Tag Archives: Addiction Treatment

The science and effectiveness of Social Model Programs for addiction recoveryTESTING

Social Model Programs A 35 year overview. Louise Cooksey, CCS, ICADC Reflecting on my career in addictions treatment, I haven’t felt blessed every single day, but it’s never boring. My personal motivation for continually learning remains intact. Cofounding and growing … Continue reading

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Where we are, and where we need to go, addiction recovery stakeholder meetingTESTING

During the Recovery Capital Conference of Canada, addiction recovery stakeholders engaged in conversations, connected and reconnect with colleagues, friends and allies – acknowledging challenges and shortfalls of implementing evidence-based models in the national and local healthcare system contexts. The energy … Continue reading

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Heroin Addict Shaking Social Media and New Ministry of Mental Health and AddictionTESTING

This weeks show (April 27th) we will have 2 guests. Our first guest is Ryan Hampton.  Ryan is known as “The guy who is changing the way America looks at addiction.” Our second guest will be Selina Robinson, who will … Continue reading

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March Newsletter 2017TESTING

Last Door – E News Issue #76 Youth and Adult Addiction Treatment since 1984 Alumni of the Month My names Connor, and I am a proud Alumni of Last Door.  I showed up on the steps of the Last Door … Continue reading

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Addiction Recovery Approach and December’s Giving Back SeriesTESTING

This week on Talk Recovery … two stories Some Assembly Required: A Balanced Approach to Recovery from Addiction and Chronic Pain By themselves, addiction and chronic pain can be debilitating. When combined, they comprise extremely complicated co-occurring conditions that impact … Continue reading

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National Addictions Awareness WeekTESTING

“Addiction Matters.” Health Minister Terry Lake today made the following statement in recognition of National Addictions Awareness Week Nov. 13-19, 2016. “Since January, we have lost 555 people to illicit drug overdoses in British Columbia alone, making the overdose crisis … Continue reading

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a Memoir of Recovery from Sex AddictionTESTING

Naked in Public: a Memoir of Recovery from Sex Addiction and Other Temporary Insanities. A respected therapist and addictions specialist shares the powerful story of her own recovery from sexual addiction. Author Staci Sprout on Talk Recovery live this Thursday … Continue reading

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Alumni of the Month September 2016TESTING

 My names Dylan R and I am an addict. I had started using substances at a young age and thought it was all a party. I eventually was someone who was involved in crime and knew how to survive. One … Continue reading

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September 2016 Addiction Treatment NewsletterTESTING

E-News Issue #74 Alumni of the Month My names Dylan R and I am an addict.  I had started using substances at a young age and thought it was all a party. I eventually was someone who was involved in … Continue reading

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New West Recovery – addiction treatmentTESTING

Last Door Recovery Society and Westminster House Treatment Centre officially launch their #NewWestRecovery Exhibitor and Outreach Information Booth. Together the two agencies will travel coast to coast over the next 12 months to educate physicians, counsellors, interventionists, nurses and therapists about the … Continue reading

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