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Buyer Be Aware - Advertisements for Intervention Training need to be carefully considered – revisited!

September 22, 2014     David Brown
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Too many publicized trainings in intervention take on the character of creating an "interventionist lite."

Eating disorders outreach project moves to college campuses

September 22, 2014     Gary A. Enos, Editor
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The National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) is seeking to fill gaps in services for college-age individuals with eating disorders by expanding its Proud2Bme outreach initiative.

Rogers Memorial announces service expansions in dual diagnosis

September 22, 2014     Gary A. Enos, Editor
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Rogers Memorial Hospital in Wisconsin used the backdrop of Recovery Month to announces several enhancements to its programming in co-occurring addiction and mental health disorders.

Research article summarizes clinical knowledge on synthetics

September 22, 2014     Gary A. Enos, Editor
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Scientists from the University of Maryland and the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) have summarized the latest findings about the effects of synthetic cannabinoids such as Spice.

Methadone not forgotten as health officials push for buprenorphine expansion

September 19, 2014     Alison Knopf, Contributing Writer
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While targeting the effort to lift limits on buprenorphine prescribing, public health officials from major metropolitan areas this week affirmed methadone's critical role in the continuum of service.

'Big cities' visit DC seeking tools to fight opioid addiction

September 18, 2014     Alison Knopf, Contributing Writer
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Expanded access to buprenorphine for treatment and naloxone for overdose reversal topped the request list of public health leaders from three major cities at a Capitol Hill briefing this week.

FACT FILE: Top 5 barriers to SUD treatment

September 18, 2014     Julie Miller
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The National Survey on Drug Use and Health outlines 5 reasons why those who need treatment aren't getting it

Teen drug use on declining trend

September 17, 2014     Julie Miller
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The National Survey on Drug Use and Health finds a 24% decline in drug use among youth in the past decade

Government raid on Fla. sober home may prove to be tip of iceberg

September 16, 2014     Gary A. Enos, Editor
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A raid on a South Florida recovery residence operation, involving state and federal authorities, is again shining a light on questionable practices involving insurance and patient brokering.

Autism and the lure of substances

September 15, 2014     Kyle Simon
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Individuals on the autism spectrum face many of the same pressures to use alcohol and drugs, and efforts to assist them encounter numerous barriers.

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Buyer Be Aware - Advertisements for Intervention Training need to be carefully considered – revisited!

September 22, 2014     David Brown
Too many publicized trainings in intervention take on the character of creating an "interventionist lite."

Challenges abound in the substance use disorder workforce

September 16, 2014     Rebecca Flood
What are the main issues facing the substance use disorder treatment field today? Join the discussion on possible solutions.

'If not me, then who?'

September 3, 2014     Gary A. Enos, Editor
Disappointing accounts of how the military treats substance use issues have convinced Frank Greenagel to serve yet again.

Buyer Be Aware - Advertisements for Intervention Training need to be carefully considered!

September 2, 2014     David Brown
Would-be interventionists need to be informed of the extensive requirements for certification.