Harm Reduction: An intervention that aims to minimize the harmful effects of drug use

Harm Reduction: An intervention that aims to minimize the harmful effects of drug use

Traditional treatment approaches view abstinence as the only way to recover from an addiction, but, addiction is often not an “all or nothing” process. An unconventional […]

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Cravings

Cravings

Cravings

This upcoming Sunday’s show will be all about cravings and how to overcome unhealthy habits. Guests include Thomas J. Gould, Ph.D., professor and director of the Neurobiological […]

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Cultivating Happiness

Cultivating Happiness

Rather than traditional approaches that focus on the pathology, pain and suffering of individuals with mental illness and substance use disorders, positive psychology is a psychological […]

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The-Science-of-Success

The Science of Success

The Science of Success

One important quality has been touted as a key predictor of success is emotional intelligence—some say that its’ even more predictive of success than conventional intelligence. […]

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Recovery from Chronic Pain

Recovery from Chronic Pain

Chronic pain is a debilitating condition that affects more than 100 million people in the U.S. alone. To discuss chronic pain management and recovery, we’re joined […]

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Tis the Season to be Stressed

Tis the Season to be Stressed

Tis the Season to be Stressed

The holiday season can be a joyful time to spend with loved ones, eat delicious food and create happy memories. Yet, for many people, dealing with […]

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Falling Through The Cracks: Part 3

Falling Through The Cracks: Part 3

Falling Through The Cracks: Part 3

What can people do when they can no longer afford quality health insurance? We discuss the options that people have when they are at risk of […]

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Prosecutors Gone Wild: Part 2

Prosecutors Gone Wild: Part 3

Prosecutors Gone Wild: Part 3

In this week’s show, the discussion about the misconduct of government prosecutors and targeted attacks on innocent people continues. Mark Godsey, a Professor of Law at […]

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Troubled Teens

Troubled Teens

Troubled Teens

As a parent, what do you do when your teen starts acting out, drinking or using drugs or exhibiting other troubling behavior? One in five teens […]

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Falling Through the Cracks: Part 2

Falling Through the Cracks: Part 2

Falling Through the Cracks: Part 2

The current health care system is failing a lot of families — premiums and deductibles are too high, and many services aren’t getting covered. One major […]

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Genetic Testing for Personalized Medicine

Genetic Testing for Personalized Medicine

Genetic Testing for Personalized Medicine

A relatively new form of genetic testing called, pharmacogenetics, is being used to improve efficacy and reduce the adverse effects of psychiatric medications. To discuss what […]

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SB 636: Protecting California’s Most Vulnerable Patients

SB 636: Protecting California’s Most Vulnerable Patients

SB 636: Protecting California’s Most Vulnerable Patients

This show focuses on Senate Bill 636, a new California bill that aims to ban some of the harmful practices in the addiction treatment and recovery […]

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