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Could Your Job Support Your Addiction

December 3rd, 2013 · 1 Comment

If you or a loved one has struggled with drug or alcohol abuse, you know that it’s a complex, hard-to-understand circumstance. It can be difficult to make sense of the situation, and finding answers can be a seemingly impossible road to follow. Recently, however, studies have revealed that drug and alcohol abuse could have a common underlying link that was previously unexplored: career choice.

The video info-graphic below provides details to support this claim, but keep reading for a brief overview.

The Statistics

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The Hidden Story of Addiction Treatment

November 21st, 2007 · No Comments

Stan StokesStan Stokes, MS, CCDC is CEO and President of Bridging the Gaps, Inc., an integrated treatment facility for adults in Winchester, VA.

Bridging the Gaps is highly successful and their treatment provides a 12-Step based psychosocial program while focusing on rebalancing brain chemistry and building up the body through the use of oral and intravenous therapy, acupuncture, exercise, meditation, and other stress reduction techniques.

Stans professional background includes over 30 years experience in the addictions field both in the military and private sectors. He brings an innovative approach to the treatment field by integrating traditional and alternative health approaches to addictions recovery.

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Nutritional Approaches to Addiction Recovery

November 18th, 2007 · No Comments

Hyla Cass, MD, has integrated metabolic medicine with psychiatry in her clinical practice of over 20 years, and is a noted public speaker, consultant, and educator on complementary medicine and psychiatry, women’s health , and natural treatments for anxiety disorders, depression and addiction.

She is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, UCLA School of Medicine, and has written numerous books including Natural Highs and Supplement Your Prescription.

Dr. Cass’ years of experience have yielded three guiding principles:

1-Treat the whole person – mind, body, spirit, and environment.
2-Look first for the deepest root problems beneath any symptoms.
3-Apply a continuum of treatments, always beginning with the safest, most natural, and most benign.

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Marijuana and Meth: Treatment That Works

November 16th, 2007 · No Comments

Julia holds an M.A. in Clinical Psychology, as well as a California marriage and family therapy license and has frequently appeared as an expert on radio and television programs. She is the author of The Mood Cure, a brain repair manual for mood and addiction problems, and the best selling The Diet Cure on recovery from carbohydrate addiction. She also presents training seminars in amino acid therapy for treatment of chemical dependency.

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Dual Diagnosis: Mental Illness as a Nutritional Deficiency Disease

November 14th, 2007 · No Comments

Dr. Joan Mathews-LarsonJoan Mathews-Larson, PhD, is a pioneer in the addiction field and has authored national best-selling books, “Seven Weeks to Sobriety” and “Depression Free, Naturally“.

Dr. Larson is the founder and Executive Director of the Health Recovery Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, an orthomolecular (psycho-biological) model for treating addiction and emotional disorders. This unique focus combines therapy with physiological intervention to repair biochemical damage that often manifests as impaired mental functioning and behavior problems. Her work has received national recognition because of the high recovery rates this model produces.

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The Process of Recovery

November 13th, 2007 · No Comments


Cardwell Nuckols, PhD, is an internationally recognized expert in such areas as behavioral medicine and addictions treatment. Dr. Nuckols, has been a clinical and developmental consultant for more then thirty years.

Over the years, he has served the healthcare field in multiple capacities as a clinician, supervisor, program director and hospital administrator. In addition, he is the author of numerous books, journals, and audio and video programs.

Dr. Nuckols recently gave a presentation at the Beyond Talk Therapy: New Frontiers in Addiction Treatment Symposium in Sacramento, California. His topic is Learning to Live Gracefully in the Moment: The Process of Recovery.

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Eliminating the Top Causes of Relapse in Recovery

November 12th, 2007 · No Comments

Julia Ross photoJulia Ross is a pioneer in the field of nutritional psychology and a specialist in the treatment of eating disorders and addictions. She has founded and directed six successful recovery programs since 1980 in the San Francisco Bay Area. She is currently the Executive Director of the Recovery Systems Clinic in Mill Valley, California.

Julia holds an M.A. in Clinical Psychology, as well as a California marriage and family therapy license and has frequently appeared as an expert on radio and television programs. She is the author of The Mood Cure, a brain repair manual for mood and addiction problems, and the best selling The Diet Cure on recovery from carbohydrate addiction. She also presents training seminars in amino acid therapy for treatment of chemical dependency.

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Beyond Therapy – Nutritional Medicine to Solve Addiction

November 7th, 2007 · No Comments

Joan Mathews-Larson photoJoan Mathews-Larson holds a doctorate in nutrition and is the founder and Executive Director of the Health Recovery Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, an orthomolecular (psycho-biological) model for treating addiction and emotional disorders. This unique focus combines therapy with physiological intervention to repair biochemical damage that often manifests as impaired mental functioning and behavior problems. Her work has received national recognition because of the high recovery rates this model produces.

She is a pioneer in the field and has authored national best-selling books, “Seven Weeks to Sobriety” and “Depression Free, Naturally“. This has led to over 500 TV and radio appearances. Dr. Larson has also been named as one of an elite group of six national researchers and practitioners who have made a significant contribution to the world of medicine.

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Consequences of Addiction: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

November 6th, 2007 · No Comments

Dr Charles GantCharles Gant, MD, PhD, is a leading orthomolecular physician who has practiced complementary medicine for over 30 years. Dr. Gant is nationally recognized for devising nutritional and detoxification interventions for nicotine, alcohol and substance abuse, ADHD along with other common, chronic medical and psychological problems.

Dr. Gant has also authored or coauthored books such as: “End Your Addiction Now”, and “End Nicotine Addiction Now”.

He recently gave a presentation at the Beyond Talk Therapy: New Frontiers in Addiction Treatment Symposium in Sacramento, California. His topic: Introduction to Integrative Addictionology – The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly. The video presentation is a ‘must see’ for anyone who wants to learn about effective treatment without drugs.

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