Three Key Myths Fueling Synthetic Marijuana Use

Today, synthetic marijuana — dried plant matter with chemicals sprayed on it –is becoming more prevalent and the formulations are becoming more sophisticated. Here are the three biggest myths about this drug and ways to talk to kids about it.

Trainwreck: A Film out of the Box or out of the Past?

Trainwreck’s treatment of binge drinking and pot smoking is reminiscent of the “happy drunk” portrayals of yesteryear. How edgy is that? Answer: not very.

An Insider’s Perspective on Mass. Governor Baker’s Opioid Working Group Recommendations

Skyrocketing rates of opioid addiction and overdose deaths prompted Mass. Governor Charlie Baker to convene an Opioid Working Group. The group recently released its recommendations. Here’s an inside look at them from a working group member.

Amy Winehouse’s Story: A Window into Addiction

A documentary about Amy Winehouse’s life presents an opportunity to better understand the disease of addiction and the people affected by it.

7 Time-Tested Tips for a Joyful and Sober Summer

If you’re in recovery, ensure that you have the tools to both strengthen your sobriety and enjoy the best of what this season has to offer with Phoenix House’s seven-point summer sobriety plan for every stage of recovery.