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Q & A With Treatment Providers in the Twin Cities

We reached out to several providers in the Twin Cities to check in about their successes and challenges. All of them are seeing an increase in utilization of their services. What types of substance use (SUD) / mental health (MH) disorders are you seeing more of? Jeremiah Gardner Hazelden Betty Ford We are seeing more …

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Ask the Expert: Yussuf Shafie of Alliance Wellness Center

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We feature an expert in the mental health and substance use disorder field to answer questions. This issue we talk to Yussuf Shafie of Alliance Wellness Center in Bloomington, Minnesota about providing treatment to the East African population. Q: Please share with our readers a bit about yourself.  I’m Yussuf Shafie, owner and director of Alliance …

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Ask the Expert: Michael Durchslag of P.E.A.S.E. Academy

We feature an expert in the mental health and substance use disorder field to answer questions. This issue we talk to Michael Durchslag of P.E.A.S.E. Academy about recovery high schools. Q: What is a recovery high school, and how is it different from a traditional high school? According to the Association of Recovery Schools, founded in …

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Ask the Expert: Dietitian Nicki Zeidner

We feature an expert in the mental health and substance use disorder field to answer questions. This issue we talk to Dietitian Nicki Zeidner about eating better while in recovery and dealing with mental health disorders. Q: What is nutrition, and why is it important in recovery? Food and beverages provide the body with energy …

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Books (Nov/Dec 2021)

Here are our book recommendations from the November / December 2021 issue. Please let us know if you have any books you’d like us to include in future issues. We may earn a commission via some of the links on this page, at no cost to you. Thank you for helping to support the website.

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