Addiction Is a Family Disease June 26, 2017 - Partnership for Drug-Free Kids recently published a story on their web site by David Sheff; New York Times best selling author and father to son suffering from the disease of addiction. Follow the link below to read the story, then let us know what you think. When My Son Became Addicted, I Thought It Was His Problem. But Addiction Is a Family Disease. – Partnership …
One Pharmacologist On The Dangers Of Combining Different Drugs – NPR’s “Here & Now” radio program talks to Darryl Inaba June 20, 2017 - Jeremy Hobson of NPR’s radio program “Here & Now” hears more about the risks of combining different drugs from our own Darryl Inaba. Take a listen here Or copy and past this URL: http://www.wbur.org/hereandnow/2017/06/20/dangers-combining-drugs
The Many Roads to Long-Term Recovery June 14, 2017 - During my forty years as a professional in the field of addiction treatment I have spoken to hundreds of men and women in recovery, always curious, what made the difference between their continued use or choice to take the path to recovery. For each individual there are unique factors but several common themes continued to surface; these themes appears to be, experienced in different …
The Mystique of Heroin June 6, 2017 -
The Need For Support While Grieving May 30, 2017 - Finding support within a group for grieving parents can help with the stigma and guilt associated with enduring in a loss from addiction or overdose.
Called From Darkness – A mother’s loss ignites a passion for helping addicted teens. May 16, 2017 - Lou lost her teen son to drug addiction and now runs a center for addicted teens in New Mexico.
Called From Darkness – A gym owner’s mission to give those with addiction disorder the opportunity to thrive. May 9, 2017 - Scott Strode is the CEO and founder of Phoenix MultiSport a non profit fitness club out to transform the loneliness of post acute withdrawal by introducing community and physical activity. Thousands of people attend this gym for free each year and reclaim their identity.
Called From Darkness – Love, Forgiveness and Opportunities for Transformation May 2, 2017 - Richard Rohr is a Franciscan priest an author and founder of the Center for Action and Contemplation. We interviewed him for our new film “Called from Darkness.” In the interview he discusses love, forgiveness and opportunities for transformation brought about through the suffering that people go through in post acute withdrawal.
Called From Darkness – A Mother’s Perspective April 25, 2017 - A mother’s perspective on having her only daughter caught up in addiction and the spiritual strength it took for this family to ask for help.
Called From Darkness – An intervention specialist’s own story of triumph over heroin. April 13, 2017 - David Petersen, LCSW-LAC is a heroin intervention specialist who shared his story of spiritual liberation from heroin for our new film Called from Darkness.