Recovery must develop through conscious processes — here's why

Recovery must develop through conscious processes. It’s not a matter of using or not using a substance. I’ll repeat: Recovery

61% of New Mexicans want to legalize marijuana

According to a new poll conducted by Research and Polling Inc., 61% OF New Mexicans support legalizing, taxing, and regulating

Outskirts Press announces 49 Tips & Insights for Understanding Addiction, the latest highly-anticipated Addiction Education book by Santa Fe, NM author Juan Blea, MA, LADC.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 28, 2016. Denver, CO and Santa Fe, NM – Outskirts Press, Inc. has published 49 Tips

Sometimes there needs to be distance placed between yourself and an addict

Researchers have shown, time and time again, that stigmatization is strongly associated with Addiction and Addiction Treatment. However, there are

There's no real difference between a religiuos fanatic and an addict

“I don’t see a difference, do you?” He looked at me with an expression that was blanker than a brand

Stop the trauma of hate — kill HB 55

At the NM State Capitol today, representatives from Equality New Mexico, the ACLU, various religious leaders, small business owners, and

Important Press Conference regarding HB 55 tomorrow

We need to show up en masse tomorrow and make a statement that hate WILL NOT BE TOLERATED.  The details

Recovery from Addiction requires holistic treatment. Here's why…

Substance abuse treatment (SAT) can be problematic for several reasons. But, I think there is a fundamental reason behind all