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2011-08-08 12:36:00

CENTER CITY, Minn., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The frequency of attending Twelve Step mutual support meetings following addiction treatment can help predict success in early recovery for young women, according to a data analysis study conducted by Hazelden's Butler Center for Research and reported in Alcoholism Treatment Quarterly. Meeting attendance frequency predicted both abstinence from substance use and number of drinking days at six months post-treatment for young women...

2011-08-06 00:00:28

Hazelden urges school administrators to review and evaluate effectiveness of current bullying prevention programs. Center City, MN (PRWEB) August 05, 2011 As Federal investigators continue a thorough examination of Minnesota's largest school district and their handling of bullying and harassment, school administrators in other districts are taking a critical look at the bullying prevention programs in their own districts to ensure the safety of individual students and the student body as a...

2011-08-01 10:14:00

CENTER CITY, Minn., Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hazelden is proud to announce that Dr. Dan Olweus, author of the Olweus Bullying Prevention Program (OBPP) will be receiving this year's prestigious Award for Distinguished Contributions to the International Advancement of Psychology at the meeting of the American Psychological Association in Washington, D.C. on Friday, August 5, 2011. The OBPP was designed by Dr. Olweus and implemented in Norway where its success led to further...

2011-08-01 09:54:00

Dan Olweus, Creator of the Olweus Bullying Prevention Program, To Receive Prestigious Award CENTER CITY, Minn., Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hazelden is proud to announce that Dr. Dan Olweus, author of the Olweus Bullying Prevention Program (OBPP) will be receiving this year's prestigious Award for Distinguished Contributions to the International Advancement of Psychology at the meeting of the American Psychological Association in Washington, D.C. on Friday, August 5, 2011. The...

2011-07-14 15:14:00

CHICAGO, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gateway Foundation Alcohol & Drug Treatment is a leader in providing substance abuse and co-occurring disorders treatment. Dr. Phil Welches, Clinical Director for Gateway Foundation, will be a co-presenter in a webinar on July 26, 2011, sponsored by the renowned Hazelden Treatment Centers. The webinar will present the Hazelden/Dartmouth Co-occurring Disorders Program (CDP), a comprehensive program containing multiple curricula that are...

2011-07-12 11:00:00

Program aims at improving patient's prospects for long-term recovery CENTER CITY, Minn., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hazelden, one of the world's largest and most respected private, nonprofit alcohol and drug addiction treatment centers, announces development of an intensive new level of post-treatment support for people in the crucial first months of recovery from addiction. The 18-month Hazelden Connection program includes one-to-one coaching, accountability reporting,...

2011-05-21 00:01:25

Reading of Record-Breaking Play Bill W. and Dr. Bob to Feature Post-Show Q&A with Cast Members and Playwrights Samuel Shem and Janet Surrey; Monday, June 27, 8 p.m. Center City, MN (PRWEB) May 19, 2011 Award-winning actor Martin Sheen will appear for one-night only as part of a reading of Samuel Shem and Janet Surrey's record-breaking play Bill W. and Dr. Bob. A joint fundraiser for the Geffen Playhouse and Hazelden "“ a nonprofit leader in addiction treatment for more than 60...

2011-04-21 00:00:04

Hazelden, one of the world's largest and most respected private, nonprofit alcohol and drug addiction treatment centers, announced today that it will open an outpatient clinic in Maple Grove, Minn., on May 2, 2011. Center City, MN (PRWEB) April 20, 2011 Hazelden, one of the world's largest and most respected private, nonprofit alcohol and drug addiction treatment centers, announced today that it will open an outpatient clinic in Maple Grove, Minn., on May 2, 2011. "For more than 60 years,...

2011-03-16 08:15:00

CENTER CITY, Minn., March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hazelden, one of the world's largest and most respected private, nonprofit alcohol and drug addiction treatment centers, announced today that it will open a first-of-its-kind collegiate recovery residence called Tribeca Twelve in New York City's Tribeca neighborhood. (Logo: https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20061128/CGTU038LOGO) The innovative recovery program, scheduled to open this summer at 283 West Broadway, will offer...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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