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Treating Trauma is Paramount in Treating Addiction

Experiencing or being exposed to violence is one of the leading causes of trauma. We all experience trauma differently. For some it could be from sustaining an injury during a car accident. For others it could be from experiencing military combat. Others could have been subjected to physical, emotional or sexual abuse. As much as…

Amatus Health Promotes New Director of Program Development

Nicholas Albaugh, former Director of Licensing and Compliance at Amatus Health has been promoted to the Director of Program Development. Albaugh will utilize his extensive clinical background and operations experience to form progressive approaches to behavioral health treatment provided at Amatus Recovery Centers. Albaugh will focus on the strengths of each employee to provide a…

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Team of Recovering Addicts and Ohio Community Stand Together to Fight Addiction

Team Recovery, a Toledo based nonprofit organization focused on drug and alcohol addiction recovery, is set to hold their first annual Toledo Fall Ball on November 15th at The Pinnacle. Tickets to Team Recovery’s first annual Fall Ball can be purchased at www.toledofallball.com. Team Recovery was founded in 2015 by Matt Bell and Joshua Dressel as a…

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Google Launches ‘Recover Together.’ Can It Help Curb Addiction?

As part of National Recovery Month, Google announced last week that it will launch a new website called Recover Together. The site will house two new tools that, through Google Maps, will promote recovery from addiction.  One tool, the Recovery Locator, includes information for more than 83,000 recovery meetings in 33,000 locations. These include 12…

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PRESS RELEASE: Midwest Recovery Center Growing, Acquires 3rd Location

Toledo, OH- Midwest Recovery Center, a substance use disorder and mental health treatment facility located in Lucas County, procured property from Davis College in Toledo on Sept. 4 in order to expand outpatient treatment services and host a slew of new services. The new location is on Monroe Street in West Toledo and will be…

Thomas Gill Joins Amatus Recovery Centers as Director of Marketing and Communications

OWINGS MILLS, MD- Thomas Gill joins Amatus Recovery Centers as the company’s first director of marketing and communications. Most recently employed by LifeBridge Health under the same job title, Gill brings more than 20 years of combined marketing and communications experience. He officially began the position in late July. Gill implements consumer-first and results-oriented approaches…

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Should Treatment for Alcoholism be More Personalized?

One of the defining characteristics of alcohol use disorder (AUD), commonly referred to alcoholism, is having an often-insatiable urge to consume alcohol despite the negative consequences being intoxicated causes. Persistent cravings to drink are one of the single largest barriers standing between active drinking and recovery from AUD.   Acamprosate, sold commercially as Campral in pharmaceutical markets outside of the…