Category: Recovery

Apr 03
Towards More Compassionate Care for Not Just Another Medical Disorder

If effectively addressing addiction was easy and straightforward, we would have done…

Mar 31
Take 5 Spotlight – Tim Burton

Just because Tim Burton had a previous career in the steel industry doesn’t mean he’s…

Mar 31
Take 5 Spotlight – Alena Kuplinski

For Alena Kuplinski, a SMART employee who splits her work responsibilities between the…

Mar 30
Thank you, Sara McGrail

The DrugWise Daily newsletter noted the passing of Sara McGrail. I never met Ms.…

Mar 30
Codependent No More

Codependent is a word that is thrown around rather loosely, but what does it really…

Mar 29
Thinking about “disease” as complex and multi-dimensional

The risk of transmission is complex and multi-dimensional. It depends on many factors:…

Mar 27
The historical essence of addiction counseling

If AOD problems could be solved by physically unraveling the person-drug relationship,…

Mar 26
Life, Death, and Recovery, Right Under Our Noses

We saw a huge surge in alcohol misuse from the very earliest days of the COVID 19…

Mar 23
[Podcast] A Trip to Psychedelic Summer Camp

Ted Perkins, aka the “Tips & Tools Guy” is a SMART facilitator and producer of our…

Mar 21
[Video] Life Beyond Addiction – Shardae Sharpe

Shardae Sharpe started college at 15 years old. Not having parental control and mental…