Newly released statistics show that a Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation initiative with tailored treatment for the opioid-dependent can improve engagement, if patients can take the first step to enroll.
Leaders at the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP) clearly would prefer to shine a light on proper ethical behavior in the industry over policing ethics offenders.
Women’s services, men’s treatment, adolescent treatment and caring for the transgender population are all relatively new considerations to the addiction field. Addressing trauma is an overarching trend for every group.
As an opioid epidemic reaches across socioeconomic boundaries, NCADA-St. Louis finds opportunities to influence the community about the power of prevention.
The administration of Maine Gov. Paul LePage believes methadone treatment patients do not receive comprehensive care, but opioid treatment program (OTP) advocates say the opposite is true.
In sharing his passion for collecting postcards, a counselor found a non-threatening way to address topics with his clients.
The book features individual stories and outtakes from the documentary but also delves into the author's own journey of discovery as a result of working on the film which he says has far-reaching meaning.
Elements Behavioral Health has launched Addiction.com, a site that organizers foresee becoming a WebMD for consumers pursuing addiction and recovery topics.