Clinicians and community members discussed caring for veterans and first responders suffering from post-traumatic stress, traumatic brain injury, and substance use disorders.
Experts in the field of addiction, post-traumatic stress disorder, and traumatic brain injury come together to discuss how to better serve military members, veterans, and first responders.
The Army’s Substance Abuse and Treatment Programs are in disarray, says a new USA Today investigation. With lives at stake, military leaders need to do more for personnel, who often suffer not only addiction, but co-occurring disorders like PTSD.
Phoenix House Rhode Island opens Honor House, a permanent living facility for U.S. veterans in recovery.
“In recovery,” says Joey, “My whole life has changed. Before, nobody wanted me around. Today, everyone does. What a blessing!”