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Regrowth

It has been a few weeks since I posted here. My last post was on the power and negativity of stigma. I shared a quote from David Rosenbloom, Ph.D . 507 more words

Child With Addiction

Substace Abuse Treatment Experts at Gateway Chicago River North

MEET THE STAFF AT GATEWAY CHICAGO RIVER NORTH

We’re here to help!

 – Medical Director, Dr. Keith Sarpolis
 – Program Director, Paul Getzendanner, JD, LCSW, CADC…

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Help For Substance Abuse

NALOXONE, HIDDEN AGENDA ? REALLY?

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/andrew-kolodny-md/naloxone-necessary-but-not-nearly-enough_b_5485291.html

https://addictionandrecoverynews.wordpress.com/2015/03/25/naloxone-is-not-enough

Naloxone advocates have a secret mission.  That is we are trying to increase the numbers of people using illicit opiates…..COME ON PEOPLE….We are not trying to normalize illicit drug use or send a message that opiate addiction is okay.   1,218 more words

Drug War

Who is using Heroin?

During the evening I answer  “calls” on our website. It’s a chat service and the topics can be on subjects like drug addiction, alcoholism and mental illness. 766 more words

Addiction

DOING HARM - THE AMERICAN WAY!

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https://www.yahoo.com/health/naming-the-addiction-families-use-obituaries-to-113522579072.html

Here is a very sad story about a young man who died of a heroin overdose.  The parents knew he was struggling with heroin and “stayed by his side” trying to help.   636 more words

Drug War

Just Say No: Educating today's youth about drug dangers

“We have two missions. We have a drug treatment center to help people fight an addiction, and we have a prevention department. Our job is to go around and talk to students, kids and adults about substance abuse. 272 more words

Jacksonville Element

How to Tell Your Family About Rehab

Admitting that you’re an addict is a big step. It’s the first in a long line of steps to recovery. So while you are ready to get the help you need, the question is, is your family ready for what lays ahead? 536 more words

Scottsdale Recovery Center