Tag Archives: treatment and recovery

Learning to Sit Still

“On the plane from Albany, New York to Portland, Oregon, I deleted my heroin dealer’s phone number. It wasn’t the first time I’d done that—more like the 15th—and each time I’d felt a strange resistance. I knew that I would miss my heroin dealer that had been oh so accommodating in terms of helping me to ruin myself. I loved people that enabled my irresponsibility. In hindsight, he was my doctor. And I was a happy patient.” Read the full article from TheFix.com.

DBT is a core part of  Behavioral Health Hawaii’s  Intensive Outpatient Program.

Betty Ford Center Children’s Program Explains Addiction to Kids

Betty Ford‘s children’s program is hands down the best in the country. They offer scholarship’s and try not to turn any child away.  Children are the collateral damage of addiction. They need just as much help and support as the addict.

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