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How the Disease Theory Ruined Harm Reduction

Our universal acceptance of the medical myth of addiction is deadly. The following was live-blogged from my presentation at Galway, Ireland, including material from my forthcoming book with Zach Rhoads, Outgrowing Addiction: With Common Sense Instead of “Disease” Therapy....

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Stanton Peele & Jim Breslo (Hidden Truth Podcast): How to Fight Forced Participation in AA and NA

Stanton Peele: Author of Resisting 12-Step Coercion: How to Fight Forced Participation in AA and NA. One of the country’s foremost experts on addiction joins Jim Breslo (Hidden Truth Podcast) to explain that we focus too much on the...

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Life Process Program PODCAST: Episode 1

We’re pleased to launch the NEW monthly #LPP Podcast that our coaches Zach and Aaron have initiated. Each month, Stanton Peele & Zach Rhoads will tackle & discuss a clinical addiction issue. The first episode deals with this clinical...

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Questions About Stanton Peele – Ask Stanton

Dr. Peele, are you still relevant? Do you counsel adolescents? Bill Moyers’ 5 part Series on Alcohol Addiction Stanton, have you been bought? Who says you’re an alcoholism expert?

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Questions From Treatment Professionals – Ask Stanton

How to treat a crack baby – or any other child Where can I go to practice alcohol counseling the way I choose? Do values pay a role in addiction? What can I say to my employers who push...

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Alternate Treatments – Ask Stanton

How do I work with a wilderness program graduate? How can I talk AAese? Is RR more of the same as AA? Motivational Therapy Techniques Does naltrexone work? Heavy Drinking Women What do you think of SMART Recovery? What...

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Beneficial Drinking and Alcohol Policy – Ask Stanton

What is your stand on addiction and pleasure? Does alcohol damage your brain? Are there any positive effects of drinking alcohol? I turned 21; should I drink? Want to read a really sick suggestion for teen drinking? Optimal level...

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Harm Reduction – Ask Stanton

Can I ever get off methadone? How? Is harm reduction therapy too risky for a therapist to try? What do you think of my individualized harm reduction treatment? Can I ever get off methadone? Can I get wasted once...

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Drug Policy – Ask Stanton

Should people be allowed to be marijuana addicts? Is Rush Limbaugh’s addiction different from other addicts? Stanton, are you causing heroin overdoses? What about gambling? Are doctors overeager to give chronically ill patients pain medication? Should drug abuse be...

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Nonsubstance Addictions – Ask Stanton

Wife of a pathological gambler seeks to eliminate gambling Can I create an intervention to force my parents to address my sister’s shopping addiction? Is there such a thing as workaholism? Can a person be addicted to get-rich-quick schemes,...

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