reports Manhattan Acupuncture Clinic
NEW YORK, May 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Studies have shown that acupuncture helps manage withdrawal symptoms and negative feelings associated with addiction recovery. This treatment reduces anxiety, helps manage physical withdrawal ...

MaineGeneral system to launch new opioid treatment program
“The whole goal is to basically help them relearn how to live their life, how the next time your boyfriend yells at you, or you get stressed out driving your car, or whatever the situation is, how are you not going to use heroin,” O'Connor said of ...

The power of addiction: A Channel 6 News special report
Lilly Ettinger is the program coordinator at Baylor University's addiction recovery center she seen the problem first hand. “Addiction is not an issue of moral behavior, it's a disease just like asthma or diabetes." Recovery centers and rehab ...

Addiction and Recovery Services Go Mobile in Madison
The Community Services Unit of the Morris County Sheriff's Office in conjunction with the Morris County Department of Human Services, the Mental Health Association of Morris County, Morris County Prevention is Key and their Center for Addiction ...

New addiction treatment facility opens in Vergennes
Valley Vista, which operates a 72-bed facility in Bradford, began taking patients at the new 19-bed residential treatment location in late April. The opening of the new facility was streamlined after Underhill's Maple Leaf Treatment Center abruptly ...

Crist visits Largo opioid addiction treatment center to defend funding
That includes thousands receiving treatment for substance use disorders, by endangering funding that subsidizes treatment centers like the Operation Parental Awareness and Responsibility (PAR) addiction treatment center in Largo. On Monday, May 8, ...

Nurse licensing laws block treatment for opioid addiction
To help address that, Congress last year enacted the Comprehensive Addiction Treatment and Recovery Act. One of the law's most significant provisions allows nurse practitioners and physician assistants to apply for a federal license to prescribe the ...

Legislative panel hears debate on addiction treatment - News - The ...
Legislative panel hears debate on addiction treatment - News - The ...

Business groups fight bill mandating up to 30 days of addiction ...
Business groups fight bill mandating up to 30 days of addiction ...




Last Modified: 05/2017