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February 9, 2016

Healthy Diet, Sound Mind: Nutrition and Recovery

You’ve probably heard the expression “you are what you eat.” Well, that old expression may have taken on a new dimension, as researchers increasingly emphasize the […]
January 26, 2016

A Slippery Slope: Prescription Painkillers to Heroin

Concerns about so-called “gateway drugs” – substances that, for a variety of reasons, may make it easier or more likely for an individual to progress from […]
January 22, 2016

Room and Board Announcement

At BTG, we are aware of the growing “treatment gap” in America as well as the number of clients struggling to get into a quality treatment […]
January 19, 2016

‘Bridging the Gap’ in Treatment: Our Cost-Effective, Non-residential Programs

The reality and practical implications of the substance abuse “treatment gap” in America have received a great deal of attention in recent years. Rightly so. When […]
September 30, 2015

What are Amino Acids?

What are amino acids? Amino acids are the building blocks for neurotransmitters like Dopamine, GABA, Serotonin and Endorphins, which are closely tied to addictive behavior. With […]
September 24, 2015

New Poll Discovers That 90% of Americans Are Concerned About Powdered Alcohol

New poll suggests that Americans are not supporting of Powdered Alcohol, or “Palcohol,” a recently new version of Alcohol that is available online and in stores. […]
September 22, 2015

Many Faces of Addiction – Community Forum

Sept. 22 Forum Addresses Addiction, Recovery, Hope Winchester, Va., September 18, 2015 – The community is invited to attend a free program — The Many Faces […]
July 1, 2015

Cost of Treatment vs. Cost of Addiction

Many people say that treatment for addiction is inaccessible or too expensive. Well what is the cost of addiction? What do tax payers contribute to keep […]