Addiction recovery is a highly intrapersonal process, but it also can and often does involve a journey between two physical and cultural worlds. Some years ago, I explored the implications of this suggestion in the book, Pathways from the Culture of Addiction to the Culture of Recovery. Here are some key points from that book. Elaborate(……)

On May 14, 2015, Altarum Institute hosted a policy roundtable on community-based solutions to addiction in the United States.  Discussions that day underscore the need for passage of the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2015 (CARA). There are transformative moments within social movements when intense advocacy produces landmark legislation and legal decisions of enormous(……)