Original article: drinkanddrugsnews.com More than half (53 per cent) of respondents to DrugScope’s latest State of the sector survey have reported a reduction in the number of frontline staff, the charity states, with 40 per cent also reporting fewer managers and back office workers. Based on a survey of 189 community, residential and prison […]
Dr. Sidney Cohen interviews a 1950s housewife, who’s husband worked at the Los Angeles Veterans Administration Hospital, before and after administering LSD to her for the first time. This was right before the pop culture spread of LSD and it’s effects in the 1960s, leaving her experience unmediated by any ideas of what to expect […]
Published on Vice November 12, 2014 by Ben Bryant Last week, Home Office minister Norman Baker resigned from his role after arguing that the government should base its drug policy on evidence drawn from a government-commissioned report. You know, rather than on the whims and hunches of politicians. The study, written by civil servants in […]
After six months of Universal Credit, You had better be clean or sober.. That’s the time limit; with Universal Credit, addicts will get ‘structured treatment’ for 6 months, during which period they may not be required to look or prepare for work. I certainly couldn’t say that any particular drug user or alcoholic that I […]
Published on VICE, 4th June 2014. This Is How Europe Takes Drugs in 2014 The 2014 European Drug Report came out last week and told us exactly what we already knew: that Europeans are very fond of drugs. For better or worse, our continent has arguably been the world’s most prolific drug-consuming landmass for a […]
Published on 2 Jul 2012 Observational documentary of Sarah & Cassie – two Heroin and Crack addicts who attempted to detox in radical treatment programme at Thamkrabok Monastery in Thailand. Directed & Produced by Richard Higson. Associate Produced & DV Directed by Sharron Ward. The documentary originally aired on Current TV UK June 2010. Filmed […]
Sleeping, ever dreaming of Nature’s healing touch Curling smoke reveals your denial For everyone to see Burning up dollars and meeting mixed-up friends His head splits open and out comes two perfect orchids We pin on a badge from 1945 Should have the right effect And the older we become; memory of childhood […]
Title: Gadget (3) Artist: Mick Comments: Acrylic Part of the Recovery Partnership (Leamington) Summer Art Exhibition.
Title: Skull Artist: Mark Comments: Pencil Part of the Recovery Partnership (Leamington) Summer Art Exhibition.
Title: Beach Scene Artist: Elaine Comments: Coloured Pencils Part of the Recovery Partnership (Leamington) Summer Art Exhibition.