drug and alcohol abuse treatment http://wamc.org en Blueprint Report Addresses NY Drug Policy http://wamc.org/post/blueprint-report-addresses-ny-drug-policy <p>A new report offers recommendations that its authors believe could make New York a national model by shifting drug policy from a criminalization-based to a public health-based approach.</p> Wed, 24 Apr 2013 16:10:32 +0000 Dave Lucas 62999 at http://wamc.org Blueprint Report Addresses NY Drug Policy Inside Rehab: The Surprising Truth About Addiction Treatment-and How to Get Help That Works http://wamc.org/post/inside-rehab-surprising-truth-about-addiction-treatment-and-how-get-help-works <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><em><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0670025224/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=9325&amp;creativeASIN=0670025224&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;tag=wamcnortheast-20">Inside Rehab: The Surprising Truth About Addiction Treatment-and How to Get Help That Works</a><img alt="" border="0" height="1" src="http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=wamcnortheast-20&amp;l=as2&amp;o=1&amp;a=0670025224" style="border:none !important; margin:0px !important;" width="1"> </em>, by medical writer and New York Times bestselling author Anne Fletcher, gives readers an insider’s view of drug and alcohol rehab. It focuses on real people whose stories illustrate the serious issues facing individuals in rehab and endemic in the rehab industry today.</p><p>Some stories are disturbing while others are inspiring, as they provide an honest and critical look at the current state of the addiction treatment industry in the U.S., contrasting what goes on in rehab with what experts and scientific studies suggest should go on.</p><p> Thu, 14 Feb 2013 16:10:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 57848 at http://wamc.org Inside Rehab: The Surprising Truth About Addiction Treatment-and How to Get Help That Works Vox Pop : Medical Monday – Dr. Jennifer Michaels : 9/24/12 http://wamc.org/post/vox-pop-medical-monday-dr-jennifer-michaels-92412 <p>Dr. Jennifer Michaels of The Brien Center for Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services joins us on this edition of Medical Monday Vox Pop to handle all your questions and comments about the many issues surrounding addiction and mental health. WAMC's Alan Chartock hosts.</p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 24 Sep 2012 19:00:00 +0000 48567 at http://wamc.org Vox Pop : Medical Monday – Dr. Jennifer Michaels : 7/30/12 http://wamc.org/post/vox-pop-medical-monday-dr-jennifer-michaels-73012 <p>Dr. Jennifer Michaels of The Brien Center for Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services joins us on this edition of Medical Monday Vox Pop to handle all your questions and comments about the many issues surrounding addiction and mental health. WAMC&#39;s Alan Chartock hosts.</p><p></p> Mon, 30 Jul 2012 19:00:00 +0000 44303 at http://wamc.org Vox Pop : Medical Monday – Dr. Jennifer Michaels : 7/2/12 http://wamc.org/post/vox-pop-medical-monday-dr-jennifer-michaels-7212 <p>Dr. Jennifer Michaels of <a href="http://www.briencenter.org/">The Brien Center for Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services</a> joins us on this edition of Medical Monday Vox Pop to handle all your questions and comments about the many issues surrounding addiction and mental health. WAMC&#39;s Alan Chartock hosts.</p> Mon, 02 Jul 2012 19:00:00 +0000 42358 at http://wamc.org Vox Pop : Medical Monday – Dr. Jennifer Michaels : 4/2/12 http://wamc.org/post/vox-pop-medical-monday-dr-jennifer-michaels-4212 <p>Dr. Jennifer Michaels of <a href="http://www.briencenter.org/">The Brien Center for Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services</a> joins us on this edition of Medical Monday Vox Pop to handle all your questions and comments about the many issues surrounding addiction and mental health. WAMC&#39;s Alan Chartock hosts.</p> Mon, 02 Apr 2012 19:00:00 +0000 36024 at http://wamc.org