BTG News

July 17, 2018

Therapy Dogs and Addiction Recovery

Happy Birthday, Rodie! We are happy that our therapy dog Rodie has turned one year old! Our therapy dog has been with us now 9 months, […]
January 18, 2018
Nikky Hindle, Registered Dietitian

Registered Dietitian Enhances Substance Abuse Treatment Program at Bridging the Gaps

Substance Abuse Treatment Positively Impacted by Registered Dietitian at BTG  Bridging The Gaps welcomes Nikky Hindle, a Registered Dietitian, to the treatment team. Prior to becoming […]
January 10, 2018

Bridging The Gaps Awarded Three-Year CARF Accreditation!

Winchester, Va – June 30th, 2017- Having always aspired to excellence, Bridging the Gaps embarked upon the rewarding adventure of seeking CARF accreditation (“Commission On Accreditation […]
December 7, 2017

Bridging The Gaps Welcomes Therapy Dog To Team

Animals can offer a sense of companionship, comfort, and unconditional love. When there is a positive interaction between the animal and human, healthful benefits can result. […]
June 8, 2017

Teen Marijuana Use Linked to Other Illegal Drug Abuse

There has been much debate in recent years as to whether or not marijuana is a “gateway” drug – a drug that paves the way to […]
May 29, 2017

More Baby Boomers are Boozing, Especially Women

Whether it’s another couple glasses of wine with dinner, a few more cocktails at social functions or get-togethers, or another nip or two to go to […]
May 19, 2017

Running on Fumes: A Decidedly Non-Glamorous Drug Poses Real Risks

It doesn’t get the high-profile media attention that the opiate epidemic has, and it’s not the drug of choice among the club and party set (at […]
May 12, 2017

Reduce Swelling and Drink Less?? Anti-inflammatory Shows Promise in Treating Alcoholism

Once a disease considered so intractable and untreatable that it often forced sufferers to live out there days in psychiatric facilities, great strides have been made […]