Will An AI Bot (Artificial Intelligence) Replace Interventionists?

Will An AI Bot (Artificial Intelligence) Replace Interventionists?

The World Health Organization recently introduced AI into their resources for people to live a healthier life. Here is the announcement from their website: Meet S.A.R.A.H. A Smart AI Resource Assistant for Health  She uses generative AI to help you lead a healthier...
A Visit to All Points North and A Blue Ocean Approach

A Visit to All Points North and A Blue Ocean Approach

Last week I had the privilege of visiting APN Lodge, where I got a glimpse of their robust integrative approach to helping folks, plus a wide panorama of the depth and breadth their company. As Dr Philip Hemphill, Chief Financial Officer, shared, APN aims to have a...
Sobriety Is My Superpower

Sobriety Is My Superpower

As Ed Spatola aptly puts it, “Recovery is a beautiful thing.” Recently, I had the honor of being invited to a women’s meeting to celebrate my daughter’s sobriety birthday. This was the first time I’ve ever attended such a celebration with...
College Overdoses Continue To Climb

College Overdoses Continue To Climb

It seems that never a day goes by without reading about another young person overdosing and dying. Having spent over 30 years on a college campus, it pains me as I read the news. Just this past week Marco Troper, the son of Former YouTube CEO Susan Wojciki has died....
What Is Courageous Recovery

What Is Courageous Recovery

Courageous recovery is a term I have often used in the context of substance abuse, mental health, and facing life’s trials and tribulations. It refers to the process of facing life’s obstacles and taking steps towards a healthier and more fulfilling life. The...
Alcohol and Other Drug Addiction Statistics

Alcohol and Other Drug Addiction Statistics

A recent report published by TechReport.com reveals a multitude of eye-opening statistics about drug addiction. Below, we examine 10 of these alarming statistics and provide links to resources that can help families learn how to navigate addiction and mental health...