American Psychiatric Assoc.
Publishing. 2013. Definition of Addiction DSM-5. American Psychiatric Publishing; 5th edition. DSMS http://dsm.psychiatryonline.org/
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration – SAMHSA and the Mental and Substance Use Disorders in America:
National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) for 2017, of the 18+ population
Addiction Articles Dr. Parks:
ASAM American Society of Addiction Medicine
All rights reserved., 11400 Rockville Pike, Suite 200, Rockville, MD 20852, and Phone: 301.656.3920 Fax: 301.656.3815 email@ASAM.org. 2017. “Definition of Addiction ASAM.” ASAM.org.
CASA. “The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse.”
DHHS Secretary Mandy Cohen, MD.
2017. “Needs Your Help To Fight Opioid Epidemic,” March 7.
Elinore F. McCance-Katz, MD, Ph.D.
Chief Medical Officer, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Rockville, MD. “PHARMACOTHERAPIES FOR OPIOID USE DISORDERS, Audio-Digest Volume 44, Issue 20 October 21, 2015, from the 20th Annual Psychopharmacology Update,” sponsored by the Nevada Psychiatric Association.
Frank Lawlis (Author), Laura Martinez.
2015. Psychoneuroplasticity Protocols for Addictions: A Clinical Companion for The Big Book. Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 10, 2015.
2017. “Addiction Treatment Resource.”
Hugh Myrick, MD
Vice Chair, Outreach Operations, and Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston. 2016. “ALCOHOL ADDICTION, Pharmacologic Treatment of Alcohol Addiction, Audio-Digest Volume 45, Issue 22, November 21, 2016,” Recorder lecture for Audio-Digest in Psychiatry
research has shown that too much use can result in long-term negative mental health issues. Some negative aspects include cyberbullying, lowered self-esteem, and increased feelings of depression and isolation.
WEBSERV has a resource page on social media addiction to not only educate users on the negative aspects of social media but also as a helpful tool for families and teens to use, who heavily rely on these platforms for approval and validation. Research has shown that too much use can result in long-term negative mental health issues. Some negative aspects include cyberbullying, lowered self-esteem, and increased feelings of depression and isolation. You can see the Webserv’s resource here: https://webserv.io/social-media-addiction/
Marc Schuckit, MD
Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine. 2014. “Alcohol Use Disorder, Audio Digest, Volume 43, Issue 19, October 7, 2014,” presented at the 19th Annual Psychopharmacology Update, Sponsored by the Nevada Psychiatric Association, Nevada Psychiatric Association
2016. “Drugs for Physical and Emotional Pain Change Your Brain.” Blog. Mercola.com. January 28.
2017a. “America’s Struggle With Opioid Addiction.” Mercola.com. April 15.
2017b. “Drug Overdoses Are the 9th Leading Cause of Death in the US.” Mercola.com. April 19. http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2017/04/19/drug-overdose-9th-leading-cause-of-us-deaths.aspx?utm_source=wnl&utm_medium=email&utm_content=art6&utm_campaign=20170427Z1_UCM&et_cid=DM141427&et_rid=1984141013.
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
NIDA, “National Institute on Drug Abuse,”
Parents’ Guide to Helping Teens Recover from Addiction
Partnership for Drug-Free Kids.
2017. “Partnership for Drug-Free Kids.”
Petros Levounis, MD, MA
Chair, Department of Psychiatry, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, and Chief of Service, Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital, Newark, NJ. 2015. “Pharmacologic Management of Addiction, Audio-Digest in Psychiatry Volume 44, Issue 05, March 7, 2015, sponsored by Albany Medical College, March 7.
Ron Parks, MD.
2016. “Neuroplasticity – Recovery & Transformation.” Integrative Psychiatry | Psychiatry Online | Ron Parks, MD. July 27.
“SBIRT: Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment.” SAMHSA-HRSA Center for Integrated Health Solutions.
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration,
“Mental and Substance Abuse – SAMHSA.” SAMHSA.gov.
Teen Substance Abuse & Addiction: Warning Signs & Effects of Using
Arizona EDU Substance Abuse Resource Guide:
Vivek H. Murthy, M.D., M.B.A., and 19th U.S. Surgeon General.
2017. “LETTER FROM THE SURGEON GENERAL on Opioids.”
AUDIT – Alcohol Use Disorder Identification Test.”
William Yvorchuk, MD
Assistant Professor and Chief of Pain and Addiction Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Audio-Digest in Psychiatry Volume 44, Issue 03 February 7, 2015. 2015. “NEUROBIOLOGY OF PAIN AND ADDICTION Vero Beach, Fla.
The Substance Abuse Mental Health Service Administration38 (SAMHSA) can be contacted 24 hours a day at 1-800-622-HELPrehabcenter.net – an organization connecting people to the treatment resources they need
Resources and Articles from contributors:
Abbeycare Foundation. Offering up-to-date and helpful information about addiction. https://www.
Rehab Spot — a free web guide that educates on the numerous aspects of substance use, addiction, and recovery: www.RehabSpot.com
Teen Addiction Resource – The Teen Recovery Village: https://www.
Article by Dale Vernor – https://twitter.com/DaleVernor click here for article: “Healing Addiction with Holistic Therapies”
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