Archive for September, 2012

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Meeting with the Parole Board

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I had the opportunity to share my study with a member of the parole board today. A friend, Jane, who is a rehabilitation counselor, was representing a client who is up for parole. This client does have a compelling story. […]

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  • l Categories: Recidivism, Research
  • Sep
  • 24
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Kingdom Life Ministries Open House

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This was one of the most uplifting and inspirational occurrences I have had in quite some time. We hosted an open house at the KLM recovery house, giving people the opportunity to see the house first hand and chat with […]

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  • l Categories: Recovery, Substance Use Disorder, Uncategorized
  • Sep
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McShin Foundation’s Recovery Fest

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80 degree temperatures, cut by a nice breeze carrying the smell of BBQ, was a perfect setting for the McShin Foundation’s 8th Annual Recovery Festival. With about 3,000 attendees, Hatcher Memorial Baptist Church was full of BBQ trucks, a moon […]

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  • l Categories: Recidivism, Recovery, Substance Use Disorder
  • Sep
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The Anonymous People

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I had the honor and pleasure to meet Greg Williams, the producer of an amazing documentary film, called The Anonymous People. Scheduled to be released in 2013, the Anonymous People is about the emerging New Addiction Recovery Advocacy Movement. The […]

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  • l Categories: Recovery, Substance Use Disorder, Uncategorized