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Study explores link between eating disorders, criminal behavior

August 11, 2017  |  Gary A. Enos, Editor
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New research suggests the need for a greater understanding of mechanisms that might link eating disorders and thefts and other crimes.

Let's solve problems cooperatively with other nations

August 9, 2017  |  Rebecca Flood
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The United States' drug-related crises are not unique, and more cooperation internationally could educate the field on the nature of drug epidemics.

Pregnancy research points to the role of will in substance use

August 3, 2017  |  Gary A. Enos, Editor
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Researchers in the United States and Sweden believe their findings on illegal drug use during pregnancy carry a larger meaning about the importance of psychological factors in addiction.

Lakeview Health adds to medical staff

July 14, 2017  |  Gary A. Enos, Editor
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Ellen Ovson, MD, a former medical director at Bradford Health Services, will work with patients in Lakeview Health's women's treatment program.

Study examines drinking behavior in newly arrived Latinas

July 12, 2017  |  Gary A. Enos, Editor
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A University at Albany study finds high levels of culture-related stress in newly arrived Latina immigrants who exhibit high quantities of alcohol use.

Better data reporting holds key to promoting recovery

June 28, 2017  |  Rebecca Flood
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Outcomes studies such as the one being conducted by the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP) can ultimately help control the generational spread of the disease.

Factors that impede women's specialty care are being removed

May 30, 2017  |  Rebecca Flood
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Specialty services for women promise better outcomes for families, although some barriers to success remain.

IABHC awards micro-grant to Hope House

May 15, 2017  |  Julie Miller, Editor in Chief
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The not-for-profit organization Hope House, Inc., located in Augusta, Georgia, has received a micro-grant from the Institute for the Advancement of Behavioral Healthcare (IABHC) Fund.

Specialty IOPs bring flexibility to treatment for N.J. provider

April 20, 2017  |  Tom Valentino, Senior Editor
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Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care has opened four specialty intensive outpatient programs, including two women’s addiction treatment programs, as well as mood and anxiety disorder, and co-occurring mental health and addiction.

Flood will be honored at Ashley luncheon

April 12, 2017  |  Gary A. Enos, Editor
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Ashley Addiction Treatment's 10th annual Mae Abraham Luncheon next month will honor Rebecca Flood, CEO of New Directions for Women.

Film on eating disorders profiles Vermont center patients

April 10, 2017  |  Gary A. Enos, Editor
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"All of Me" explores many of the core issues that contribute to the development of an eating disorder.

SAMHSA grant program will expand residential care for pregnant women

March 1, 2017  |  Gary A. Enos, Editor
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Up to 18 organizations are expected to receive grant funding under the federal Services Grant Program for Residential Treatment for Pregnant and Postpartum Women.

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