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The role of addiction treatment centers in recovery from drugs

Addiction may appear like a hopeless situation. Fortunately, substance abuse programs continue to help many people out of their addiction problems. However, it can be difficult to choose an appropriate drug treatment program for your loved one. 364 more words

Drug Rehabilitation

Replacing jail with drug (mis)treatment

We happened onto this heartbreaking  photo on the website of the Courthouse Dogs Foundation with the following caption:

“Most treatment court participants struggle in their long recovery from substance abuse and mental health issues. 188 more words

Criminal Law

New Article by Ditte Andersen: "Giving Clients a Backstage Experience: A Case of Dramaturgical Trouble in the Professional Performance of Drug Treatment"

Ditte Andersen’s article, just published on Early View, explores the role of clients and professionals in achieving change through drug treatment. 


Professionals who provide drug treatment to young people seek to approach clients as agents of change, i.e., highlight clients’ agency and ownership of treatment plans. 77 more words


Why Confidentiality is Key When it Comes to Your Employee's Addiction Recovery

Confidentiality is an important part of of the recovery process. That’s because addiction experts have shown that access to confidential treatment services gets the most effective recovery results. 499 more words

Drug Testing