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Blog Entries - tag: 'Addiction'

Support Meetings for Family and Friends

Posted on: March 12, 2014 9:00 am
Tags: Addiction, Family support
Support Meetings for Family and Friends Who Love Someone Struggling with Addiction  The addictive behavior of a loved one can profoundly impact others.  Whether it is a child, spouse, significant other, parent or sibling, the addiction of a loved read more …

Facebook Depression? Mental Health On-Line

Posted on: October 12, 2012 12:32 am
Tags: Mental health, Behavioral health, Promising practices and research, Walden, Addiction
As Newsweek writer Tony Dokoupil indicates in his article iCrazy, published 7/16/12, speculation about the potentially harmful impacts of internet use are “at least as old as hyperlinks.”  Questions about the “link” between Facebook and depression read more …

America’s Largest Preventable Public Health Problems: Addiction and Risky Substance Use

Contributed by L.S. Webb, Community Engagement Manager with Walden SierraThe newly published report from the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University (CASA Columbia, at www.casacolumbia.org) has declared what folks who have lost read more …