Topics of Interest

 

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ADDICTION

The Neuroscience of Addiction by Dr. Kevin McCauley
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MrN58NbI_8o

Physiology of Addiction by Dr. Ruth Potee
https://youtu.be/jMPydznZtRQ

Addiction is a Brain Disease by Dr. Ruth Potee
https://youtu.be/qjyvRQFbseQ

Marijuana Awareness by Dr. Ruth Potee
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GzDJ5CiSTmg

www.sciencemag.org
Addiction is a Brain Disease and It Matters

Brain in Balance, by Dr. Fred Von Stieff
Brain Rules

www.heysigmund.com
When Someone You Love Has An Addiction

 

AFTERCARE

Addiction Professional Magazine
Treatment Centers Aren’t Helping Patients Nurture a Sense of Self

 

BOUNDARIES

www.healthyplace.com
Setting Functional Boundaries

 

CO-OCCURRING DISORDERS/DUAL DIAGNOSIS

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Co-Occurring Disorders

Dual Diagnosis.org
The Connection Between Mental Illness and Substance Abuse

 

DISPOSAL OF UNUSED PRESCRIPTIONS

www.awarerx.org
Are you AWARxE? Proper Disposal of Unused Medications Helps Prevent Misuse and Abuse

FAMILY SUPPORT

CathyTaughinbaugh.com
7 Ways To Find Parental Recovery When Your Child is Addicted

Cathy Taughinbaugh.com
Put your Oxygen Mask on First-25 Tips for Parents

 

HOLISTIC

Amino Acid Nutrition Therapy

rehabs.com
Is Mindfulness and Emerging Treatment for Addictions?


MEDICATION OPTIONS

Newswise.com
Naltrexone Is Alternative Treatment for Opioid Addiction, Penn-Led Study Finds

NYTimes.com
Medicines to Keep Addiction Away

Mentalhealthdaily.com
Methadone vs. Suboxone Comparison

Theaddictionadvisor.com
Monthly Injection Vivitrol Helps Fight Opioid Addiction


TRAUMA

www.acestudy.org
Adverse Childhood Experiences-Ace Study Questionnaire

The National Child Traumatic Stress Network
Making the Connection:Trauma and Substance Abuse


TREATMENT

rehabs.com
How Can This Still Go on in Addiction Treatment? Some Things Never Change or Seem to Change So Slowly