- Socioeconomic analysis of addictions treatment. Langenbucher, James W. // Public Health Reports;Mar/Apr96, Vol. 111 Issue 2, p135
Opinion. Comments on the use of economic research as a tool for influencing policy decisions for addiction treatment system in the United States. Analytic tools to evaluate the economic consequences of treatment and of failure to treat; Reducing barriers to treatment; Making treatment policy...
- Addicted nurses: Tolerated, tormented, or treated? Lippman, Helen // RN;Apr92, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p36
Offers a look at substance abuse among RNs and states that nursing's response shows little consistency or consensus. Does the punishment fit the crime?; Diversion--a demanding but promising alternative; Assessing pros and cons of current programs; Intervention--shattering the denial. INSET:...
- A better way of handling drug overdose. // RN;Sep92, Vol. 55 Issue 9, p107
Reports on a study at the Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center in Phoenix about treating a patient for an overdose. Originally appeared in volume 21, issue 3 of `Annals of Emergency Medicine'; Details.
- Family intervention program getting addicts into treatment. // Outcomes & Accountability Alert;Jan2000, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p4
Examines the success of the Community Reinforcement and Family Training (CRAFT) family intervention program in engaging addicts and getting them into treatment. New Mexico researchers who developed CRAFT in the 1980s; Clinical studies on the use of CRAFT for family members of alcoholics and...
- House holds hearing on parity. // NCADD Washington Report;Nov99, Vol. 2 Issue 11, p1
Reports that United States House of Congress Subcommittee Chairman John Mica wanted to hear about the positive consequences of successfully treating drug abuse.
- BRUMBAUGH HANDBOOK IN THIRD PRINTING. Brumbaugh, Alex // Guidepoints: Acupuncture in Recovery;Sep2002, p2
Focuses on the publication of 'Transformation and Recovery,' book for drug addiction treatment. Incorporation of acupuncture in drug addiction treatment; Use of book in addiction and community health curriculum; Factors influencing the patients treatment options.
- BEST OF BOTH WORLDS. Voyles, Claudia // Guidepoints: Acupuncture in Recovery;Sep2002, p5
Examines the use of acupuncture in addiction treatment. Creation of platform in defining the human body; Process of acupuncture; Effects of acupuncture on the energy flow of the body.
- N.A.D.A. ACTIVIST WARNS AGAINST SIMPLE IDEAS. Diaz, Rachel // Guidepoints: Acupuncture in Recovery;Sep2002, p6
Examines the use of acupuncture for heroin addiction treatment in the U.S. Modalities for addiction treatment; Introduction of news sheet for acupuncturists; Evaluation on the nature of addiction.
- NAATP moves to Washington; Ford resigns as president. // Alcoholism Report;Oct92, Vol. 20 Issue 13, p4
Reports that the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP) will relocate to Washington, D.C., effective January 1, 1993, and that Michael Ford has resigned as NAATP president. NAATP vice chairman John T. Schwarzlose comments.