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New documentary OXYANA won an award at this year’s Tribeca Film Fest. The film highlights the dangers of prescription drug abuse, told through the lens of Oceana, West Virginia where prescription pill addiction has become common, everyday life. Part of the plot reads that Oceana, a once-thriving mining community deteriorated because “Greed that lead to […]

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Jasimin Rogg is a licensed Marriage and Family therapist with a M.A. in Counseling Psychology and is the Clinical Director at Sovereign Health California.  She offers psychotherapy to recovering addicts and alcoholics with her private practice in Beverly Hills, California.  She has been the facilitator of ongoing recovery groups at various chemical dependency treatment centers in Los […]

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Remember mood rings? How did the ring know? And how did someone determine what chemistry change (based on your body temperature) and subsequent mood ring color meant which mood? There is an actual explanation for how mood rings work (I Googled it.) When your body feels different emotions, it has physical reactions. For example, when […]

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What if you could get a shot, once a month, and never want your drug of choice again? Vivitrol, the latest innovation in fighting opioid addiction, may do just that. Opioids and opiates are the class of drug that heroin, morphine, codeine, and prescription painkillers fall under. OxyContin, Vicodin, and Norco, to name a few, […]

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I am reaching a breaking point with my wife. She has been drinking too much and it is really creating problems in our marriage and for our family. I guess she was drinking during the day without me knowing. I was at work, the kids were napping, and she was downing wine. She would pass […]

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If you found out that your best friend was addicted to heroin, and there was a proven method for helping heroin addicts get clean, wouldn’t you recommend that your friend seek that method? What about alcoholism? If a treatment center’s program has proven to effectively treat alcohol addiction, wouldn’t you recommend that someone you care […]

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The world of substance abuse treatment has been waiting to see if the Suboxone implant would be approved by the FDA and available for us. Suboxone, or buprenorphine, is used to help opiate addicts get clean. Opiates are painkilling drugs like heroin, morphine, and codeine, and prescription pill versions like OxyContin, Vicodin , and Norco. […]

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During my time in rehab, one of my favorite activities was riding horses, which they called equine therapy. There are lots of benefits of equine therapy, and that’s great because I loved that the program built-in time for me to connect with an animal, and to take care of him. It’s funny, you would think […]

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Dr. Shari Corbitt is a doctor that specializes in Psychology, but has years of experience in the clinical and administrative sides of addiction treatment. She currently works at Promises. She started humbly, earning her way to Sarah Lawrence University in Westchester County, New York receiving her degree in Fine Arts with a emphasis in Photography. […]

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Think back to your childhood. Did you watch a lot of TV and movies? Did you listen to the radio? Read magazines? Were you immersed in the media from a young age, and as you grew up? What do you think of the idea that media is causing depression in our country, and all over […]


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