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Dropping the ‘s’

Dropping the ‘s’  This is your message for the week of July 30, 2017  Language is important and the language we, even healthcare providers, are currently using to talk about Addiction perpetuates stigma and stereotyping. In this weekly recovery video, … Continue reading

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The ‘E’ of Addiction

The ‘E’ of Addiction     This is your message for the week of April 9, 2017  In this message we continue to explore the ABCDE characteristics of Addiction that come from the American Society of Addiction Medicine definition of … Continue reading

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ABC’s of Addiction

ABC’s of Addiction     This is your message for the week of March 26, 2017  In this message we begin to explore the ABCDE characteristics of Addiction that come from the American Society of Addiction Medicine definition of Addiction. … Continue reading

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What is Addiction?

What is Addiction?     This is your message for the week of March 19, 2017  Despite a movement towards reducing stigma in the realms of Addiction and mental health, there is still a lot of misinformation out there about … Continue reading

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