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Ask the PCSS Expert: Counseling Requirements in Addiction Treatment?

A physician wrote the PCSS mentor network seeking advice on what type of counseling (group/individual/ AA, NA/ therapist) are typically required as part of addiction treatment.



Brain Stimulation as a Potential Treatment for Addiction


Brain stimulation has been in use for decades as a potential treatment for psychiatric disorders. However, its use in addiction is relatively new.

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  • 08/13/2015

    Generals Always Fight the Last War

    The last war is prescription opioid abuse and addiction. The response has been to educate patients and doctors about appropriate prescribing and better management of pain through the use of non-medication alternatives. The new war is heroin.