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A mothers journey after her sons addiction

We’ve all heard the saying, Life Goes On. It wasn’t until this year that I really felt the impact of…

Delaware lawmakers must pave the way for comprehensive addiction treatment

Being the mother of an addict was tough. Combine that with being a Registered Nurse and it becomes a nightmare….

The not so perfect bill

House Republicans confirmed Wednesday that their health-care bill would remove a requirement to offer substance abuse and mental-health coverage that’s…

The INNOCENT Victims Of The Opioid Epidemic 

With most of the media coverage focusing on the number of overdoses per day we have forgotten about the growing…

The TRICKLE  Down Effect of Addiction Treatment

The insurance industry is in the business of saving money when it should be in the business of helping to…

From Substandard to Comprehensive: Changing The Way We Treat Addiction

How do we change addiction treatment from being substandard to being effective at saving lives? First, the stigma must die….

Killers in white coats

                                I remember being a…

Surviving The Holidays: A Mother’s Point of View

The holidays. Those two words used to bring such joy to my heart and plans to my head. I would…

How To help a Grieving Parent: From A Mother Who Lost A Child To Addiction.

After losing my son, Matt last January I feel like I’ve inherited the elephant. You know the one I’m talking…