Over 23 million people in the United States are diagnosed with substance abuse problems annually. Four million seek treatment for their addictions, 20 million more are in recovery, and 100 million friends and family members are impacted by a loved ones' addiction. The go-to for all things addiction, recovery, or rehab related is The Fix, the world’s leading website on addiction and recovery topics—a one-of-a-kind, one-stop resource.
Expert editorial staffers Mike Guy (Editor-in-Chief), Anna David (Executive Editor), and Joe Schrank (Co-Founder and Treatment Specialist) are available to comment on breaking news and to talk about the following topics:
Lindsey, Charlie, and other celebrities who have exhibited addictive behavior
Addictive behavior related to food, gambling, sex, the internet, alcohol, drugs, etc.
-How to help if you suspect a loved one has an addiction
-How to deal with an addicted parent, teen, friend, or partner
-How to talk to kids and teens about substance abuse and what to do if you suspect your child has a problem
-How a person’s drug of choice and their personality relate to each other
-How cell phones are fueling anorexia
-12 steps to recovery or what happens in between intervention and sobriety?
-Who’s calling The Fix’s helpline (888-GET-FIXED) most? (Hint: It’s not your great uncle).
-Why small town America is drowning in drugs
-Why more and more teen girls are binge drinking
-Dating for the newly sober and their partners
-What to do for those skeptical of 12 step programs
-Top ten cities for sober/clean living
-Ten jobs that will drive you to drink
-Top ten behavioral issues that drive people to addiction (food, sex, OCD, hoarding and how to recognize the signs)
Watch The Fix’s Anna David on CNN, The Today Show, and more:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J3ddtegZVWo
Watch The Fix’s Joe Schrank on Anderson:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8FLNLeofcok
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