Aug 21, 2020
via Behavioral Health Business
Amid the COVID-19 emergency, behavioral health providers are struggling. They’re grappling with increased costs and decreased revenues, while also seeing more demand for their services.
Jul 19, 2020
Top White House officials say drug overdose deaths are surging as Americans deal with anxiety, social isolation, and depression, driven by issues surrounding the pandemic.
Jul 13, 2020
via The Fix
While some people may be predisposed to problematic drinking or alcohol-use disorder, these can also result from someone’s environment.
Jun 24, 2020
via Kaiser Health News
But the consumption of all this alcohol can be problematic for individuals, even those who haven’t had trouble with drinking in the past.
Jun 22, 2020
via Wave 3
John Ramsey welcomes Landmark Recovery to the Listens Live! studio. Dr. Sarah Johnson is here to talk with John Ramsey about addiction and recovery treatment.
Jun 21, 2020
Many state laws seemed to be waived overnight as stay-at-home orders were put into place and drinkers embraced trends such as liquor delivery, virtual happy hours and online wine tasting. Curbside cocktails in 12 and 16-ounce bottles particularly helped Waldo Thai make up for its lost revenue from dine-in customers.
Jun 9, 2020
via KCUR 89.3
Experts say a bit of extra drinking isn’t a problem for many people, but they recommend watching out for warning signs.
May 31, 2020
via The Sober World
According to the survey, as many as 20.7 million people are in need of treatment for substance abuse in the United States and yet, only 2.5 million will receive treatment.
May 25, 2020
Seeking treatment for addiction can seem like a daunting task at first, but letting substance abuse go untreated can lead to a variety of negative consequences beyond just your health.
May 10, 2020
via Spectrum News 1
“COVID-19 has really created the perfect storm for people that suffer from addiction and mental illness,” said Dr. Sarah Johnson, the chief medical officer from Landmark Recovery.