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Moving Beyond Judgment


Judgment can be seen as the opposite of love. When judgment is present, it cuts us off from love, or at the very least it...

T J Woodward
22 Oct, 2020

Taking a Knee: Barriers and Facilitators to...


Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members experience depression at higher rates than civilian Canadians. Mental health services for...

Phoenix Counselling Services
20 Oct, 2020

Brain Injuries and Implications for Successful...


“They Keep Telling Me I’m Crazy: A Navy SEAL’s Desperate Search for Answers About His Own Brain Injury & His Family’s...

H. Spencer O'Neal
01 Oct, 2020

Addiction Recovery and Self-Love


To unlearn our core false beliefs, to look inward at what is keeping us locked in unhealthy patterns, we need to create safe...

T J Woodward
27 Sep, 2020

Deal With It


My meditation guide asks me to envision a happy place. I imagine tall ferns swaying in the wind and a cliff's edge that gives way...

Elliott Rodriguez
27 Sep, 2020

Addiction: Covid-19 & Relapse


Covid-19 has brought a new set of parameters to us. With Self-isolation, no in-person support networks , living, working –...

Dr. Louise Stanger, , LCSW,...
10 Sep, 2020

What is Relationship Addiction?


We are biologically hardwired to connect with other people and go through life two by two, and culturally hardwired to partner...

Sherry Gaba, LCSW Licensed...
10 Sep, 2020

Maintaining Referral Relations During Covid


How To Maintain Referral Relationships During COVID & Beyond Behavioral Health (BH) organizations across the US have rapidly...

Jeri Davis,
10 Sep, 2020

Prescription Drug Addiction: Putting “Dirty...


Time to pick up your remote, find the Oxygen Channel and watch Season 2, Episode 5 of “License to Kill” (also available...

Joan Borsten
10 Sep, 2020

How To Transform Your Center Into A Quantum...


Have you ever considered designing the energy field that you live and work within to uplift you and raise your vibration...

Helena Reilly
10 Sep, 2020

Conscious Beings


Humans, as a species, are still learning, growing and evolving to a higher level of consciousness and awareness. If you are...

Steven S. Sadleir, ,...
10 Sep, 2020

Resilient Recovery - The ability to self-regulate...


In working with peak performing athletes I found that in preparing them for high pressure situations the more they practiced the...

Dr. Stephen Sideroff
08 Jul, 2020

Reversing the Ratio: A Formula for Teenager...


Intense kids elicit negative attention.  Full stop.  It’s no one’s fault, it is just the reality. “Stop that!”, “Sit...

Russell Rice, MFT
08 Jul, 2020

Equalizing The Scales of Justice For The...


History is not meant to be rewritten or erased.  It is yesterday.  It is the past.  We are to live in the present.  We are to...

Renée M. Popovits
07 Jul, 2020

Your Company, Your Vision, Your Fate


Great companies are defined by many things; their leadership, their ability to execute, and how they respond to change....

Stampp Corbin, MBA
07 Jul, 2020

The Missing Ingredient in Addiction Treatment


The  sad fact about addiction treatment in the US is that, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), the first...

Leslie Gold
07 Jul, 2020

Commitment is what transforms a promise into...


“Commitment is what transforms a promise into reality. It is the words that speak boldly of your intentions. And the actions...

Candy Finnigan
07 Jun, 2020
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Whats Getting Triggered for You During COVID-19?


COVID-19 has hit us all, clients and therapists. It is one of those unique, historical moments, like 9/11, when we’re going...

TIAN DAYTON, MA, ,
05 Jun, 2020
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Out of The Madness


Anecdotal experiences are, of course, respective, yet I am a firm believer that a lesson lived is a lesson learned. Through the...

Saf Buxy
04 Jun, 2020
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Recovery View Reflections


When Josie asked me to write a piece for the 50th edition of Recovery View it caused me to pause and realize our dance with time....

Lee McCormick
04 Jun, 2020
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Life in the time of COVID-19


Change can lead to enlightenment, even if on occasion we move forward dragging, kicking, screaming. I will often remind my...

