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2012-08-08 02:28:30

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Aug. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Substance abuse is on the rise among adult women. The National Institute of Health highlights that female alcoholics have death rates of 50-100 percent higher than those of male alcoholics. Additionally, women are more likely to be prescribed abusable prescription drugs, like an anti-anxiety medication. According to Hanley Center, a nationally recognized non-profit provider of alcohol and drug addiction treatment that recently...

2010-05-25 13:12:00

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanley Center, one of the country's leading nonprofit addiction treatment centers, today announced plans to use SPECT (single photon emission computed tomography) scans to capture brain images of patients with alcohol and drug addiction. These pictures help identify blood flow to the areas of the brain involved in addictive behaviors, which Hanley Center's medical staff can use to design more effective patient treatment programs. "We are...

2008-09-17 09:01:00

Hanley Center, a premiere alcohol and chemical dependency treatment facility in West Palm Beach, Florida, has announced a five-year collaborative Substance Abuse Treatment Outcome research project to define and answer major questions about the disease of addiction, treatment and recovery. Defining recovery and associated outcomes, evaluating treatment and developing promising protocols for effective treatment of alcohol and drug dependency are at the heart of the research project. The...

2008-06-24 02:30:28

D. John Dyben has been named Clinical Director of Hanley Center, a noted nonprofit addiction treatment facility in West Palm Beach, Florida. Dyben will be responsible for supervising all residential and outpatient treatment as well as Spiritual Care and Wellness programs. He joined Hanley Center in 2004, serving as Chaplain and Spiritual Care Professional and most recently, Program Manager, The Center of Men's Recovery. Dyben brings a rich therapeutic and spiritual focus to the position...