Deborah Simpson Taylor, President and Chief Executive Officer of Phoenix House Mid-Atlantic, spoke today on Capitol Hill at the Congressional Addiction Forum: Advancing Prevention, Treatment and Recovery for Youth to help shape policy going forward.
What should a caring parent say when asked, “Would you rather your child smoke pot or drink alcohol?”
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)
Sally Hazelgrove started Crushers Club to give Englewood youth an alternative to drug use and gangs–by replicating the gang model.
Alcoholic beverage servers and providers are rewarded for responsible practices by Prevention Staff at the Phoenix Houses of Los Angeles.