Sheri Laine , Diplomate of...
04 Jun, 2020
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Where’s the Empathy in Addiction Treatment?


I have been fortunate enough over the past 25 years to sit in on Chemical Dependence (CD) groups and provide feedback to...

Bob Tyler, BA, LAADC, ACRPS,...
04 Jun, 2020
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Relapse Prevention Planning Is Crucial For...


Clearly Defining Relapse Is Crucial If you ask someone in the medical field about relapse, they most likely will say relapse is...

Dr. Stephen F. Grinstead, Dr....
04 Jun, 2020
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Why You Need to Clear Stress from Your Path to...


Recovery is defined in the dictionary as “a return to a normal state of health, mind, or strength.” And while we’re...

Tzeli Triantafillou
04 Jun, 2020
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Sexual Health in the Age of Sex Addiction


As a member of the sex addiction fellowships for more than a quarter of a century, I’ve heard a lot of stories about suffering...

Andrew Susskind
04 Jun, 2020
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Spiritual Disconnection


“I am whole and perfect in every way.” From a spiritual perspective, life’s journey can be seen as an attempt to reclaim...

T J Woodward
06 May, 2020
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Exploring the Psychology Behind Why Some People...


Image: Source: Unsplash The 1960s saw the height of the United States’ involvement in the Vietnam War, seeing over 540,000...

Reese Jones
30 Nov, 2019
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How Do Your Treatment Completion Rates Compare?


One of the most critical elements for an addiction treatment program to manage effectively is the percentage of patients who...

Joanna Condie
28 Sep, 2018
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Understanding Trauma and Substance Abuse


Trauma can be a difficult subject to understand. To put it simply, trauma is a specific psychological or emotional response to an...

Matt Boyle
28 Sep, 2018
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The Unique Needs of Emerging Adults in Our...


Our youngest generations are facing unprecedented difficulties and uncertainties in their future. They have the highest stress...

Becky Flood
28 Sep, 2018
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Stress, Resiliency and the Path Toward Spiritual...


At first glance, Mark’s life looks like a train wreck. His wife of 20 years died suddenly of complications from a chronic...

Brian Luke Seaward, PhD
28 Sep, 2018
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Structured Water As The Vibrational Medicine of...


The above image is a high-speed photography image of our original Harmony strong Structured Water Formula. The images of our...

28 Sep, 2018
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Brain Space: A “Balancing” Act for Recovery...


The intricate workings of the human brain are one of the mysterious last frontiers of modern medicine. While gross anatomy of the...

James Gagne, and Sonnee...
28 Sep, 2018
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You Don’t Need Prince Charming


The very public engagement of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle has the world buzzing about another royal wedding. The image of a...

Sherry Gaba, LCSW Licensed...
28 Sep, 2018
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Back to School for Socially Phobic Extroverts


Many kids with severe social phobias are never identified because they masquerade as extroverts. They "have to" be surrounded by...

Dr. Steven Brodsky
28 Sep, 2018
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Sober Living Regulations: A Look at Trending...


Sober living facilities, also known as recovery residences or drug and alcohol-free housing, have been largely unregulated for...

Lillie Singh, Esq.
28 Sep, 2018
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Whats the Secret Handshake to Match Client...


Clinicians in private practice have a lot of autonomy. But none of us “go it alone” - we work with a network of other...

Dr. Tony Greco
25 Mar, 2018
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ADDICTION HAS TAKEN MY FAMILY HOSTAGE


Today is like every other day. I start it with turning on the shower, walking to the kitchen to feed the cat, to the garage to...

Gail Echeverria
08 Mar, 2018
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From the Frontlines - Brief Counseling in...


I typically wake up at 4:00am each day to go to the gym, but on the morning of January 9, 2018, I was already stirring at 3:30am,...

Christina Kelley, ACSW, ...
08 Mar, 2018
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Intuitive Parenting: Whats That?


Intuitive parenting: Now, you ask yourself what does INTUITIVE parenting mean? Most would even consider those two words to be...

Tonya Meeks
08 Mar, 2018
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TMS Informed


You are likely beginning to hear the whispers of TMS which stands for Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation. You are probably also...

