Neuropsychological Testing for Opioid Addiction

By Joshua M. Masino, PsyD, Neuropsychologist and Enterhealth Director of Neuropsychological Services Why use neuropsychological testing for drug abuse treatment? Substance abuse – opioid abuse in particular – causes considerable damage not only to the …

Addiction and Children – The Numbers

By Elizabeth Weidmer-Mikhail, MD, Psychiatrist, Enterhealth Ranch Medical Director With approximately 18 million individuals in the U.S. addicted to alcohol, The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence estimates there are about 26.8 million children …

Legal Status of Marijuana in the United States

by Harold C. Urschel III, MD, MMA, Enterhealth Chief Medical Strategist Under the Controlled Substances Act of 1970, the use and/or possession of marijuana for any purpose is a federal crime. Under the Controlled Substances …