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Monday, 15 October 2018 13:19

Improving Men's Treatment with author Dan Griffin

It would be reasonable to assume that men’s issues are adequately addressed in alcohol and other drug (AOD) treatment. However, that is simply not the case. According to SAMHSA, men are consistently seventy-percent of the treatment admissions each year; it would benefit all involved to ensure that they are receiving the best and most appropriate services available. While addiction treatment has historically focused on men and a man’s perspective it has also not recognized the full array of problems that men have – in their addictions or recovery processes.

Dan Griffin, Author of A Man’s Way through the Twelve Steps and Co-Author of Helping Men Recover addresses the core issues in men's recovery and why gender matters in treatment.

Full Article:Improving Men’s Treatment: Why Gender Matters

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