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Understanding the Dynamics of Workaholism — Obsession

Understanding the Dynamics of Workaholism — Obsession

I found this article and wanted to share. The Workaholics The respectable addicts by Barbara Killinger, ...
RECOVERY

RECOVERY

Every day the team at Hired Power assists and supports early recovery. Recently, I have been reflecting about how ...
Definition of Recovery

Definition of Recovery

Every day the team at Hired Power assists and supports early recovery. Recently, I have been reflecting about how ...
To Wait or Dance?

To Wait or Dance?

  Hanging on our wall at Hired Power is this beautiful plaque. Often times we get caught up in the day-to- ...
New Blogger Introduction!!

New Blogger Introduction!!

Welcome to the Hired Power blog! My name is Ally Van Groningen and I am the Director of Outreach of Hired Power. ...
Chronic pain and addiction can be difficult to treat

Chronic pain and addiction can be difficult to treat

By Susan Shelly Chronic pain is a complicated and often misunderstood medical issue. When coupled with addiction, ...
Addiction now defined as brain disorder, not behavior issue

Addiction now defined as brain disorder, not behavior issue

Addiction is a chronic brain disorder and not simply a behavior problem involving alcohol, drugs, gambling or sex, ...
July 14, 2011, 9:29 AM ET.BMA to Doctors: It’s Not Complicated — Don’t Be Facebook Friends with Patients

July 14, 2011, 9:29 AM ET.BMA to Doctors: It’s Not Complicated — Don’t Be Facebook Friends with Patients

By Katherine Hobson Accepting Facebook friend requests from current or former patients is a lousy idea, the ...
Rethinking addiction: Expanding treatment isn’t enough

Rethinking addiction: Expanding treatment isn’t enough

Our view: Recent medical advances and greater access to care have helped many addicts reclaim their lives, but the ...
Local Treatment Center Looked At As National Example

Local Treatment Center Looked At As National Example

By: Mike Bowersock Published: July 11, 2011 COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The pricetag on drug and alcohol addiction treatment ...
Brain “lights up” in Response to Cocaine or Opium

Brain “lights up” in Response to Cocaine or Opium

Brain "lights up" in response to cocaine or opium Australian and U.S. scientists have proved that the ...
Addiction Treatment with Buprenorphine Implant Successful

Addiction Treatment with Buprenorphine Implant Successful

Posted by Alex Heigl on July 12, 2011 4:13 PM Addiction treatment drug buprenorphine seems to be effective in ...
Understanding the Dynamics of Workaholism — Obsession

Understanding the Dynamics of Workaholism — Obsession

I found this article and wanted to share. The Workaholics The respectable addicts by Barbara Killinger, ...
RECOVERY

RECOVERY

Every day the team at Hired Power assists and supports early recovery. Recently, I have been reflecting about how ...
Definition of Recovery

Definition of Recovery

Every day the team at Hired Power assists and supports early recovery. Recently, I have been reflecting about how ...
To Wait or Dance?

To Wait or Dance?

  Hanging on our wall at Hired Power is this beautiful plaque. Often times we get caught up in the day-to- ...
New Blogger Introduction!!

New Blogger Introduction!!

Welcome to the Hired Power blog! My name is Ally Van Groningen and I am the Director of Outreach of Hired Power. ...
Chronic pain and addiction can be difficult to treat

Chronic pain and addiction can be difficult to treat

By Susan Shelly Chronic pain is a complicated and often misunderstood medical issue. When coupled with addiction, ...
Addiction now defined as brain disorder, not behavior issue

Addiction now defined as brain disorder, not behavior issue

Addiction is a chronic brain disorder and not simply a behavior problem involving alcohol, drugs, gambling or sex, ...
July 14, 2011, 9:29 AM ET.BMA to Doctors: It’s Not Complicated — Don’t Be Facebook Friends with Patients

July 14, 2011, 9:29 AM ET.BMA to Doctors: It’s Not Complicated — Don’t Be Facebook Friends with Patients

By Katherine Hobson Accepting Facebook friend requests from current or former patients is a lousy idea, the ...
Rethinking addiction: Expanding treatment isn’t enough

Rethinking addiction: Expanding treatment isn’t enough

Our view: Recent medical advances and greater access to care have helped many addicts reclaim their lives, but the ...
Local Treatment Center Looked At As National Example

Local Treatment Center Looked At As National Example

By: Mike Bowersock Published: July 11, 2011 COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The pricetag on drug and alcohol addiction treatment ...
Brain “lights up” in Response to Cocaine or Opium

Brain “lights up” in Response to Cocaine or Opium

Brain "lights up" in response to cocaine or opium Australian and U.S. scientists have proved that the ...
Addiction Treatment with Buprenorphine Implant Successful

Addiction Treatment with Buprenorphine Implant Successful

Posted by Alex Heigl on July 12, 2011 4:13 PM Addiction treatment drug buprenorphine seems to be effective in ...