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A Call to Action by John Shinholser

By the time you read this, we will have a somewhat better idea of where our White House is heading with recovery and treatment...

Sober Dreams

Alcoholics sometimes worry when they have drinking dreams, but these disturbing dreams are not unusual. What would be unusual is a sober dream while...
Mixed News on Opioids

Mixed News on Opioids

Opioid overdoses are on the rise across the country according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  However, at the same time, more...

Codependency Revisited

The history of the word “codependency” dates back to the 1950s when Lois Wilson and Anne Bingham founded Al-Anon, the Twelve Step recovery group...
An Addicted Child - A Parent’s Rights

An Addicted Child – A Parent’s Rights

Most states require a parent to care for a minor child up to the ripe old age of 18, some even longer.  Yet, when...

The Facade

I was raised in New Bedford, Massachusetts, an urban working-class seaport with boundless character. My mother was a music teacher; my father was a...

Perspectives: The New Sober

When it comes to addiction treatment, achieving sobriety and a functional life is, of course, the ultimate goal. However, depending on where treatment is...

When Hollywood Comes Knocking

Hollywood celebrities began arriving at the posh Beverly Hills L’Ermitage Hotel to walk the red carpet of an Emmy party co-sponsored by My 12...

Addicted To Sex

I remember driving to Rocky Point, Mexico, with seven women in my SUV to celebrate our friend’s 30th birthday. We were discussing how many...

The Sport of Kings

My name is Greg Mungall and I grew up in Cocoa Beach, Florida, where I learned to surf and live a life of ‘surfing...

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