In this Mental Health Minute, Dawn Cogliser, a Family Nurse Practitioner, explains how January can be a difficult time for many dealing with substance use disorders. Watch for tips on managing these disorders and whom to contact when struggling. Sponsored ...

In this Mental Health Minute, we hear from Julia Jackson, Director of Behavioral Health at Jackson Care Connect, and Rico Gutierrez, counselor at Reclaiming Lives. Rico talks about addiction and the importance of getting past feelings of shame to recover. ...

  MEDFORD, Ore. – Hundreds of people walked through downtown Medford on September 30th for walks for recovery. Walkers gathered at Hawthorne Park to share their stories of addiction and recovery before taking to the streets. Organizers say this event ...

In this Mental Health Minute, we hear from Leticia Welch, who is a Certified Recovery Mentor Services Supervisor at Addictions Recovery Center, She shares that recovery is possible and sustainable, with the right support and connections. If you are struggling ...

MEDFORD, Ore — Addiction and mental health services locally are continuing to rebound from losing staff during the pandemic – with some adapting to new changes. Addiction Recovery Center in Medford said its ramping up staff back to pre-pandemic levels. ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — At the end of the 2021, the National Survey on Drug Use and Health released a staggering report, showing the state of addiction and drug use in Oregon. “We’ve seen a lot of rise in fentanyl in the last ...

Author: Alma McCarty (KGW) PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW) — Worker shortages are impacting many industries including the mental health services field. There’s an increased demand for workers at the same time as an increased demand for these types of services, putting ...

EUGENE, Ore. (CNN) – People who are trying to drink less alcohol may want to visit a medical doctor. That’s according to a new study published Thursday in the journal “Addiction.” Researchers from the University of Oregon looked at trials ...

MEDFORD, Ore. —An organization is working to expand its reach, in downtown Medford. The non-profit Reclaiming Lives-Recovery Cafe Medford works to help addicts take back their lives. Now, it’s expanding its location to reach more people. “If you find yourself ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — “It’s very confusing at this point how it’s going to roll out, there’s not a plan.” Rogue Valley Addictions Recovery Center CEO, Lori Paris, says recovery centers are in the dark when it comes to rules and ...

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