• Unsavory Practices in the Addiction Treatment Industry

    Since Counselor’s primary objective is to provide our readership with tools to be more effective addiction and mental health counselors and therapists, we rarely venture into today’s most pertinent issues affecting all of us who work in this industry. This is an exception.

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  • Weed, Inc. by Ben Cort

    “I’m not putting this together for those so entrenched in the dogma of their own ‘side’ that they will reject anything that confronts the construct through which they view this issue. I’m writing for those of you who are genuinely interested in learning about this complex topic. People who are scratching their heads trying to sift through the news reports to decide what is best for themselves, their families, their states, and their countries. It is for people wrestling with this issue, and for those willing to consider that they may have more to learn.”

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  • Women of Color in Alcoholics Anonymous

    People often start addiction treatment with a bias for or against the concept of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA). As health care providers, it is our job to expose these biases and convince our patients of the utility of support groups.

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Believable Hope: 5 Essential Elements to Beat Any Addiction

Millions of people appear to be living normal lives yet they are secretly numbing their emotional pain with alcohol, drugs, food, and many other lifestyle addictions. The good news is that there is hope, and author Michael Cartwright knows this firsthand, both personally and professionally. Hooked on drugs and alcohol as a teenager, Cartwright landed in a psychiatric hospital in a catatonic state in his early twenties.  Use coupon code WWRBOOKS at checkout for an additional 20% off!

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The Brain Fix: What's the Matter with Your Gray Matter: Improve Your Memory, Moods, and Mind by Ralph E. Carson, LD, RD, PhD

Do you feel anxious, frazzled, or fatigued? Are you struggling with addiction, attention deficits, depression, or compulsive behaviors? Could your mind or memory be sharper? If so, these are tell-tale signs that your brain could use a tune-up. Fortunately, as author Ralph Carson explains, the brain is a very forgiving organ, and in this compelling guide, he reveals the many ways we can heal our brains from the assaults of everyday life and avoid specific situations that injure brain health.      Use coupon code WWRBOOKS at checkout  for an additional 20% off!

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How to Save Your Daughter's Life: Straight Talk for Parents from America's Top Criminal Profiler by Pat Brown

Girls are being stalked, beaten, raped, abused, and murdered by strangers . . . and by the men in their lives. No girl is safe from harm, particularly in today's world where social media makes it too easy to connect with people she barely knows. Buy Now >> Use coupon code WWRBOOKS at checkout  for an additional 20% off!

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The ACoA Trauma Syndrome: The Impact of Childhood Pain on Adult Relationships by Tian Dayton, PhD

Growing up in a home where there is addiction or relationship trauma puts a child at great risk for long-term, post-traumatic stress effects that adversely compromise adult relationships. Buy Now >> Use coupon code WWRBOOKS at checkout  for an additional 20% off!

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The Wisdom of Letting Go: The Path of the Wounded Soul by Leo Booth

How do we let go of the unhealthy situations in life that weigh us down and keep us from living in the moment?Buy Now >> Use coupon code WWRBOOKS at checkout  for an additional 20% off!

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The Betrayal Bond: Breaking Free of Exploitive Relationships by Patrick J. Carnes, PhD

Exploitive relationships can create trauma bonds--chains that link a victim to someone who is dangerous to them. Divorce, employee relations, litigation of any type, incest and child abuse, family and marital systems, domestic violence, hostage negotiations, kidnapping, professional exploitation and religious abuse are all areas of trauma bonding. All these relationships share one thing: they are situations of incredible intensity or importance where there is an exploitation of trust or power.Buy Now >> Use coupon code WWRBOOKS at checkout  for an additional 20% off!

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