Called From Darkness – A gym owner’s mission to give those with addiction disorder the opportunity to thrive.

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. Continue reading Called From Darkness – A gym owner’s mission to give those with addiction disorder the opportunity to thrive.

Called From Darkness – Love, Forgiveness and Opportunities for Transformation

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. Continue reading Called From Darkness – Love, Forgiveness and Opportunities for Transformation

Dr. Richard Ries talks about regaining control from opiate addiction.

  Dr. Richard Ries is Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Washington Medical School in Seattle, Washington. Dr. Ries serves as Associate Director of the University of Washington Addiction Psychiatry Residency Program. He is board certified in Psychiatry and certified in Addiction Medicine by the American Society for Addiction Medicine, and in Addiction Psychiatry (1993) by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. … Continue reading Dr. Richard Ries talks about regaining control from opiate addiction.

Naloxone – Over the Counter Overdose Cure

In this video Dr. Darryl Inaba tells us how naloxone prevents death caused by opiate overdose.     The following column  was published in the Fall 2016 issue of Advances in Addiction & Recovery; The Official Publication of NAADAC, the  Association for Addiction Professionals. It explains how OTC Naloxone can help prevent death by accidental opiate over dose.    Opioid Antagonist: Issue of “Over-The-Counter” Naloxone An … Continue reading Naloxone – Over the Counter Overdose Cure