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Why is fentanyl so...

By Ryan Carbone, MSW, LCSW • 3 weeks ago

Fentanyl is an incredibly powerful synthetic opioid analgesic that is rapidly changing the landscape…

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Substance-Induced Delirium

By Ryan Carbone • 2 months ago

Substance induced disorders (SID) can be differentiated from independent co-occurring mental disorders in that…

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Alcohol Use Disorder

By Ryan Carbone • 2 months ago

Alcohol use disorder is a disorder that is typified by a dangerous pattern of…

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SHORT ANSWERS TO HARD...

By Amanda McCarthy • 4 months ago

“On Thursday, President Trump said he intended to declare the opioid crisis a 

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BEACON HEALTH OPTIONS INKS...

By Amanda McCarthy • 4 months ago

“BOSTON – Beacon Health Options (Beacon), a national leader in behavioral health management, announced…

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PRESIDENT TRUMP PLANS TO...

By Amanda McCarthy • 4 months ago

“BEDMINSTER, N.J. — President Trump said Thursday he intends to declare a state of national…

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EVERYTHING YOU THINK YOU...

By Amanda McCarthy • 4 months ago

What really causes addiction – to everything from cocaine to smart-phones? And how…

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WHY WE SHOULD SAY...

By Amanda McCarthy • 4 months ago

“For years, people with addiction have wondered when the media would recognize our condition…

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SEPTEMBER IS NATIONAL RECOVERY...

By Amanda McCarthy • 5 months ago

“September is National Recovery Month, a month reserved for celebration by the…

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TALKING BEFORE CHARGES: NEWTON’S...

By Amanda McCarthy • 5 months ago

“As a young sergeant, Police Chief David MacDonald remembers the department responding to some…

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ON REDDIT, INTIMATE GLIMPSES...

By Amanda McCarthy • 5 months ago

“Every day, thousands of people who are consumed by the nation’s opioid epidemic connect…

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THE PSYCHOLOGICAL CENTER, INC....

By Amanda McCarthy • 5 months ago

“LAWRENCE — As the opioid epidemic continues to impact communities across the country, The…

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