Mary Woods

One Hour AT A Time

Mary Woods

  • Methamphetamine Addiction and Treatment – Special Encore Presentation!

Methamphetamine Addiction and Treatment – Special Encore Presentation!

Monday 12th May 2008

Join host Mary Woods on One Hour AT A Time as they discuss Methamphetamine Addiction and Treatment with Eric Martin, Executive Director of the Addiction Counselor Certification Board of Oregon. Learn more at alcoholfree.com.
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One Hour AT A Time
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Mary Woods
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Methamphetamine Addiction and Treatment: Understanding the Epidemic

Recovery, whether it is from substance abuse or a mental illness, or both requires a treatment plan, which in many cases is as effective as treatments for other chronic illnesses.
One Hour AT A Time is a podcast that aims to increase awareness about recovery and decrease discrimination against individuals in the recovery process. In this special encore presentation, host Mary Woods discusses the epidemic of methamphetamine addiction with Eric Martin, Executive Director of the Addiction Counselor Certification Board of Oregon. The podcast delves into the science behind methamphetamine addiction, its effects on the brain and body, and its impact on individuals, families, and communities. Throughout the episode, Martin and Woods explore the history of methamphetamine use and abuse in the US, from the 1960s to the present day, and discuss the role of law enforcement and corporations in the current epidemic. They also highlight effective treatment options for methamphetamine addiction, emphasizing the importance of personalized treatment plans that address the unique needs of each individual.
One of the most compelling aspects of this episode is the discussion of the multigenerational impact of methamphetamine addiction on families. Martin shares stories of children born to addicted mothers, and Woods emphasizes the importance of providing support to families affected by addiction. Throughout the podcast, there is a sense of hope and compassion for those struggling with addiction, as well as a call to action for listeners to get involved in supporting recovery efforts in their own communities.
Overall, this episode of One Hour AT A Time is an informative and educational exploration of the methamphetamine epidemic, providing listeners with a greater understanding of the science behind addiction and the impact of addiction on individuals and communities. The podcast offers hope for recovery and emphasizes the importance of personalized treatment plans and support for families affected by addiction. If you want to learn more about methamphetamine addiction and treatment, listen to the episode now here on alcoholfree.com.