Pot vs. Booze: No Choice at All!

What should a caring parent say when asked, “Would you rather your child smoke pot or drink alcohol?”

Opioids on Campus: Top Takeaways from Dr. Andrew Kolodny’s Webinar

Dr. Andrew Kolodny spoke to college administrators about the opioid epidemic, how it’s affecting college students, how prescription pain medications can lead to heroin use, and what we can do about it. Here’s what he told them (in a nutshell)

Top Five Myths About Alcohol

April is Alcohol Awareness Month: This year’s theme is “For the Health of It: Early Education on Alcoholism and Addiction.” As a clinician, I’m grateful for the emphasis on education and the chance to separate five top myths about alcohol from fact.

Guest Blogger: NBC 10’s Dan Jaehnig Talks Media Portrayals of Addiction and Treatment

NBC 10 News anchor Dan Jaehnig, a six-time Emmy Award-winning journalist, talks about how the media portrays addiction and treatment–and what they could and should do differently.

The Real March Madness: The NCAA’s Drug Policy

The NCAA lacks a uniform and consistently enforced drug policy–and should take key steps toward rectifying that.