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C. O'Brien
As preparations for the fifth revision of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) are under way, this paper focuses upon changes proposed for the substance use disorders section. It briefly outlines the history behind the...
The purpose of this paper to provide an initial evaluation of an innovative, model community-based intervention program, the Geriatric Addictions Program (GAP), designed to assist older adults who have substance abuse and co-occurring mental health...
Sahoo Saddichha, Iris Torchalla
Objective: This work aimed to evaluate gender differences among the street-entrenched youth in British Columbia in terms of their demographics, experiences of childhood maltreatment, mental health issues, and substance use behaviors...
The Recovery Village Columbus
As young adults attempt to navigate life, students face difficult challenges on all fronts: bullying in high school. Divisive family issues. Pressure to do well in college. The weight of these (and many more) stressful situations can lead to...
Laura Prescott, Leah Harris, Steven Samra
This free HRC webcast, which aired on July 23, 2009, highlighted principles of recovery and benefits and common barriers to participation as they relate to consumer integration. The presenters discussed potential roles for people formerly or...
SAMHSA's Co-Occurring Center for Excellence compiled a series of presentations, which cover many different topics in the treatment of co-occurring disorders. The presentations are organized by topic and intended audience. The authors of the...
Michael J. Fitzpatrick
Mike Fitzpatrick offered NAMI's views on the Subcommittee's upcoming FY 2011 bill on May 12, 2010. Statement of Michael J. Fitzpatrick Executive Director, National Alliance On Mental Illness To the Labor-HHS-Education Subcommittee Committee on...