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AKA Jessica Jones & PTSD


Name: Jessica Jones
Date of Birth into Comics: November, 2001
Education: High school diploma
Date of Initial Interview: 11/20/2015
Date of Report: 10/01/2016… 1,904 more words

Motivational Interviewing

Do you suffer alcohol use disorder?

Alcohol use and abuse is associated with many problems in New Zealand, including health, violence, crime, relationships, work productivity.

Because alcohol has been and still is ingrained into New Zealand society abuse of the drug is often glossed over. 999 more words


Harm Reduction vs. Abstinence Based treatment for Alcohol Use Disorders

By: Sara Y. Arce, LMHC, CAP

Alcohol Use Disorders (AUD) affect 17 million american’s; 11.2 million men, 5.7 million women and 855,000 adolescents ages 12–17. (National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, 2012) Some of the characteristics of an AUD include drinking more than one intended to, difficulty stopping or reducing the use, continued drinking despite negative consequences and symptoms of withdrawal or cravings when you stop consuming alcohol.  350 more words

What is Binge Drinking?

By David Joel Miller.

Binge drinking is a huge problem.

Some people have one drink after dinner each night. Other people save them up and have all seven on Friday night. 1,069 more words

Recovery And Resiliency

What is an Alcohol Use Disorder?

By David Joel Miller.

How is Alcohol Use Disorder different from Alcoholism?

Used to be a time when doctors treated medical issues, Therapists treated mental illness, Social services treated poverty related issues and – well – no one exactly wanted to do anything with drug addicts and alcoholics. 849 more words

Co-Occurring Disorders