Without question, the current paradigm of substance abuse treatment as the orthodox approach exemplifies is a failure. Treatment efficacy is so poor in inpatient rehabilitation programs and government agencies like the Indian Health Service, that most agencies will not provide measures or outcome statistics. I have consulted on many cases where I have been deeply […]
The philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer once wrote that ‘there is no absurdity so palpable but that it may be firmly planted in the human head if you only begin to inculcate it before the age of five’. He was right. This explains why the genre of woke children’s literature is thriving.
Salt Lake Mayor Erin Mendenhall said in a statement on Sunday: “While the full details of this incident are yet to be released as an investigation takes place, I will say that I am thankful this young boy is alive and no one else was injured.
— Leah Nelson, researcher with Alabama Appleseed “In Mr. Worsley’s case, Alabama’s justice system worked exactly as it was designed to,” Leah Nelson, a lead researcher with the Alabama Appleseed, said. “The arresting officer, judge and prosecutor each exercised discretion at various points, but ultimately, what happened to Mr. Worsley is a predictable outcome of Alabama’s grossly […]
“Accountability is a key piece of justice, but it is not the only piece. You cannot double down on punishment at the expense of getting results,” Contra Costa County District Attorney Diana Becton said. “By increasing the number of offenses eligible for parole by over 100 percent, the only thing Prop 20 guarantees is that […]
‘In life you can look at the positive or negative in situations, I thank god for helping me see the positive in my experience. If I didn’t I don’t know how else I would of got through the pain, it’s truly indescribable.’
Our patients are more curious, though, as to how we really are doing. As all therapy has switched online and is done from home, they have more of a window into our personal lives than ever before. They don’t want us to just brush them off and say a classic therapist-like response of “what makes […]
She explained: ‘Then my dad passed away with cancer and then my mum then sadly passed away seven months after him with a stomach infection, and it just made me grow up really fast and be really really strong about things.
However, there is some research suggesting positive therapeutic benefits of ingesting Ayahuasca. One study found that a single dose of Ayahuasca had rapid, sustained antidepressant effects in patients with recurrent depression who had not responded well to medication in the past. In another study examining a six-month evaluation of the ingestion of Ayahuasca on psychiatric […]
“We are aware of the many issues facing law enforcement and the minority communities in this country, but it is our hope that we can begin to heal together,” the association said in a statement. “It must start somewhere, so we urge all community leaders, to join together to promote conversation and tolerance for all.”