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As suicide conference opens, lecturers stress attention to roots of problem

...of that are anxiety, guilt, substance abuse and more."The ones who suffer...these traumas had manifested as substance abuse problems, suicidal thoughts...often stops short.He visited a substance abuse treatment center in Ketchikan...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-06-19/suicide-conference-opens-lecturers-stre
Local
Indictment: Man helped plan Texas cartoon-contest shooting

...Abdul Kareem had a criminal record, struggled with substance abuse and had difficulty finding steady employment.He...had continued to drive while drunk and struggle with substance abuse. He was sentenced to four months in jail.He was...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-06-17/indictment-man-helped-plan-texas-cart
Not For Web
My Turn: The importance of Housing First

...Tsemberis proposed a revolutionary idea: What if permanent housing was provided first and wasn't conditioned on substance abuse /mental health treatment? This was the genesis of today's Housing First model. After securing some government...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-06-11/my-turn-importance-housing-first
Opinion
Kake's Respect Team declares "Disrespect is despicable"

...screening techniques during every patient encounter. These tools include questions about shame, support, safety, substance abuse, over-eating and other subtleties that may be related to domestic violence.If domestic violence is suspected...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-06-03/kakes-respect-team-declares-disrespect-de
Art
My Turn: The real cost of losing student activities

...trouble. Due to random, mandatory drug testing students involved in extracurriculars are less likely to partake in substance abuse during their season. In addition, sports and the arts provide structure for students that they may not find anywhere...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-05-17/real-cost-losing-student-activities
Neighbors
Today In Sports History for April 24-25

...Miami Dolphins running back Ricky Williams is suspended for the 2006 season by the NFL for violating the league's substance abuse policy for the fourth time.2009 - San Antonio's Tony Parker matches George Gervin's franchise playoff record...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-04-24/today-sports-history-april-24-25
Sports
Patients' medical records under threat

...the incidents are leading some patients to avoid giving doctors sensitive information about their health, including substance abuse, mental health problems, and HIV status."Loss of trust in an electronic health information system could seriously...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-04-15/patients-medical-records-under-threat
Not For Web
Hamilton traded back to Texas after troubled stint with Angels

...derailed by cocaine and alcohol addictions in the minors. He didn't play from July 2002 through 2005 because of substance abuse issues that led to multiple suspensions, and he made his major league debut with Cincinnati in 2007, when he had...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-04-28/hamilton-traded-back-texas-after-trou
Not For Web
Four-time Iditarod winner champions literacy

...reading success, United Way of Southeast Alaska expects to see graduation rates increase, dropout rates decrease, and substance abuse rates in young people decrease."Successful readers are more likely to be successful students and that makes for...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-04-27/four-time-iditarod-winner-champions-lit
Local
Tall Timbers' appeal mulled

...alcohol and weapons will also be prohibited on the property and McKeen said there would be a zero-tolerance policy on substance abuse.Planning Commission attorney Robert Palmer also said the case is very straightforward because the Planning Commission...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-04-14/tall-timbers-appeal-mulled
Local

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