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Barthwell: It's time to unite a divided addiction industry

July 23, 2014     Gary A. Enos, Editor
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A plenary session presenter at next month's National Conference on Addiction Disorders (NCAD) is seeking order during a chaotic period of change in the field.

BREAKING NEWS: Oregon voters will consider marijuana legalization in November

July 22, 2014     Gary A. Enos, Editor
news
An Oregon measure to legalize recreational use of marijuana has officially qualified for placement on this November's election ballot.

In recovery, numbers add up for this math instructor

July 22, 2014     Gary A. Enos, Editor
article
Justin Rodrigues' pursuit of treatment in North Carolina, followed by sober living in South Florida, has led to several professional and personal achievements.

Drug company moves forward in testing implant treatment for opioid addiction

July 22, 2014     Gary A. Enos, Editor
news
A new Phase 3 trial is under way for Probuphine, a subdermal implant treatment for opioid addiction that did not pass federal review in 2013.

Beat drug test cheaters at their own game

July 21, 2014     Bill Current
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In the first of a two-part series, Bill Current outlines the basic facts on how individuals try to beat a drug test and how treatment programs can stay on top of trends.

A look back at my comments concerning the Johnson Model of Intervention

July 21, 2014     David Brown
blog
What did the Johnson Model teach about intervention and how is that being applied?

Exposure to e-cigs can ignite young smokers' desire to light up

July 21, 2014     Gary A. Enos, Editor
news
Research has shown that another person's e-cigarette use can trigger the same urge to smoke regular cigarettes as exposure to tobacco smoke does.

Mo. agency responds to need for adolescent residential care

July 21, 2014     Gary A. Enos, Editor
article
Bridgeway Behavioral Health intends for its comprehensive approach to care at The Farm to appeal to families and insurers.

Millennium expands on test to predict medication response

July 18, 2014     Gary A. Enos, Editor
news
Drug testing company Millennium Laboratories now incorporates 11 genes into its pharmacogenetic test for evaluating potential response to medication treatments, including those for addiction.

American Addiction Centers' planned IPO fuels ongoing investment discussion

July 17, 2014     Gary A. Enos, Editor
article
The role and impact of investment dollars in the addiction treatment industry continues to be a much-watched topic, reinforced this month with American Addiction Centers' filing of plans to raise $75 million in an initial public offering.

Blogs

A look back at my comments concerning the Johnson Model of Intervention

July 21, 2014     David Brown
What did the Johnson Model teach about intervention and how is that being applied?

Mineta: Recovery residence standards are having an impact

July 15, 2014     Beth Fisher, LCSW, LCAS, MAC, CCS
The most recent board meeting of the National Association of Recovery Residences (NARR) illustrated dynamic directions for the recovery home community.

Basics Revisited: Providing Affirmative Treatment for LGBT Clients

July 12, 2014     Craig Sloane, LCSW, CASAC, CSAT Candidate
A NALGAP Board Member discusses the significance of Affirmative Treatment

Intervention today......is it still the Wild West or have we learned from the errors of the past?

July 11, 2014     David Brown
In July last year Alison Knopf of this publication wrote a damning article on the Intervention Business. Did we listen? Have we learned?