Whose Way of Dealing With Addiction is Better?
Huffington Post (blog)
We both seek simplistic answers that fail to grasp the enormity of the life challenges faced by many addicts, who lack job skills and productive engagement, who don't have social connections to the non-addict world, and who can't see a path on which to ...
Addiction treatment will help cut crime: Man. Grits
By QMI Agency WINNIPEG — Liberal Leader Jon Gerrard says his party will cut crime rates by tackling addiction treatment. Heading into the Oct. 4 provincial election, Gerrard announced Wednesday the Liberals would invest $1.2 million in the first year ...
'Intervention Canada' aims to raise rock bottom for addicts across the country
Winnipeg Free Press
When it's not, it doesn't feel great because you know what that addict is going to go through." Galloway knows that experience first-hand because he, too, was once an addict. It was over 10 years ago, when the Toronto native was working in the finance ...
Barry Lillis Shares His Story of Alcoholism and Redemption
But off the air, Barry was living another life - for years Barry was an alcoholic. His drinking cost him marriages, jobs, his health, and nearly his life. 17 years ago, Barry became a minister, and now every month he shares his story with patients with ...
Leading Experts on Trauma, Eating Disorders and Addiction Host Innovative Half ...
MarketWatch (press release)
7, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Timberline Knolls and Belmont Center for Comprehensive Treatment are hosting a complimentary half-day conference on trauma, eating disorders and addiction, 8 am to noon on Wednesday, September 14, 2011 in Philadelphia ...
Autopsy: Woman who died in Beach jail had abused alcohol
By Kathy Adams A woman who died in the Virginia Beach Correctional Center had a history of alcoholism, state medical officials said today. Sheriff's deputies found Jacquelynn Diane Schwartz, 31, dead in a jail cell early July 18, less than an hour ...
Drug addict swiped €120 from shop till
Byrne had a long-standing drug addiction, having begun when he was aged 15, his solicitor Fiona D'Arcy said. He had been very successful in his rehabilitation when he moved out of the Darndale area, but his addiction began to get out of control again ...
Cyber addiction can incite violent behaviour in youths: Central CDC Mayor
Channel News Asia
By Zhao Quan Yin / Nurul Syuhaida | Posted: 07 September 2011 2144 hrs SINGAPORE: Central CDC Mayor Sam Tan has said that cyber addiction can incite violent behaviour in youths, pointing to the recent death of a teenager who had sought refuge at a ...
Local LHIN wants to streamline mental health services
The Mississauga Halton LHIN is looking at amalgamating mental health and addiction services in the region in an aim to curb wait times and provide more front line care. With 12 LHIN-funded agencies serving those with mental health or addiction problems ...
Hazelden wants to expand in Plymouth
Minneapolis Star Tribune
The campus will target untreated abusers, provide mental health care that is overlooked at many addiction centers, and eliminate a bed shortage that frustrates people just when they are ready to accept treatment, said Jim Steinhagen, the center's ...
Lives get back on track
Vernon Morning Star
There is a lot of denial about how much drug addiction exists and lack of education about how people become addicts. I don't think anyone plans to grow up and become an addict but anyone can become an addict in the wrong combination of circumstances. ...
On Chemical Imbalances in the Brain
By Dirk Hanson
This is, in fact, what can happen in a case of active addiction, or with the habitual use of any receptor-active drug. The phrase “chemical imbalance,” as a means of describing this process, fell out of favor as soon as Pfizer started using the ...
The nondiscriminatory power of addiction | Being Latino Online ...
By Nick Baez
This pattern is counterproductive to treatment; if the addict never learns to take responsibility for hisaddiction, then he will continue to feel as if control is an elusive principle. It is important ... National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism ...
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Teaching Points: “Hooked: Addiction in American Culture ...
Thinking back on that exchange from several years ago, I now realize that for me, teaching about addiction intensifies many aspects of pedagogy. The classroom can be crowded: not just with ideas, but with emotions and backgrounds that are ...
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