Understanding Opiates Including Methadone and Prescription Narcotics Online Course

The new addictions course available on-line at PAHA is "Understanding Opiates Including Methadone and Prescription Narcotics". This is an 6-hour course that is available at our on-line training center anytime at http://substanceabusecounselortraining.com which covers the topic of Understanding Read More...

Health vs. Disease: the medical consequences of substance use

Substances of abuse are directly related to profound long term and short term medical consequences. Competent, caring and knowledgeable treatment of substance use disorders can greatly improve overall health of individuals and communities. Substance use screenings and treatment should be part and Read More...

Gratitude

Well, 2009 is winding down as one for the books. Found love; lost work. Love has saved me; work was eventually going to kill me. Due to being out of work, it looks like we might lose some material possessions that have been good to us, but which have been also been causing great emotional Read More...