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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...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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