Local Drug Court Gets $975000 Boost

Local drug court gets 5000 boost

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The grant, issued by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, was awarded based on a highly competitive process that ranks hundreds of applications from across the country. The 6th JDC was one of only 52 sites awarded.
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M grant targets substance abuse

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Dr. Michael Gomila and Dr. Sue Austin of the Department of Health and Hospital's Office of Behavioral Health were recently awarded the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administrations State Adolescent Treatment Enhancement and Dissemination Grant …
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Military Alcohol Abuse 'Culture' Is Now A 'Crisis,' Report Finds

Filed under: Substance Abuse

Substance abuse has "long been a concern for the U.S. population and for its military in particular," the report noted. "Dating as far back as the Revolutionary War, Dr. Benjamin Rush detailed the effects of alcohol on the troops. During the Civil War …
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Green Day frontman seeks substance abuse treatment

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"Billie Joe is seeking treatment for substance abuse," it said, adding: "We would like everyone to know that our set was not cut short by (event promoter) Clear Channel and to apologize to those we offended at the iHeartRadio Festival in Las Vegas." …
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