Category: Recovery

Jan 25
Building Bridges Between Islands of Healing

“Let us use whatever power and influence we have, working with whatever resources are…

Jan 23
Coast Guard Search and Rescue:  Lessons and Inspiration

I watched an informational video about search patterns used by the Coast Guard and…

Jan 22
The opioid crisis as a disease of despair?

A version of this post was originally published in 2018 and is part of an ongoing…

Jan 21
SMART Recovery’s Veterans & First Responders Meetings: Here Comes the SMARToon!

Holly Paulsen says the word SMARToon was coined by a participant in the specialized…

Jan 21
Addiction is disordered learning AND much more.

A version of this post was originally published in 2016 and is part of an ongoing…

Jan 20
Testimony PA Senate Democratic Policy Committee Jan 20 2022 – William Stauffer LSW, CCS, CADC

It was suggested to me to post my testimony at the state hearing here. There is a link…

Jan 20
Response to Why Addiction is NOT a Brain Disease

This post was originally published in 2012 and is part of an ongoing review of past…

Jan 19
3 Benefits of Practicing Mindfulness

Why Mindfulness? Everyone at one point or another feels weighed down with negative…

Jan 18
SMART Global Research Advisory Committee Webinar Series

The SMART Global Research Advisory Committee (GRAC) invites you to join the first…

Jan 18
Defining addiction and problem ownership

Yesterday’s post and the discussion around it brought up a lot of good questions.…