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health policy updates and breaking news from capitol hill
Policy Update

National Addiction Policy Update May 2018

Galanter 2017 Medications and 12-step peer support self-help groups
Research

Bridging the Divide: How Medicine & Twelve-Step Can Work Together to Support Recovery

This article explores the characteristics of self-inflicted and unintentional drug overdose deaths drug overdose deaths.
Research

Characterizing Intentional & Accidental Drug Overdose Deaths

Individuals who start using opioids for pain and then develop an opioid use disorder view themselves as fundamentally different from recreational opioid users
Research

The Pain Drove Me To It

delivery of 12-step facilitation for young adults
Research

Helping Young Adults Step Up in Meetings & Step Down Use

The efficacy of computerized interventions to reduce cannabis use
Research

Hooking Into the Internet to Combat Cannabis’ Hook

compromise to these neural/behavioral systems can be improved with cognitive retraining
Research

Retraining the Brain After Chronic Opioid Exposure

Finding detox centers that have broad referral networks (outside of their immediate system of care) may result in lower detox readmissions
Research

A Net to Catch You Post-detox

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Live webcast series on addiction stigma and discrimination for healthcare providers
May 1, 2018

Why Addiction is a Disease & Why It’s Important Webcast

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA) & the Recovery Research Institute (RRI) have teamed up to present a 4-part educational initiative to address stigma and discrimination in addiction.

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SAMHSA video of experts talking about addiction treatment
Apr 16, 2018

Road to Recovery Round Table: Finding Effective Care

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Live webcast series on addiction stigma and discrimination for healthcare providers
Apr 25, 2018

Overcoming Stigma, Ending Discrimination Webcast

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA) & the Recovery Research Institute (RRI) have teamed up to present a 4-part educational initiative to address stigma and discrimination in addiction.

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Next: Why Addiction is a Disease & Why It'...