DrugAddicts Punished in New York Prisonsby
Dirk H.Drug offenders get “the box” instead of treatment.
The common practice of placing drugaddicts in “disciplinary segregation” for drug use violations in New York state prisons has drawn fire from Human Rights...
Potential newdrug for cocaine addictsby
an opposing process).
A new study explores how combined drugs can restore the brain’s.... and aversion pathways
Addicts suffer from the negative symptoms associated with stress and anxiety. Cocaine...
ASAM’s definition. Utterly new?by
Jason Schwartz, LMSW
of the new ASAM definition of addiction.
First, on the issue of stigma being reinforced by the “brain...” definition of addiction. Until ASAM’s new definition, every biological explanation of addiction as a whole or...