For programs working with patients for whom methamphetamine and sex have become intertwined, addressing the meth use alone will not produce results.
A Canadian company has acquired the drug development program for a derivative of ibogaine, a potential treatment for opioid addiction.
A survey of college students has found that use of electronic cigarettes is associated with compromised overall sleep health, in a fashion similar to what users of conventional cigarettes experience.
Abuse, PTSD & Trauma
Intergenerational and transgenerational trauma are challenges that require practitioners to dig deeper in their assessments beyond just the presenting patient and his/her nuclear family, says Alex Ribbentrop, MSW, LCSW, CFTP, owner and psychotherapist at Live Free Psychotherapy.
The federal government will take steps to clear the market of unauthorized flavored e-cigarettes, which many blame for a rise in youth vaping.