Las Vegas Recovery Center Senior Clinical and Family Services Advisor Dr. Claudia Black interviewed for To Treat Addiction, Treat Trauma

After a payment-driven hiatus of more than two decades, “trauma” is making a comeback in addiction treatment. Experts are saying now, as they did more than a generation ago, that treating addiction without treating underlying trauma in patients who are trauma victims is likely to lead to relapse. to continue reading full article click here

Improving education for physicians is an important step in reducing opiate misuse, diversion, addiction and overdose deaths

Improving education for physicians is an important step in reducing opiate misuse, diversion, addiction and overdose deaths. The physician training as suggested would improve patient care with better prescribing practices, medication monitoring, and recognition of addiction. Physicians armed with increased knowledge in chronic pain and addiction will communicate better with their patients and be able…

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