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Effective Substance Use Treatment Requires Ending All Funding and Treatment for “Addiction” – A Fabricated Condition that Does Not Exist ACE, ADDICTION TREATMENT, CULTURE, DISEASE MODEL, DOXA, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, MEDICAL MODEL, OBESITY, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, SUBSTANCE USE

Effective Substance Use Treatment Requires Ending All Funding and Treatment for Addiction, A Fabricated Condition that Does Not Exist by Clark Miller October 18, 2018 The fabricated condition (or “disease” or “disorder”) of “addiction” is a made-up fiction that represents no real condition; was never... Read More

Why There is No Such Thing as “Addiction” – A Fabricated Condition Made Up to Divert Resources and Healthcare Funds Away from Effective Treatments ACE, ADDICTION TREATMENT, DISEASE MODEL, DOXA, MENTAL HEALTH, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, UPCOMING POSTS

Why There is No Such Thing as “Addiction” - A Fabrication that Diverts Healthcare Resources to the Criminal Treatment Scams Driving Lethal Public Health Epidemics by Clark Miller October 3, 2018 Truism = a statement that is so obvious or said so often that its... Read More

Why Addiction Treatment Doesn’t Work ACE, ADDICTION TREATMENT, CULTURE, DISEASE MODEL, DOXA, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, MEDICAL MODEL, MENTAL HEALTH, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, UPCOMING POSTS, VOICES

Why Addiction Treatment Doesn't Work by Clark Miller August 30, 2018 Decades of research on treatment approaches along with understanding of human biology and psychology combine to invalidate the core components of “addiction treatment” in the U.S – medical (disease) model, 12-Step religious subculture, group... Read More

Upcoming Post – Public Funds Misspent for Healthcare that Harms – Linking Tobacco Use, Addiction, Chronic Pain and Malfeasance to Worsening Opioid, Obesity, Substance Abuse and Diabetes Epidemics ACE, ADDICTION TREATMENT, CHRONIC PAIN, DIABETES, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, MANAGED CARE, MEDICAL MODEL, OBESITY, OPIOID CRISIS, SUBSTANCE USE, TOBACCO, UPCOMING POSTS

With opioid and substance use epidemics overwhelming public health response and continuing to claim lives – a half million predicted over the next decade for the opioid crisis alone – business-model managers (Coordinated Care Organizations, CCO) of public healthcare funds in one hard-hit rural area…

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Upcoming Post – The Hidden Addiction That Eclipses All Others – And Why We Can’t Face It ACE, DIABETES, DOXA, HEALTHCARE, MEDICAL MODEL, OBESITY, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, SUBSTANCE USE, UPCOMING POSTS

Business- and Medical-model industries controlling public healthcare funds send patients to medical visits to stop smoking, for prescription medications to reduce urges and nicotine patches, but neither are supported by research as significantly effective and both encourage patient belief in the invalidated medical model of…

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Upcoming Post in SCIENCE – Why Addiction Treatment Doesn’t Work: The Research ACE, ADDICTION TREATMENT, CULTURE, DISEASE MODEL, DOXA, EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT, MEDICAL MODEL, MENTAL HEALTH, PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, SCIENCE, UPCOMING POSTS, VOICES

Decades of research and understanding of human biology, behavior and and psychology combine to invalidate the core components of “addiction treatment” in the U.S – medical model, 12-Step, group treatment, and unqualified professionals – explaining a failed treatment system and worsening national substance use epidemic….

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