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Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

Written on: September 7th, 2017 in FamilyPreventionSubstance Abuse/Addiction

Our Medical Director, Richard Margolis MD, helps us make sense of new information in psychiatry, addiction, and behavioral health. This article summaries a New England Journal of Medicine review of current literature on neonatal abstinence syndrome, including clinical characteristics, prevention, identification, and treatment. Epidemiology The incidence of the neonatal abstinence syndrome has increased substantially in […]


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August Events for Delaware Youth

Written on: July 26th, 2017 in CommunityPrevention

The Delaware Department of Services for Children, Youth, and their Families (DSCYF), is sponsoring several events the first week in August. These events are sure to fill August with fun and excitement for Delaware’s young people. The Delaware Independent Living Program invites current and former foster youth aged 14 years and older to attend the 15th Annual Youth Advisory […]


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Defining Behavioral Health Terms: Evidence-Based Practice

Written on: July 17th, 2017 in Early InterventionPreventionResearchTreatment

You may hear the term Evidence-Based Practice, or EBP, to describe a skills-development or treatment program and wonder what that really means. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) defines Evidence-Based Practice as a practice that based on rigorous research that has demonstrated effectiveness in achieving the outcomes it is designed to achieve. […]


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Alcohol Facts and Statistics

Written on: July 12th, 2017 in Health and WellnessPreventionSubstance Abuse/Addiction

Our Medical Director, Richard Margolis MD, helps us make sense of new information in psychiatry, addiction, and behavioral health. This article provides Alcohol Facts and Statistics across a range of areas that impact functioning and mortality. Alcohol Facts and Statistics According to the National Institute of Health’s National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism an […]


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Delaware Prevention Coalition Presents the 2017 Teen Summit

Written on: June 26th, 2017 in CommunityPreventionSubstance Abuse/Addiction

Calling all Delaware Teens! The Delaware Prevention Coalition is presenting the 10th Annual Teen Summit this summer. Join other teens August 5, 2017 for this free event at the Chase Center on Wilmington’s Riverfront. The Teen Summit will feature workshops, celebrity panels, food, and giveaways! Watch the save the date promo video for more details and register […]


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The Delaware Division of Professional Regulation Creates New Regulations on Opioid Prescribing

Written on: June 19th, 2017 in Health and WellnessPreventionSubstance Abuse/Addiction

Our Medical Director, Richard Margolis MD, helps us make sense of new information in psychiatry, addiction, and behavioral health. This post is part of an ongoing series to increase awareness and improve understanding of the effects of the opioid epidemic on families in Delaware. This post focuses on efforts by the Delaware Division of Professional Regulation to provide oversight of opioid […]


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