Robin Williams’ death an opportunity to bring to the forefront the conversation on substance use disorders and treatment…

Interesting enough, they mentioned in CNN its ‘normal’ for people in recovery to go back into rehab to ‘check in’ once in a while. And yet another opportunity to bring to the light substance use disorder and addiction. A global epidemic, a wave so immersed in our day to day lives with prescriptions galore, that…

destigmatize through detox?

Ohio seems like it’s getting over the anger and into the solution when it comes to dealing with addiction: providing measures of treatment even if it means short term stay and attention to addiction other than jail or prison. After reviewing comments, the accumulation of anger towards the costs undertaken by these options seem alarming…

From pain meds to needles… #prescription #prescriptiondrugs #prescriptiondrugabuse #opiateaddiction #opiateabuse #opiatewithdrawal #opiatetreatment #heroin #heroinabuse #heroinoverdose #heroinaddiction

Well, its finally becoming more apparent that there is a correlation between opiate prescription experimentation and heroin addiction fall hand in hand. Question is, what changes will be done to regulate prescriptions and what effective means of treatment exist now? What makes a collegiate client different or is there a difference? Recovery housing is certified, there…