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    Addiction Resource New
    The goal of Addiction Resource is to provide a wealth of information to promote education about substance abuse and motivate the ones who may be suffering to seek the support they need.

    Content includes general resources, such as drug and alcohol addiction self-assessments, intended to help identify signs and risks of addiction in yourself or loved ones. Addiction Resource is not directly affiliated with any treatment facilities, but does encourage those looking for treatment to utilize the SAMHSA treatment services locator.

    https://addictionresource.com/ - 24-Aug-2016 - Hits: 27 - Rate This | Details
    Addiction Research Foundation
    Addiction Research Foundation's mission is to improve treatment outcomes of alcohol and drug addiction treatment for persons with substance abuse disorders.
    A survey is provided that is designed to gather information that could be beneficial in determining the most successful ways that people are able to succeed after treatment.

    http://www.addictionresearchfoundation.org/ - 18-Jun-2015 - Hits: 196 - Rate This | Details
    Ask Audrey Now!
    Audrey Hope of Ask Audrey Now! offers Los-Angeles, CA based addiction counseling whose process, "takes one beyond the rational limited concepts of the mind, the five senses and the boundaries of traditional therapy into the deeper soul where true healing takes place."
    http://www.askaudreynow.com/ - 30-Nov-2015 - Hits: 137 - Rate This | Details
    Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse
    The Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) is Canada's national addictions agency. Our mission is to provide objective, evidence-based information and advice that will help reduce the health, social and economic harm associated with substance abuse and addictions. (En Francais et Anglais--In French and English)
    http://www.ccsa.ca/ - 5-Sep-2006 - Hits: 442 - Rate This | Details
    Coast to Coast Recovery
    Located in Newport Beach, CA, Coast to Coast Recovery specializes in addiction treatment for all ages, substance abuse backgrounds, and experiences. Services include:
    • Drug, alcohol, eating disorder and mental health interventions
    • Treatment planning and executive consulting
    • Family workshops & counseling
    • Sober companions & transport
    • Post-treatment services

    https://www.coasttocoastrecovery.com - 18-Nov-2015 - Hits: 137 - Rate This | Details
    Detox to Rehab
    Detox to Rehab is a community designed for friends, family, and those in active addiction. They offer support and general information regarding addiction, recovery, alcoholism, as well as helping visitors to find support group meetings and fellowships near them.
    http://detoxtorehab.com - 11-Aug-2016 - Hits: 27 - Rate This | Details
    Distance Learning Center for Addiction Studies
    The Distance Learning Center for Addiction Studies (DLCAS) is an internet based educational service that provides comprehensive training and information in the field of addiction studies. Stay current with the advances of the field, maintain credentials, and obtain educational training hours in the comfort and convenience of your own home or office.
    http://www.dlcas.com/ - 5-Sep-2006 - Hits: 495 - Rate This | Details
    DrugRehab.com
    DrugRehab.com is an online initiative of Advanced Recovery Systems, designed to help people and families affected by addiction overcome the disease and other co-occurring disorders. The web resource provides essential tools and information to facilitate the recovery process. The website covers different aspects of addiction, including co-occurring disorders, such as post-traumatic stress disorder. With a special page dedicated to PTSD, the site provides information on the different types of PTSD, symptoms, causes and successful treatment options. The website also provides a list of addiction treatment centers that are equipped with medical professionals who promote a safe, secure and healing environment. The staff includes doctors, nurses, dietitians, therapists, caseworkers and education counselors.
    https://www.drugrehab.com/ - 28-Sep-2015 - Hits: 159 - Rate This | Details
    Dual Diagnosis Website
    The Dual Diagnosis Website provides on-line resources for providers, consumers and their friends and families who are interested in co-occurring disorders. It is relevant to all profiles of people who have co-occurring mental illness and substance disorders and substance disorders and mental health issues. Included at the web site are full text articles and book chapters; a directory of treatment services free of charge where one can list their program or search for programs; a glossary of terms; a bulletin board; resource links; up-coming events and more.
    http://pobox.com/~dualdiagnosis - 26-Nov-2007 - Hits: 628 - Rate This | Details
    Go Ask Alice!
    Go Ask Alice! is the health question and answer Internet service produced by Alice!, Columbia University's Health Promotion Program a division of Health Services at Columbia. Alice answers questions about relationships; sexuality; sexual health; emotional health; fitness; nutrition; alcohol, nicotine, and other drugs; and, general health.
    http://goaskalice.columbia.edu/ - 5-Sep-2006 - Hits: 537 - Rate This | Details
    HBO Documentary on Addictions
    HBO has recently done a series of documentaries on Addiction. Here are some of the highlights, which are free to view on the internet: Film Opening: http://www.hbo.com/addiction/thefilm/centerpiece/611_film_opening.html What is addiction? http://www.hbo.com/addiction/thefilm/supplemental/6212_what_is_addiction.html Understanding Relapse: http://www.hbo.com/addiction/thefilm/supplemental/6213_understanding_relapse.html Other highlights (Click on the corresponding tabs to view these pieces): "Interview with Nora D. Volkow, MD" (discussing addiction). "Interview with Kathleen T. Brady, MD, PhD" (addresses dual diagnosis). "Interview with L.Willenbring, MD" (deals specifically with the issue of alcoholism). "Interview with Michael L. Dennis, PhD" (addresses the issue of adolescents with addiction problems).
    http://www.hbo.com/addiction/thefilm/supplemental/6212_what_is_addiction.html - 26-Jun-2007 - Hits: 870 - Rate This | Details
    She's in Recovery
    Online resources and community for the women in recovery. "The (addicted) woman is attacked not only for her failure at motherhood, but for her abandonment of more general nurturing and caretaking functions that are at the core of the female role. 'Good' women are primarily concerned with the needs and welfare of others... and when women are no longer willing or able to serve.... - even for reasons beyond (their) control -- the response is usually not support or sympathy...." Those words were penned by author Marian Sandmaier, in her book THE INVISIBLE ALCOHOLICS, in 1980.
    http://www.shesinrecovery.com/ - 14-Aug-2004 - Hits: 702 - Rate This | Details
    Sober.com
    Sober.com provides a directory with thousands of free resources to better assist those addicts and their families seeking help for themselves or a loved one.
    http://www.sober.com - 3-Dec-2008 - Hits: 502 - Rate This | Details
    Talk to FRANK (UK)
    Free, confidential advice and information on drugs. 24 hours a day free confidential advice on drugs. Email advice on drugs. A to Z list of substances explains appearance and use, effects, chances of getting hooked, health risks and UK law.
    http://www.talktofrank.com/ - 5-Sep-2006 - Hits: 296 - Rate This | Details