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Oct 15 2017

Reflective Practice in Social Work #social #worker, #social #work, #clinical, #medical, #social #services, #addiction, #counseling,

# Eye on Ethics Reflective Practice in Social Work — The Ethical DimensionBy Frederic G. Reamer, PhDApril 2013 Recently, I received an urgent voicemail message from a hospital social worker: “Please get back to me as soon as possible. I have a meeting tomorrow morning with our head of human resources, and I’m very nervous about it.” Later in the day, I connected with the social worker and learned the following: He had been employed by the hospital for seven years and had never been disciplined. His current predicament began when his immediate supervisor called him in to discuss concerns …

Oct 9 2017

Marijuana may help combat substance abuse, mental health disorders #marijuana #addiction #help

# Marijuana may help combat substance abuse, mental health disorders Published Wednesday 16 November 2016 Published Wed 16 Nov 2016 Contrary to research that suggests marijuana may act as a gateway drug, encouraging the use of other harmful substances, a new study indicates it may have the opposite effect. The new review suggests marijuana may help treat substance use disorders and some mental health conditions. In the journal Clinical Psychology Review. researchers suggest marijuana use has the potential to help treat some individuals with substance use disorders, such as opioid addiction. What is more, the review – led by Zach …

Sep 30 2017

Long Island Center for Recovery #long #island #center #for #recovery, #licr, #new #york, #long #island,

# Long Island Addiction Treatment If you or a loved one is in need of addiction treatment services in the Long Island area, or in New York, please contact us for help. All calls are confidential and you are under no obligation to follow up with our recommendations. Major insurances are accepted and private pay options are available. Long Island Center for Recovery (LICR) is a comprehensive rehab center providing addiction treatment and recovery for adults struggling with alcohol addiction, drug addiction, addiction to prescription drugs such as depressants, opioids and stimulants. Our 50-bed inpatient rehab was established in 1995 …

Sep 28 2017

Public Health – Prevention #public #health #and #prevention, #public #health #and #prevention #education, #public #health

# Fading Immunity May Be Behind Mumps Epidemic Dr Paul Offit discusses potential weaknesses in the MMR vaccine, and ongoing efforts to address them. Medscape Infectious Diseases. March 17, 2017 Pornography: A Public Health Problem? Ethicist Art Caplan discusses whether pornography should be considered a public health concern. Medscape Business of Medicine. May 30, 2017 Landmark Trial: Patient-Generated Data Improve Cancer Survival An improvement in survival among cancer patients has validated patient-reported data, according to Eric Topol. Medscape. June 7, 2017 Best Practices in Asthma: MDI Missteps to Adherence In their second interview, Drs Vega and Adams discuss how to …

Sep 23 2017

Drug addiction blogs #drug #addiction #blogs

# Ibogaine for Addiction Therapy Ibogaine is an experimental alternative treatment for substance addiction. It has been recognized as a drug that can vastly reduce the symptoms of drug withdrawals and may have the ability to interrupt pathways in the brain that have been conditioned to support a addiction. Large doses of ibogaine have been shown to temporarily eliminate substance-related cravings. Ibogaine is the active chemical in the African Tabernanthe iboga root that is used in traditional ceremonies and rituals in West African Bwiti religion. The root has strong, long lasting psychedelic qualities, including intense hallucinations and as such is …

Sep 22 2017

NYC Rehab Centers, Alcohol Abuse Rehab Treatment Rochester Call (585) 213-1210 Now For Help? #drug

# NYC Rehab Centers, your truly the best I’ve been addicted to cocaine my entire adult life. It was hard to avoid, because it was everywhere where I lived. Parties, social events, you name it. Until I went to your detoxification clinic I had no clue how bad it was. Without the help of my “new” friends, at this place, I don’t know where I would be. Chris, New York May 11, 2012 Very Thankful to NYC Rehab Centers The NYC Rehab Centers truly gave me a strong foundation to help me live a sober life. For that I can’t …

Sep 21 2017

Specialization in Addictions Masters Degrees – Counseling Psychology – Graduate School of Education and Counseling

# Master of Arts in Professional Mental Health Counseling – Specialization in Addictions Program Details Credits. 62 semester hoursProgram Length. 9 semesters (part-time and full-time study available)*Program Start. Fall onlyView program of study in current course catalogView application requirements and deadlinesProgram Co-Directors. Cort Dorn-Medeiros, Ph.D. and Stella Kerl-McClain, Ph.D. The Master of Arts in Professional Mental Health Counseling – Specialization in Addictions thoroughly integrates preparation for addictions counseling with general mental health/community counseling. Students completing this master of arts degree program are prepared to pursue licensure as licensed professional counselors and certification as drug and alcohol counselors (CADC-I). This preparation …

Sep 7 2017

How Long Do Benzo Withdrawal Symptoms Last? #benzo #addiction #signs

# How Long Does Benzo Withdrawal Last? What is the Withdrawal Time for Benzos? Most benzo withdrawal symptoms start within 24 hours and can last from a few days to several months, depending on the length of the abuse and the strength of the benzo used. Prolonged withdrawal isn t uncommon, however. About 10 percent of people who abuse benzos still feel withdrawal symptoms years after they have stopped taking the drugs. Table of Contents There is no specific timeline dictating exactly how long withdrawal from a benzo, or benzodiazepine, medication will last. While each individual may experience withdrawal differently, …

Aug 31 2017

Phoenix Alcohol Rehabilitation Centers, Phoenix Alcohol Rehab, Alcohol Treatment Phoenix – Rehab in Phoenix #phoenix

# is rated 0 /5 based on reviews. Alcohol Rehab Research has found that alcohol rehab is a very efficient means of breaking away from alcohol addiction. These types of rehab are not just a temporary fix to a deadly situation but more of an influential opportunity for those who are trapped and giving up. Alcohol rehab is a safe option for an individual to work on the issues that caused them to choose alcohol as a means of remedy. In an alcohol rehab the client will be given a chance to begin the process of coming to terms with …

Aug 30 2017

Pumpkin Brownies #addiction #hot #line

# Pumpkin Brownies posted by Jamie on October 24, 2012 Pumpkin and Chocolate. You either love it or hate it, right? Personally, I m kind of a fan; however, in my opinion nothing beats the combination of cream cheese and pumpkin. And in case you haven t noticed I m pretty much a self-proclaimed pumpkin addict if nothing else, this girl is self-aware. In order to satisfy my pumpkin addiction and Brian s incessant chocolate cravings, I decided to combine our favorite flavors into one decadent dessert Pumpkin Brownies. A sweet and spicy combination of pumpkin and cream cheese is …