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The Five S’s of Addiction Recovery Part 1: Structure

By |2019-04-01T13:59:32-04:00March 3rd, 2019|Categories: Addiction Recovery|Tags: , , |

The Five S’s of Addiction Recovery: Structure, Supervision, Spirituality, Social Support, and Substitution Ted Kradzinski BA and Jeremy Frank PhD., CADC Note: I encourage people in recovery to commit their experiences to paper—doing so not only documents the process but helps the individual, and me, to identify what aspects of recovery prove most helpful. The following [...]

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The 5 S’s of Addiction Recovery Part 2: Supervision

By |2019-04-01T13:59:51-04:00March 3rd, 2019|Categories: Addiction Recovery|Tags: , , |

This blog addresses the second factor "supervision," which is integral to anyone's addiction recovery. Whether your goal is abstinence or moderation and harm reduction, these five factors (structure, supervision, spirituality, social support and substitution) are essential components of successful and healthy drug and alcohol and other addiction recovery.  What follows is Teddy Kradzinski's personal account through [...]

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Interventions and their Role in Addiction Treatment

By |2019-04-01T14:00:21-04:00February 4th, 2018|Categories: Relationships|Tags: , , , , |

Previously published with permission by © Robert J. Chapman, PhD, Guest Blogger here for Jeremy Frank Associates Is a Rose by any Other Name Still a Rose?:A 21-Century Look at the Utility of Interventions in Addictions Treatment Interventions and Their Role in Addiction Treatment Addictions treatment has come a long way since Vern Johnson (1973) published his [...]

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Addiction counselors encourage colleges and others to support students in fighting the opioid crisis

By |2019-04-11T12:55:47-04:00January 2nd, 2018|Categories: Addiction Treatment|Tags: , , , |

Please read the Philly.com article here: http://www.philly.com/philly/opinion/commentary/colleges-temple-student-overdoses-counseling-recovery-20171221.html Or read a slightly longer version below: A Call to Brotherly Humanity: Two Philadelphia Addiction Professionals Grapple with What More We Need to Do Two drug overdose deaths in one week at Temple University strikes painfully at home as we learned about Michael Paytas and James Orlando who lost [...]

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