ASAM Criteria

ASAM Criteria are utilized clinically, for multi-dimensional assessment and level-of-care recommendations  About ASAM Continuum of Care (American Society of Addiction Medicine) BoardPREP services span ASAM level 0.5 to level 2.5, which include Intensive Day Treatment with monitored Recovery Residence based on the ASAM Criteria. “IOP”, Monitoring and Recovery Support 95% of substance use and co-occurring disorders…

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Over Time Marijuana Dampens Brain Response to Reward

A compelling article, further debunking the myth that marijuana is a safe drug. Please enjoy and share this important article from Kara Gavin at University of Michigan Health Lab: “A long-term study of young marijuana users shows measurable changes in the brain’s reward system, shifts that may put them at risk for addiction.” Most people would…