Suzanne Jessee
08 Mar, 2018
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To My Client in Recovery


I hope you stay clean and sober. I may not have a crystal ball, but I do know your life will be better with sobriety. With...

Dr. Alia Kaneaiakala
06 Mar, 2018
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Optimism and Stress: What the Research Says


“Every cloud has a silver lining,” “when life gives you lemons, make lemonade” or “count your blessings” are all...

Stacey Leibowitz-Levy
21 Feb, 2018
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Self Worth Matters


What if I was to tell you that your sense of your self-worth is directly proportional to your happiness in life? Have you ever...

Tzeli Triantafillou
21 Feb, 2018
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Shackles and Chains


I was driving to work the other day and I saw a vision of a slave with a neck shackle and or iron round.  He was a beautiful...

Jessica Rodriguez, PhD, MAC,...
12 Dec, 2017
3357

Youth Initiative In Northern Pakistan Addresses...


Behavioral health is a matter of importance all across the world. Cultural and social variances change the way people talk about...

Zar Nigor Tojik
12 Dec, 2017
2960

Are Opioids to Blame for the Sharp Rise in...


Are Opioids to Blame for the Sharp Rise in Cocaine Overdoses? Cocaine use has gone down in recent years, yet overdoses are on...

Nadia Buza
12 Dec, 2017
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Celebrating Full Recovery from Addiction: Part 3


In Part 3 of this interview with New Harbinger Publications, Scott Kiloby reveals the how the power of present moment awareness...

Scott Kiloby,
08 Dec, 2017
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Partnering for Recovery


As late summer sun slanted through the many windows of Barbara’s elegant seaside condo, Richard cued up another Shubert CD....

Ruth Riddick
08 Dec, 2017
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Too Many Illicit Drugs to Be Able to Keep Track...


[1]Hundreds of new psychoactive substances have emerged in our culture over the past few years; these substances are powerful,...

Rev. Kevin T. Coughlin , DCC,...
08 Dec, 2017
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Becoming Aware of Your Resistance


Did you know that you are fearless, generous beyond thought, gracious, creative, able to shape shift your des­tiny? You...

Mary Faulkner,
08 Dec, 2017
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Travelogue 3


My name is Paul and I am making a documentary film about the joy of recovery.  I am five months into this project and I have...

Paul Steinbronner
08 Dec, 2017
2743

CCAPP Leadership pledges to bring Industry,...


By: Sherry Daley, CCAPP Government Affairs and Corporate Communications Director As California\'s largest advocacy organization...

Sherry Daley
28 Jul, 2017
8460

Counseling for Alcoholics


When someone is struggling with alcohol dependency it is difficult to remember how they ended up like that. At some point along...

SuperUser Account
25 Jul, 2017
2465

Insight Treatment Center Struggles with Health...


For 25 years Insight Treatment Center’s highly regarded drug and alcohol program for teenagers has kept thousands of kids off...

Joan Borsten
15 Jul, 2017
6939

OLLIE


When a fleeting little smile lit up his gray face he was a handsome dude and people would like him. To him it was random – he...

Jasmine Rogg, MFT
15 Jul, 2017
5572

AMA /APA Techniques in Addiction Treatment


AMA or APA training and techniques help lead to success in the battle against addiction. AMA stands for against medical advice....

Rev. Kevin T. Coughlin , DCC,...
15 Jul, 2017
5655

The Gift of Forgiveness and Love


I am a passionate and dedicated professional engaged in the treatment of addiction and other mental health disorders and...

Jessica Rodriguez, PhD, MAC,...
15 Jul, 2017
5173

The Science of Mastering Sleep


As a society, we are trained to move forward with fervor: grasp the next idea; improve at rapid paces to achieve; maintain...

Mary Faulkner,
15 Jul, 2017
5164

Celebrating Full Recovery from Addiction PART TWO...


In part two of this interview, Scott Kiloby goes deeper into the question of what addiction really means, and how the question of...

Scott Kiloby,
15 Jul, 2017
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