Get to know LVRC’s Senior Clinical Associate and Client Services Coordinator! Dusty Howland assists the clinical associate manager and is the primary trainer of newly-hired Clinical Associates. She provides a constant presence in the facility and is available to assist clients with various needs. She also prepares and schedules all pain client services. 1. What made…
We see it all the time on the news: celebrities getting out of rehab and months or even years later checking back in. Las Vegas Recovery Center’s Medical Director Dr. Mel Pohl discusses the differences between detox and rehab. Read the full article here
The experience of the addicted female has not changed over the years, but treatment has changed dramatically. From Marty Mann, the first woman member of Alcoholics Anonymous to stay sober, to Betty Ford, wife of a U.S. President, and one of the early recipients of the then new technique called intervention, to Gale Storm, TV…
Altruistic Decision Making Focus of NIDA’s Addiction Science Award.
DailyBeast.com ranked Las Vegas America’s 36th drunkest city. The city ranked lower than Toledo, Ohio; Anchorage, Alaska; and Milwaukee, Wisconsin. It seems amazing that Las Vegas wouldn’t rank higher than 36th. People come to Las Vegas to drink and party. Dr. Pohl weighs in on what this might mean. Read the full story here
A new study being released in a British medical journal says Alcohol is more harmful than other drugs
Dr. Mel Pohl discusses an article to be published in a British medical journal regarding the harmful effects of alcohol and how this should affect our view of other drugs. Read the full article here
Breaking Addiction To a Widely Prescribed Drug Discusses the devastating effects of prescription drug abuse with Dr. Mel Pohl. KVBC Channel 3 News January 19, 2005