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2014-01-16 12:29:24

Panel will also commemorate the grand opening of Conscious Recovery, CLARE Foundation's new, nonprofit, mid-market outpatient treatment program. SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, January 29 from 12-1:15 p.m. (P.T.), CLARE Foundation will host a panel titled "State of Addiction 2014: Implementing and Understanding the Affordable Care Act and The DSM-V." Bringing together the leading minds in policy, treatment, and research, the panel will provide...

2013-06-12 23:01:29

In accordance with SAMHSA and CSAT recommendations, Narconon Arrowhead has implemented standardized follow-up of graduates. (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 It has long been Narconon drug rehabilitation center policy that its staff maintain regular follow-up contact with graduates who return to their communities in order to assist them in applying the life skills learned during Narconon study. Such follow-up monitoring is rarely implemented in drug treatment settings, however, because of several...

2012-12-19 05:00:06

Rhode Island Rally4Recovery is 2013 National Hub Event Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) December 18, 2012 Patrick Kennedy will be the Grand Marshall for Rally for Recovery 2013, as tens of thousands of people speak out, march, run and walk on Saturday, September 21, 2013 during the 24th annual Recovery Month observances. From Rhode Island, the national hub for events taking place across the nation and around the world, to Pennsylvania and the United Kingdom, people in recovery, their families,...

2011-09-16 01:40:00

Event on Capitol Hill Previews 15th Annual PRISM Awards Showcase Television Special Debuting Nationally on September 25th on Twelve Cable Networks Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 15, 2011 As part of National Recovery Month, âPrivate Practiceâ star Caterina Scorsone, entertainment executives, elected officials and leading national figures gathered tonight at the Rayburn House Building to preview highlights from the 15th Annual PRISM Awards Showcase television...

2010-09-16 13:14:00

CHICAGO, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- In recognition of National Recovery Month, Timberline Knolls Residential Treatment Center has received a proclamation from the Illinois governor, Pat Quinn, fulfilling Timberline Knolls' request to recognize the month of September 2010 as Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month; a time to celebrate the continued success of the many people in Illinois who have turned their lives around and achieved recovery, and a time focused on bettering the lives of...

2010-07-28 17:33:00

SAINT PAUL, Minn., July 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- September 2010 will be the 21st annual Recovery Month observance by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration, and the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT). Recovery Month serves to educate the public on how alcohol and drug addiction is a national health issue, a treatable illness, and that recovery is possible. (Logo:...

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  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'