Addiction Treatment Today: What Everyone Needs to Know

Phoenix House recently spoke with Benjamin Nordstrom, M.D., Ph.D., its new d Medical Director for Program Development, about misunderstandings about addiction treatment, how it’s changed, and what people considering treatment need to know.

Teens Celebrate Recovery in Scott Dunham Memorial Garden

Teens completing treatment leave their handprints on the “Changed Lives” wall in the Scott Dunham Memorial Garden at the Los Angeles Academy.

Using Every Tool to Fight Addiction

The Massachusetts legislature passed a bill requiring insurers to cover inpatient addiction detoxification and treatment, knocking down a major barrier to treatment for many.

Naloxone: Necessary, but Not Nearly Enough

The opioid overdose antidote, naloxone, is becoming more available and saving lives. But naloxone alone isn’t the answer to the opioid epidemic; more must be done to make a lasting impact.