Addiction Dynamics Workshop for Family and Friends

This 5-week workshop has been developed as a support for anyone who is concerned about a loved one’s use of substances. Presenter:  James P. Foster, LMSW, LCDC When:    Wednesdays, Feb 26, 2014 through April 23, 2014 Time:    6:30 pm – 7:45 Where:    Northpark Counseling Associates & TRS N. Dallas 8350 Meadow Road Suite 194 Dallas,…

In Support of a Supportive Staff

The Right Step Alums Celebrate How Caring Professionals Helped Them Beat Addiction The mark of a successful drug and alcohol treatment center is its ability to turn a life around. But that end is almost invariably the result of a collection of means that starts and finishes with the facility’s staff. At The Right Step,…

Two Sides of Addiction for Betty Ford and Amy Winehouse

In the last few weeks, two very famous and influential women passed: Betty Ford, wife of former President Gerald Ford and founder of the Betty Ford Center, and Amy Winehouse, an influential British singer known for her unique combination of soul, jazz, and R&B. These two women achieved fame and recognition in different arenas–Betty Ford…