Reports from poison control centers illustrate the medical risks associated with prescription amphetamine misuse, with administration by injection generally associated with the worst outcomes.
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.
CODAC Behavioral Healthcare is piloting a mobile treatment unit that is bringing medical care, counseling and referral guidance to high-need communities.
A report from the American Medical Association and Manatt Health suggests that Medicaid expansion states have a significant advantage in combating the opioid epidemic.