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Jamie Lebish Today or Tonight · 9M ago

BLOG & NEW POSTINGS September 16, 2016 -Bill White – RECOVERY AS A HEROIC JOURNEY

In 2002, I penned twin essays entitled “ Recovery as a Heroic Journey” and “The Boon of Recovery” that were later included in the book, Let’s Go Make Some History: Chronicles of the New Reco...
Jamie Lebish Today or Tonight · 9M ago

BLOG & NEW POSTINGS September 9, 2016 -Bill White- RECOVERY SUPPORT AND CONNECTION TO COMMUNITY

Both high social status and high social stigma can lead to isolation within http://www.williamwhitepapers.com/pr/__books/full_texts/19861997IncestuousWorkplace.pdf isolated from mainstream c...
Jamie Lebish Today or Tonight · 10M ago

BLOG & NEW POSTINGS August 26, 2016Bill White RECOVERY WITHIN RURAL AND FRONTIER COMMUNITIES

A confluence of historically unprecedented forces has driven addiction-related disease and death into the very heart of rural and frontier communities in the United States. It remains to be ...
Jamie Lebish Today or Tonight · 10M ago

BLOG & NEW POSTINGS August 9, 2016 -Bill White- BEYOND HISTORICAL TRAUMA: APOLOGY FOR ABUSES AT U.S. INDIAN BOARDING SCHOOLS

In April of this year, Don Coyhis, leader of the Native American Wellbriety Movement, and I penned a communication to the field entitled Intergenerational Healing: Recognition, Resistance, R...
Jamie Lebish Today or Tonight · 10M ago

BLOG & NEW POSTINGS August 5, 2016 -Bill White- THE FUTURE OF RECOVERY SCHOLARSHIP

Is it possible we are seeing the rise of a new generation of scholar activists who combine the experiential knowledge of addiction recovery, academic excellence, and a desire to give back th...
Jamie Lebish Today or Tonight · 11M ago

BLOG & NEW POSTINGS July 29, 2016 -Bill White- RECOVERY AT THE TABLE (A MOMENT OF CELEBRATION)

There were many policy and service agendas that came out of the 2001 Recovery Summit in St. Paul, Minnesota—the formal launch of the new recovery advocacy movement in the U.S., but none more...
Jamie Lebish Today or Tonight · 11M ago

BLOG & NEW POSTINGS July 13, 2016 -Bill White- CALLING ATTENTION TO OPIOID-AFFECTED FAMILIES AND CHILDREN (WILLIAM WHITE AND DR. DENNIS C. DALEY)

Fresh proposals to respond to rising opioid use/addiction/deaths arrive daily, but are striking in their collective silence on the needs of affected others—parents, siblings, intimate partne...
Jamie Lebish Today or Tonight · 1Y ago

BLOG & NEW POSTINGS June 24, 2016 -Bill White- “NATURE WILL FIND A WAY; SO WILL RECOVERY!”

The celebration of multiple pathways and styles of addiction recovery is a central tenet of the new addiction recovery advocacy movement. And yet if one listens carefully to the diversity of...
Jamie Lebish Today or Tonight · 1Y ago

BLOG & NEW POSTINGS June 3, 2016 -Bill White- RECOVERY PATHWAYS ARE NOT ALWAYS A PATHWAY

The addiction recovery experience has been sliced and diced in all manner of categories: secular, spiritual, and religious; natural recovery, peer-assisted, and treatment-assisted; and absti...
Jamie Lebish Today or Tonight · 1Y ago

BLOG & NEW POSTINGS May 27, 2016 – Bill White – NA AND RECOVERY FROM OPIOID ADDICTION (WILLIAM WHITE, DR. MARC GALANTER, DR. KEITH HUMPHREYS, AND DR. JOHN KELLY)

Recent surges in opioid addiction and opioid overdose deaths in the United States have triggered considerable public and professional alarm, including its emergence as an issue in the 2016 P...