Supports addicted teenagers and young adults, as well as their families while they deal with substance-related problems.
Provides addiction, recovery, and relapse prevention information that is balanced and authoritative.
Advocates the promotion, strengthening, and expansion of programs designed for students and families to achieve success in both education and recovery.
Provides research-based information about high school and college drinking while offering recommendations to schools and professionals about what can be done.
Dedicated to organizing and mobilizing over 20 million Americans in recovery from addictions in order to provide resources for recovery, education, and training for professionals.
Offers a strong academic program to students in recovery - one that allows them to focus on learning and provides a community that requires and supports sobriety.
This research center is committed to both funding research and applying it to daily situations in order to increase social and emotional well-being.
Is a nonprofit community-based behavioral healthcare organization that helps people overcome mental illness, alcoholism, drug and other addictions.
Seeks to help undergraduate and graduate students to grow spiritually, emotionally and physically.
The Schubert Center for Child Studies aims to strengthen links between child-related academic study, public policy formation, and professional practice. Based in the College of Arts and Sciences at Case Western Reserve University, the Schubert Center convenes experts from across campus and throughout the Cleveland community to provide an innovative forum for multidisciplinary education, research, and communications focused on child policy.
MISSION STATEMENT A New PATH works to reduce the stigma associated with addictive illness through education and compassionate support, and to advocate for therapeutic rather than punitive drug policies. WHO WE ARE A non-profit advocacy organization of parents, concerned citizens, individuals in recovery, healthcare professionals and community leaders working together to educate the public, media and decision makers about the true nature of the disease of addiction, and to expand access to treatment services. We advocate to end discriminatory drug policies that serve as roadblocks to recovery.
CALDAR, established in the Fall of 2005 through funding by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), is a Center on longitudinal drug abuse research. The overarching theme of this multidisciplinary research unit is the development and application of rigorous scientific approaches for advancing longitudinal research on drug abuse and its interplay with HIV infection, drug treatment and other service systems. The aims of CALDAR are to: increase knowledge of longitudinal patterns of drug addiction and their interplay with HIV infection, drug treatment, and other service systems (e.g., mental health, criminal justice, welfare, medical care);enhance the quality and efficiency of research conducted by Center-supported projects by providing centralized support to serve common project functions;provide opportunities for scientific collaboration and cross-project analyses, stimulating conceptual development and integration, and advancing improved research methodologies and statistical approaches; and enhance the relevance and application of longitudinal research on drug use by facilitating dissemination of integrated project findings to a variety of communities.
- (310) 267-5251
The International Christian Recovery Coalition is an informal, international fellowship comprised of Christian leaders and workers in the recovery arena, together with Christians in recovery and others seeking the power and love of God as a means of recovering from the ravages of alcoholism, addictions, and other life-controlling problems.
- (808) 874-4876
Alcoholism, Addiction, and Recovery - Support Resources, Quips & Quotes - Updated One Day at a Time! Recovery blogs, websites, and info about substance abuse, health, spirituality, music, shops, diversions - Alcoholism and addictions can be fatal when untreated; if you or someone you know is still suffering, many find lasting recovery and want to help: for support resources, see the list of link categories
Kicking any form of addiction, be it alcohol or opiate, is not easy. It's easier to get addicted than wean yourself off the habit. Whenever it is that you do decide to seek treatment to stay clean and sober, it's important you know what lies ahead.
The Iowa Consortium for Substance Abuse Research and Evaluation (The Consortium) is an alliance committed to strengthening substance abuse prevention and intervention activities through collaborative research. The Consortium coordinates research and knowledge transfer among researchers, assists professionals in the field, and informs public policy makers in the area of substance abuse. The Consortium's Advisory Board includes: representatives from the University of Iowa, the University of Northern Iowa, Iowa State University; Iowa departments of Public Health and Corrections, the Iowa Office of Drug Control Policy; and representatives from local substance abuse service agencies.
