Posts Tagged ‘rehabilitation statistics’

Court for Drug Addicts at Risk

Court for drug addicts at risk
The future of Winnipeg's drug treatment court is in jeopardy due to a lack of stable funding and friction over which level of government should control the long-running program, the Free Press has learned. As of May 1, the drug court stopped accepting new applications from offenders because
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Community conversation on heroin
Many communities are trying to deal with the growing problem of heroin use. Wednesday night, the East Area and Manlius YMCAs hosted a community conversation. It provided information on a range of topics, from warning signs to where to go for help. Iris St. Meran talked to people working to stop this epidemic.
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BioCorRx Opening Addiction Recovery Clinic in Atlanta – Gant Daily

BioCorRx opening addiction recovery clinic in Atlanta – Gant Daily

BioCorRx opening addiction recovery clinic in Atlanta
Gant Daily
In an announcement on Friday, BioCorRx said alcohol and drug addiction patients from major cities southeast of Georgia could benefit from the accessibility of the clinic at 5569 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd. Ste. 280. The company's medical director, Dr

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Prohibitionist Makes The Case For Marijuana Legalization – The Weed Blog (blog)


The Weed Blog (blog)

Prohibitionist Makes The Case For Marijuana Legalization
The Weed Blog (blog)
But I can tell you what the statistics are for most of the drug rehabs in the United States as of 2011. When it comes to those placed in rehab for marijuana alone, over half (53%) of the admissions are forced by the criminal justice system and another

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In the US, Punishment Comes Before the Crimes – New York Times

In the US, Punishment Comes Before the Crimes – New York Times

In the US, Punishment Comes Before the Crimes
New York Times
If rehabilitation was out of reach, the thinking went, all that was left was to remove criminals from society and, through harsh sentencing, deter future crime. From 1975 through 2002, all 50 states adopted mandatory sentencing laws, specifying minimum …

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Some veterans struggle to obtain health care – The Virginian-Pilot


The Virginian-Pilot

Some veterans struggle to obtain health care
The Virginian-Pilot
Some get that discharge designation for drug use, then face a conundrum: They're unable to get VA health care for an addiction they say they formed trying to cope with the stress of service. Asked whether he realized that a large proportion of

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US Marshal Service Compliance Checks – Ledger Independent

US Marshal Service compliance checks – Ledger Independent

US Marshal Service compliance checks
Ledger Independent
Three were in jail, two were in drug rehabilitation facilities, one is in an out-of-state nursing home and one is listed as a fugitive with a warrant for his arrest. Amador S. Guzman, 64, is wanted as a sex offender who has absconded and is non

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Debunking Kevin Sabet’s Anti-Marijuana Arguments – The Weed Blog (blog)


The Weed Blog (blog)

Debunking Kevin Sabet's Anti-Marijuana Arguments
The Weed Blog (blog)
Communities that implement local strategies implemented by area-wide coalitions of parents, schools, faith communities, businesses, and, yes, law enforcement, can significantly reduce marijuana use. Brief interventions and treatment for marijuana

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Forum puts focus on heroin boom – Insurance News Net (press release)

Big House, Big Mouth – Boston Magazine’s Boston Daily (Blog)

Big House, Big Mouth – Boston magazine’s Boston Daily (blog)


Boston magazine’s Boston Daily (blog)

Big House, Big Mouth
Boston magazine’s Boston Daily (blog)
A common estimate is that 90 percent of convicts in the Massachusetts county system are dealing with some form of addiction, and Joyce points out that many also suffer from mental-health issues or have never received any meaningful education or job

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OUR VIEW: Get up, get out and get involved in the fight – The Times (subscription)

OUR VIEW: Get up, get out and get involved in the fight
The Times (subscription)
That's not the speed limit, it's the number of heroin cases in La Salle County, according to County Drug Enforcement Narcotics Team statistics. "It has become the drug of today because it is so cheap and so … ER and how the drug affects the body

Shakespeare in Shackles: Laura Bates – National Geographic

Shakespeare in Shackles: Laura Bates – National Geographic


National Geographic

Shakespeare in Shackles: Laura Bates
National Geographic
That was in 1984, when Bates believed "that first-time offenders would be the most rehabilitate-able. In fact, I remember arguing vehemently … with were beyond rehabilitation." She soon learned, however, that people in jail awaiting trial can be

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The Cheapest Beach Badges in New Jersey – Patch.com

The Cheapest Beach Badges in New Jersey
Patch.com
We added a new list, based on statistics provided by the Division of Addiction Services in the New Jersey Department of Human Services., that show how insidious this disease of drug abuse is, and how the problem can impact an area that's unlikely suspect.

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Too many privileges for prisoners? – Channel Television