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Writers in Treatment Will Honor Actor

March 1, 2011  |  Gary Enos, Editor
A nonprofit that assists professional writers needing financial aid to pursue treatment services will host an event with a light touch next week.

Vets will be first in line at new Rosecrance program

February 2, 2011  |  Gary A. Enos, Editor
A new unit or program within an addiction treatment center always brings a sense of anticipation, but staff members at Rosecrance Health Network in

Attorneys help other attorneys in new Hazelden professionals program

January 20, 2011  |  Gary A. Enos, Editor
The director of Hazelden’s new Legal Professionals Program shows no surprise about data indicating that addiction rates in the legal profession far

Self-Esteem and Recovery

December 23, 2010  |  Carol Ackley
Thanks so much for the two responses to our initial blog. It's wonderful to have students participating in our blog!

Don't Underestimate What Youths Know

December 23, 2010  |  Gary Enos, Editor
Youths have a lot of questions about drugs, but many young people appear more perceptive than they’re given credit for. The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) gets a firsthand look at this when it sponsors its Chat Day in classrooms across the country; this...

Women's Recovery Blog

November 27, 2010  |  Carol Ackley
Welcome to the Women's Recovery Blog!

Relational Cultural Theory and Men

November 12, 2010  |  Dan Griffin
The next piece, which is connected to male psychosocial development, is relational cultural theory (RCT).  

The Theory of Male Psychosocial Development

October 17, 2010  |  Dan Griffin
The most important point about understanding the foundation of our theory of male psychosocial development is that it is rooted in a feminist paradigm and relational cultural theory.

Paving the way for progress

September 9, 2010  |  Lindsay Barba, Associate Editor
For a population that only six to seven percent of treatment centers are targeting, according to a recent SAMHSA report, lesbian, gay, bisexual, and

Improving Men's Treatment: A New Theory of Addiction

August 29, 2010  |  Dan Griffin
The definition of addiction that Dr. Covington has used in her work with women – and that we use in our work with men as well – is “a chronic neglect of self.

Addiction clinicians receive firsthand look at military culture

August 25, 2010  |  Gary A. Enos, Editor
Especially for soldiers who have endured multiple combat tours, the circle of trusted confidants becomes a select group. The director of special

A film festival benefits members of a professional group

August 16, 2010  |  Gary A. Enos, Editor
Using the tagline “Every story deserves a great second act,” the nonprofit organization Writers in Treatment is trying to assist professional writers


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