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Teen Health: Dealing with Addiction

Teen Health: Dealing with Addiction

Jason's life is beginning to unravel. His grades have slipped, he's moody, he doesn't talk to his friends, and he has stopped showing up for practice. Jason's friends know he has been experimenting with drugs and now they're worried he has become addicted. Defining an addiction is tricky, and knowing how to handle one is even harder.
Discovering Addiction Genes

Discovering Addiction Genes

A combination of many factors including genetics, environment and behavior influence a person's addiction risk, making it an incredibly complicated disease . Searching among all of our 20,000 or so genes for a few that are involved in a complex disease can be quite costly and time consuming. That is why researchers often use what they and others know about a disease to narrow their focus down to a smaller number of "candidate genes".
Hired Power transitions with Musicians on Fuse TV show Rock Bottom

Hired Power transitions with Musicians on Fuse TV show Rock Bottom

Fuse TV Rock Bottom confronts musicians whose personal issues are tearing their band apart. They'll have 30 days to either get their act together — or get replaced. Hired Power's personal recovery assistants provide sober transition services to the musicians.
Coming Up Soon!!!!

Coming Up Soon!!!!

Women Association of Addiction Treatment (WAAT) moving to new location First Tuesday of every month 8AM Panini ...
Illicit Drug Use Holds Steady, Report Says

Illicit Drug Use Holds Steady, Report Says

Illicit Drug Use Holds Steady, Report Says (jointogether.com)
A Must Have for a Recovering Alcoholic or Addict:

A Must Have for a Recovering Alcoholic or Addict:

Bridging the gap between drug and alcohol treatment and living in recovery. So you're fresh out of rehab. How do you stay sober long enough to shoot that movie and fulfill your celebrity commitments? A live-in Personal Recovery Assistant is exactly what is needed. And now -- this Hollywood “must have” is a certified profession available to everyone.
Hiring Power… in the Aspen Times

Hiring Power… in the Aspen Times

Jamison’s business model isn’t unique. As popular TV shows like “Intervention” and “Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew” spotlight drug and alcohol recovery, the recovery business is also growing. And since 2002 Nanette Zumwalt, CEO and president of California-based Hired Power, has been providing “personal recovery assistants” to the well-heeled in need of help. She charges upward of $850 for round-the-clock monitoring of clients, often people who are transitioning from their homes to a treatment center or from a treatment center (or jail) back to their homes.
University Will Welcome New Students with Alcohol Lessons

University Will Welcome New Students with Alcohol Lessons

Join Together PostJuly 22, 2008 - New students arriving at the University of Virginia this summer have the option ...
Josh Hamilton: Rock Bottom to Clean Up Man

Josh Hamilton: Rock Bottom to Clean Up Man

NEW YORK - Rock bottom for Josh Hamilton was the day he showed up helpless at his grandma's doorstep, strung out, scraggly, 50 pounds lighter than the 230 pounds of rock-solid muscle he now sports. It was just a week or so before the day - Oct. 6, 2005 - he went sober and drug free.
Cold water keeps addicts clean and sober

Cold water keeps addicts clean and sober

hirty drug addicts hope to reclaim their lives by braving the icy Atlantic ocean
Family & The Relapse Syndrome

Family & The Relapse Syndrome

n many cases the addict is the first family member to seek treatment. Other family members become involved in order to help the alcoholic get sober. Many family members refuse to consider the fact that they also have a problem that requires specialized treatment. These family members tend to deny their role in their addicted family and scapegoat personal and family problems upon the addicted person.
Tackling His Pill Addiction

Tackling His Pill Addiction

Giants offensive tackle Shane Olivea admitted last week he developed a dependency on prescription drugs that required a stay in a rehabilitation center to correct. He is not alone. Addiction to prescription drugs is a growing problem throughout society.
Teen Health: Dealing with Addiction

Teen Health: Dealing with Addiction

Jason's life is beginning to unravel. His grades have slipped, he's moody, he doesn't talk to his friends, and he has stopped showing up for practice. Jason's friends know he has been experimenting with drugs and now they're worried he has become addicted. Defining an addiction is tricky, and knowing how to handle one is even harder.
Discovering Addiction Genes

Discovering Addiction Genes

A combination of many factors including genetics, environment and behavior influence a person's addiction risk, making it an incredibly complicated disease . Searching among all of our 20,000 or so genes for a few that are involved in a complex disease can be quite costly and time consuming. That is why researchers often use what they and others know about a disease to narrow their focus down to a smaller number of "candidate genes".
Hired Power transitions with Musicians on Fuse TV show Rock Bottom

Hired Power transitions with Musicians on Fuse TV show Rock Bottom

Fuse TV Rock Bottom confronts musicians whose personal issues are tearing their band apart. They'll have 30 days to either get their act together — or get replaced. Hired Power's personal recovery assistants provide sober transition services to the musicians.
Coming Up Soon!!!!

Coming Up Soon!!!!

Women Association of Addiction Treatment (WAAT) moving to new location First Tuesday of every month 8AM Panini ...
Illicit Drug Use Holds Steady, Report Says

Illicit Drug Use Holds Steady, Report Says

Illicit Drug Use Holds Steady, Report Says (jointogether.com)
A Must Have for a Recovering Alcoholic or Addict:

A Must Have for a Recovering Alcoholic or Addict:

Bridging the gap between drug and alcohol treatment and living in recovery. So you're fresh out of rehab. How do you stay sober long enough to shoot that movie and fulfill your celebrity commitments? A live-in Personal Recovery Assistant is exactly what is needed. And now -- this Hollywood “must have” is a certified profession available to everyone.
Hiring Power… in the Aspen Times

Hiring Power… in the Aspen Times

Jamison’s business model isn’t unique. As popular TV shows like “Intervention” and “Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew” spotlight drug and alcohol recovery, the recovery business is also growing. And since 2002 Nanette Zumwalt, CEO and president of California-based Hired Power, has been providing “personal recovery assistants” to the well-heeled in need of help. She charges upward of $850 for round-the-clock monitoring of clients, often people who are transitioning from their homes to a treatment center or from a treatment center (or jail) back to their homes.
University Will Welcome New Students with Alcohol Lessons

University Will Welcome New Students with Alcohol Lessons

Join Together PostJuly 22, 2008 - New students arriving at the University of Virginia this summer have the option ...
Josh Hamilton: Rock Bottom to Clean Up Man

Josh Hamilton: Rock Bottom to Clean Up Man

NEW YORK - Rock bottom for Josh Hamilton was the day he showed up helpless at his grandma's doorstep, strung out, scraggly, 50 pounds lighter than the 230 pounds of rock-solid muscle he now sports. It was just a week or so before the day - Oct. 6, 2005 - he went sober and drug free.
Cold water keeps addicts clean and sober

Cold water keeps addicts clean and sober

hirty drug addicts hope to reclaim their lives by braving the icy Atlantic ocean
Family & The Relapse Syndrome

Family & The Relapse Syndrome

n many cases the addict is the first family member to seek treatment. Other family members become involved in order to help the alcoholic get sober. Many family members refuse to consider the fact that they also have a problem that requires specialized treatment. These family members tend to deny their role in their addicted family and scapegoat personal and family problems upon the addicted person.
Tackling His Pill Addiction

Tackling His Pill Addiction

Giants offensive tackle Shane Olivea admitted last week he developed a dependency on prescription drugs that required a stay in a rehabilitation center to correct. He is not alone. Addiction to prescription drugs is a growing problem throughout society.

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