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Walmart Offers New Way To Dispose of Addictive Opioids

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In an effort to join the fight against the nationwide opioid epidemic, Walmart is rolling out a program which will provide a safe way to dispose of opioids.   The chain says its newest product “Dispose-RX” provides a safe and effective way to get rid of unused opioid medication. When mixed with warm water, DisposeRx… Read On »

Alcohol-Related ER Visits On The Rise Nationwide

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A steady annual increase in trips made to emergency rooms as a result of drinking alcohol showed a startling jump between 2006 and 2014 according to a recent study published this month in the journal Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research.   The increase in alcohol-related trips to the ER added up to 61 percent more… Read On »

Committed to a Lasting Solution

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Drew Rothermel – President and Chief Executive Officer The New Year is a time of renewal, one which offers each of us the chance to accept new challenges and revive commitments to both personal and professional values. During this contemplative period, we are quietly empowered to reflect on the experiences of the past year, while… Read On »

Understanding “Failure to Launch” Clients

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By Kerry Coyle, Executive Director of Hanley Center at Origins Adolescence is an important stage in human development that is essentially the bridge between childhood and adulthood. During this stage of development, individuals typically develop skills for independent living while maintaining dependence on their primary family systems. In some cases, however, individuals may enter adolescence… Read On »

Loved One Struggling to Stay Sober During The Holidays?

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Often, in the face of addiction and/or alcoholism, there is a complete breakdown in relationships with the alcoholic or addict needing recovery. Not only is the suffering person scared, frustrated and hopeless but so are the concerned family members and friends. Sleepless nights spent waiting for him or her to come home, numerous calls to… Read On »

8 Spiritual Lessons for Every Recovery Jedi (Part 2)

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Today, we offer the second ‘episode’ of our two-part series on the spiritual lessons in Star Wars. If you missed the first, you can find that here. Even if you aren’t a geek at heart, it is impossible to ignore the vital recovery lessons we can learn from the timeless saga of our favorite Star… Read On »

8 Spiritual Lessons for Every Recovery Jedi (Part 1)

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Across the galaxy, people will be rushing to their local movie theaters to watch the latest installment of the hit franchise Star Wars. Those of us who are committed to the ongoing story of good and evil know that there is something profoundly spiritual about the Star Wars narrative. Even if you aren’t a geek… Read On »

Facts about Mental Illness in the United States

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Mental and substance use disorders affect millions of adults in the United States. These illnesses are common, recurrent, and if left untreated, can be fatal. Thankfully, mental disorders are treatable and many do recover. Talking openly about mental and substance use disorders can help individuals recognize the signs of mental illness and encourage them to… Read On »

Re-wiring your Brain for the Holidays | Combating Holiday Stress and Anxiety

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Perhaps you have not noticed, but your anxiety and emotionality may be rising with each passing day as we steadily approach the end of the year. The marking of a new year usually consumes us into tales of the unknown which are concealed in bright shiny lights, festive gifts, and peppermint candy. On the other… Read On »

Patients Comfortable with Fewer Pain Pills | Addiction Research

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A dedicated group of surgeons at the University of Michigan is spearheading the effort to curb the nation’s opioid epidemic by changing the way they prescribe opioids in their own hospital.   This week in JAMA Surgery, a research team at Michigan Medicine released a new study, Reduction in Opioid Prescribing Through Evidence-Based Prescribing Guidelines,… Read On »