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Amatus Health’s Director of Licensing and Compliance to Speak on Eric Bolling Town Hall: Our Voice, Our Future

Nicholas Albaugh, Amatus Health’s Director of Licensing and Compliance, will be speaking on behalf of Amatus as a treatment provider during a panel discussion on the opioid epidemic at University of Maryland Baltimore Nicholas Albaugh, Amatus Health’s Director of Licensing and Compliance, will be speaking on behalf of Amatus as a treatment provider during a…

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Does the word “Disease” hurt recovering addicts?

Should We Still be Calling Addiction a Disease? Drug addiction is a disease, according to the doctors and psychiatrists throughout the medical community. Even the DSM has categorized addiction as a chronic disease. It wasn’t until recently that the general public also began categorizing addiction as a disease, which is better than previously labeling it…

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Columbine Survivor and Recovery Advocate Found Dead

Columbine Survivor and Recovery Advocate, Austin Eubanks, found dead Austin Eubanks, a Colorado man who survived the 1999 Columbine school shooting and later became an advocate for fighting addiction, passed away earlier this week from an accidental overdose. Eubanks was shot in the hand and knee in the Columbine attack that killed 12 classmates and…

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Addiction Recovery Journey: Haven’s Story

Haven’s Recovery Story Deciding on going to treatment from drug or alcohol addiction can be the hardest, and best, decision of your life. This week, Foundations Alumni Haven L., shared her story of recovery in hopes to inspire others to make that same leap of faith. Haven, like many people struggling with substance abuse, shared…

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It’s time to stop blaming doctors for addiction

Taking Back the Addiction Narrative It’s time to stop blaming doctors  for addiction. We have all heard the narrative about the opioid epidemic. The angry family members blaming their child’s problem on prescription-happy doctors, a sports accident, then suddenly they have become addicted to prescription opioids, the prescription ends, and now they’re using heroin. And,…

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Atlanta Detox Center Begins Transforming Lives

Atlanta Detox Center Begins Transforming Lives The Atlanta Detox Center, opened earlier this month, is poised to offer high-quality inpatient care for substance abuse and mental health, and help people change their lives. The facility is owned and operated by Amatus Health, a national behavioral health organization spreading its community-focused approach to addiction and mental health…

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