Overcomers Outreach is an international network of Christ-centered 12 Step support groups which ministers to individuals, their families and loved ones who suffer from the consequences of any addictive behavior. We exist to serve as a bridge between traditional Twelve step recovery groups and churches of all denominations. We recover together as we meet to study and grow in God's Word. Our ministry is all welcoming, regardless of age, race, lifestyle, background, or belief.
Alcohol and other drug-related conditions are the top health problem in the United States. The good news is that remission is the most likely outcome for individuals suffering from alcohol and other substance use disorders and there are a number of treatments and related approaches that have been shown to help. As an evidence-based, solution-focused therapist, my goal is to help understand the nature and scope of your problems and any related challenges you are facing in order to find accessible and acceptable pathways for you to uncover your true potential and lead a life that is free of remorse, guilt, and worry so often associated with alcohol and drug problems. While we can't change difficult situations of the past, we can work together to better understand and resolve challenges in your life going forward. By applying complementary science-based therapy approaches and techniques, I will help you build a meaningful life. If you're looking for extra support and guidance through a challenging situation or you're just ready to move in a new direction in your life, I look forward to working with you to achieve your goals. Please call or email me for an individual, couples or family therapy consultation today.
The Buddhist Recovery Network promotes the use of Buddhist teachings and practices to help people recover from suffering caused by addictive behaviors and is open to people of all backgrounds, and respectful of all recovery paths,
Find alcohol and drug rehab centers based on your needs. Rehab Center believes that addiction recovery and long term success is within reach and features a listing of nationwide rehab centers that fit your needs. You have wanted a better life for a long time now. You have felt powerless to change but there seems to be a small sense of hope. Call one of their understanding and compassionate advisers right now. They understand what you are going through.
- 541-239-3551; 1-541-BE-WELL1
Northern Ohio Recovery Association, Inc. (NORA) is a community based substance abuse prevention and peer recovery support organization. NORA provides culturally relevant chemical dependency services with dignity and respect to youth, adults and families in Northeast Ohio.
- (216) 391-6672
Our goal at the DUI Foundation is to break down that barrier of drinking and driving ignorance. Each state enforces varying levels of law, policy, and legislation. Our website aims to provide state specific facts across our entire knowledge center for you.
Addiction among college students has become a serious issue, one that has grown by leaps and bounds in recent years. But fortunately, there are ways to get help. This guide aims to provide students with a firm foundation to reach out for the help they need, including plenty of facts about what really constitutes abuse or addiction, how they can find the proper resources to get back on a healthy track, and expert advice on what to do if addiction becomes a looming prospect.
Rick Hanson is a psychologist, Senior Fellow of the Greater Good Science Center at UC Berkeley, and New York Times best selling author. His books are available in 26 languages and include Hardwiring Happiness, Buddha's Brain, Just One Thing, and Mother Nurture. He edits the Wise Brain Bulletin and has several audio programs. A summa cum laude graduate of UCLA, and founder of the Wellspring Institute for Neuroscience and Contemplative Wisdom, he's been an invited speaker at NASA, Oxford, Stanford, Harvard, and other major universities, and taught in meditation centers worldwide. His work has been featured on BBC, CBS, and NPR, and he offers the free Just One Thing newsletter with over 114,000 subscribers, plus the online Foundations of Well Being program in positive neuroplasticity that anyone with financial need can do for free.
Your First Step is here to help you take your first step towards recovery from drug or alcohol addiction. As men and women in recovery themselves, they know how hard it can be to seek the help you need. They also know what a difference it can make in your life. With care and compassion, They will help connect you with an addiction rehabilitation center that best fits your individual needs. The process is streamlined to be as stress-free as possible, and there is no cost for their services.
Detox Local not only provides an extensive directory of all available drug and alcohol detox centers that are located near you, Detox Local provides you with comprehensive information on a variety of substances, the detox process involved with each substance as well as the importance of detox from these dangerous substances. Drug and alcohol detox is an essential early step in the recovery process and the information provided by the experienced and empathetic staff at Detox Local can help you or a loved one start on the path to a sober lifestyle.