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PROFESSOR OFFERS HOPE FOR REDUCING STIGMA OF MENTAL HEALTH

In a recent article published by Stat News, professor of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Dr. John Campo illuminates the stigma associated with...

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STATE-OF-THE-ART FACILITY FEATURES BSP’s INDUSTRY LEADING FAUCET

MultiCare marketing employee Maura Hallam demonstrates a ligature-resistant faucet in a patient bathroom that is specifically designed to deter suicidal patients from harming themselves. This product is one of the...

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ADDICTION ITS OWN EPIDEMIC MORE THAN ‘A COMMON STRUGGLE’

Despite its seriousness, drug addiction does not get the attention it deserves. The CDC estimates that 91 Americans fatally overdose each day and that more Americans die from drug overdose than from car crashes or gun violence.

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NAPHS SPEAKS OUT ON ADDICTION IN ANNUAL CONFERENCE

According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), nearly 22.7 million (8.2%) persons 12 years and older in 2013 fit the diagnostic criteria for dependence or abuse of alcohol and/or illicit drug(s).

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