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October 11, 2016

Domestic Violence Causes Specific Female Mental Health Risks

Domestic violence injuries for female victims are not only physical. Brutality of this nature also causes specific mental health problems for women. Female victims of domestic […]
October 7, 2016

WATCH VIDEO OF TOWN HALL ON OPIOID AND OPIATE ADDICTION

The Council on Substance Abuse-NCADD hosted a Town Hall on Opioid and Opiate Addiction and Dependency on October 6, 2016 at Frazer Church. Watch video from […]
October 5, 2016

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

OCTOBER IS NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH Montgomery, AL– October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. This month is dedicated to promoting public awareness about domestic […]
October 3, 2016

When Women Must Choose Between Abuse And Homelessness

NEW YORK — Even the baby, at 7 months old, seemed to know something wasn’t right. She cried and trembled, inconsolable. Her big brother, only 5, […]
September 28, 2016

FORUM FOR SUICIDE PREVENTION AWARENESS MONTH HELD AT ASU

Montgomery, AL – The Council on Substance Abuse-NCADD (COSA-NCADD) and Alabama State University (ASU) Suicide Awareness and Prevention Program hosted a Mental Health Awareness, Depression, and […]
September 25, 2016

Commonly Used Drug Charts

Most drugs of abuse can alter a person’s thinking and judgment, leading to health risks, including addiction, drugged driving and infectious disease. Most drugs could potentially […]
September 25, 2016

Drug Facts: Electronic Cigarettes (E-cigarettes)

Electronic cigarettes (also called e-cigarettes or electronic nicotine delivery systems) are battery-operated devices designed to deliver nicotine with flavorings and other chemicals to users in vapor […]
September 23, 2016

CREST RECOVERY PROGRAM REUNION COOKOUT DISCUSSED ON WSFA

Behavioral Health Prevention Specialist Annie Pearl Rivers went on WSFA to talk about the Crest Recovery Program First Reunion Cook-out to be held Saturday September 24th […]
September 19, 2016

Statement by the President on the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary July 22, 2016  Statement by the President on the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016 Today, I […]
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