Category: Lisa Najavits

Couples therapy helps relieve PTSD symptoms

August 20th, 2012 in 2012, Boston Globe, Lisa Najavits, Newsmakers, School of Medicine 0 comments

Boston Globe
Lisa Najavits, School of Medicine

About one in 12 Americans experience post-traumatic stress disorder at some point in their lives after experiencing a violent crime, war atrocities, or some other wrenching event…

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Early intervention helps the hidden drug abuser

February 21st, 2012 in 2012, Lisa Najavits, Newsmakers, San Jose Mercury News, School of Medicine 0 comments

San Jose Mercury News
Lisa Najavits, School of Medicine

With close to 2 million Americans dependent on or abusing prescription painkillers, a growing number of families are redefining their notions of what a drug addict looks like…

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Families play powerful role in helping loved ones addicted to prescription drugs

February 2nd, 2012 in 2012, Lisa Najavits, Newsmakers, School of Medicine 0 comments

Salt Lake Tribune
Lisa Najavits, School of Medicine

With close to 2 million Americans dependent on or abusing prescription painkillers, a growing number of families are redefining their notions of what a drug addict looks like…

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Family can play powerful role in helping loved ones addicted to prescribed drugs

January 20th, 2012 in 2012, Lisa Najavits, Newsmakers, School of Medicine, Seattle Times 0 comments

Seattle Times
Lisa Najavits, School of Medicine

With close to 2 million Americans dependent on or abusing prescription painkillers, a growing number of families are redefining their notions of what a drug addict looks like…

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Prescription for heartache: Family members can play a powerful role in helping loved ones addicted to prescribed drugs

January 17th, 2012 in 2012, Lisa Najavits, Newsmakers, School of Medicine 0 comments

The Republic
Lisa Najavits, School of Medicine

With close to 2 million Americans dependent on or abusing prescription painkillers, a growing number of families are redefining their notions of what a drug addict looks like…

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Prescription for heartache

January 10th, 2012 in 2012, Chicago Tribune, Lisa Najavits, Newsmakers, School of Medicine 0 comments

Chicago Tribune
Lisa Najavits, School of Medicine

With close to 2 million Americans dependent on or abusing prescription painkillers, a growing number of families are redefining their notions of what a drug addict looks like…

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