Articles

May 2, 2017

Expanding Healthy Food Horizons: New Veggies, Textures and Flavors that Take Normal Up a Notch

Healthy Food Healthy Recovery A key goal of Bridging the Gaps’ nutritional program is to meet clients where they are while encouraging them to begin incorporating […]
April 21, 2017

A Long Overdue Overhaul: New Medicaid Substance Abuse Benefit to Expand Treatment Options

A long-standing barrier facing lower-income Americans needing treatment for drug and alcohol use disorders has finally been removed…at least for now. Starting this month, states across […]
April 14, 2017

Family Support and Balance in Recovery: Tips and Takeaways from Dr. Steve Sutton

By Becca Wetzel In the final installment in our interview series with Dr. Steve Sutton, we examine the role of the family in sobriety, and how […]
April 10, 2017

The Road Less Traveled: A Physician’s Perspective on Personal Growth, Willingness, and Finding a New Path Forward

By Becca Wetzel As part of our continuing conversation with Dr. Steve Sutton, we discuss how Dr. Sutton’s own path in recovery led him to Bridging […]
March 31, 2017

A 360 Degree Approach: Dr. Steve Sutton on his Personal and Professional Commitment to Treating the Whole Person in Recovery

By Becca Wetzel Often, we’re most inspired and effective in our work when we bring something of ourselves to the enterprise. In my time at Bridging […]
February 17, 2017

Key Ingredients to Inspire Healthy Eating: Embracing the Moment and Taking Ownership

By: Becca Wetzel Bridging the Gap Between Food and Lifestyle At Bridging the Gaps, we have long believed in the transformative power of whole foods and […]
February 3, 2017

The Search for a “Cure:” Baclofen as a Treatment for Alcoholism

The Expansion of Science As our problems evolve – or persist, as the case may be – so do the scientific and pharmacological community’s efforts to […]
January 27, 2017

New Study Reinforces Promise of Early Screening and Intervention in Staving Off Addiction

You may have heard the old adage “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.”  Well, in the realm of alcohol and substance use, […]