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Recovery Plus DRUG AND ALCOHOL POLICY IN 2016 Will there be an open consultation? What will policy include? Laura Graham investigates. FAMILY MATTERS: THROWING A LIFELINE Don Lavender explains the importance of family behaviours when addicts return after rehab. HELP PARENTS TO HELP THE NEXT GENERATION, part 1 The later a person starts to use substances, the better their life chances, urges Dr Andrea Barthwell. PREVENTION: SUFFER THE CHILDREN, part 2 How cannabis affects children is often misinterpreted and denied; Mary Brett lists the facts. THE SEVEN WARNING SIGNS OF RELAPSE Relapse back into addiction is not an overnight event – it is weeks or months in the making. David Brown identifies seven warning signs so that disaster can be prevented. INTERVENTIONS: THE HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE Over 90% of structured interventions can be successful in persuading a reluctant addict into treatment - they also create a shield for troubled family members. Rebecca Flood explains. BRAINWAVES, MUSIC, ADDICTION, TRAUMA How can music actively assist in the treatment of addiction and trauma? John Levine explains. STIGMA AS BARRIER TO RECOVERY – PLUS £7,000/$10,000 COMPETITION Recovery Brands is campaigning to reduce the stigma of addiction treatment and recovery. HOW TO FIND: SELF HELP GROUPS How to contact the mutual-aid groups recommended by WHO and NICE. LAURA LOVES, LAURA LOATHES Despite a “dismal year for recovery” in 2015, Laura Graham finds reasons to be optimistic. HOW TO FIND: PROFESSIONAL CARE If you or a loved one want the best of treatment for an addiction problem, find it here. WHAT IS... A CIP? EXPLAINING CERTIFIED INTERVENTION PROFESSIONALS Credentialling gives you an ‘edge’ over lesser-qualified counterparts. 47 48 50 52 56 62 66 70 72 76 78 82 your library’s essential reference Feb 2016 5


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