Euphoric Effects

Reopening a Conversation About Drug Addiction in the Media
Date: February 14, 2022

Adding fuel to an already blazing fire, D.A.R.E. recently released a statement criticizing the hit HBO show Euphoria for “glamourizing” drug use. While the subject isn’t new, the specifically graphic portrayal of addiction shown in teen and YA television today has been the subject of a lot of controversy,... Read More.

On the 20th anniversary of Patriot’s Day, we recognize the sacrifices and challenges that our first responders face. Every day, these heroes encounter high stress environments and unspeakable tragedies. Therefore, it’s not that surprising to see that first responders face addiction rates that are much higher than those of... Read More.

National Recovery Month 2021

A Background and Compilation of Resources
Date: September 03, 2021

National Recovery Month is a 42-year-old national celebration recognizing all those who have achieved or are on their way to achieving recovery from illnesses, including and especially substance abuse. It is also a time for education regarding substance use, co-occurring disorders, and the effectiveness of treatment and recovery services.... Read More.