Towing and Recovery

Towing and Recovery

I was riding my bike when a huge flatbed roared past me. Stenciled onto the back of the cab were big red letters: TOWING and RECOVERY. I thought, “Now that would be an interesting way to tout our own services at the Coleman Institute…” I looked up a couple definitions...
The Landmark X:BOT Study Has Now Been Published

The Landmark X:BOT Study Has Now Been Published

Last month, a long-awaited research study was published that will help patients and physicians make decisions on which treatment to use for opioid dependence. For quite some time, Suboxone, (Buprenorphine combined with Naloxone) has been the most recommended type of...
Holiday Detox

Holiday Detox

To choose nursing or medicine as a profession usually means that sometime in your career, you will be covering weekends and holidays. So when my children were young, I had to take my turns doing shifts on Thanksgiving and Christmas for many years. As much as I loved...
Staying Sober During The Holidays

Staying Sober During The Holidays

I always like to forward good tips about staying sober during the holidays. We see so many patients who talk about their ‘triggers’ during those times. I thought this article contained some great ideas. He clearly references things from The Recovery Book, so unless...