Drug overdoses are up. A lot.

April 26, 2021 0

The New York Times reports that for the year ending September 2020, drug overdoses in the U.S. rose to a staggering 87,000. That’s almost 25% higher than the calendar year Read More

What Is Addiction Treatment?

October 8, 2019 0

Cross-posted from djmitchellauthor.com. How is addiction treated in this country? There’s no single answer. There isn’t even a standard for what makes treatment successful. Some measure years of abstinence. Some Read More

Addiction: The Crisis We Can’t Handle

July 29, 2019 0

Cross-posted from djmitchellauthor.com You’ve read the news. Drug use has become an epidemic and a crisis. The statistics are staggering: Since 1979, drug overdoses are up 1,460%, and opiod overdoses Read More