Brain cells that suppress drug cravings may be the secret to better addiction medicines

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 12, 2019 Updated: September 12, 2019 Even after decades of research and study, there is no surefire cure for drug or alcohol addiction.  In fact, most existing treatment methods lead to long-term recovery less than 50% of the time.  Everything from self-initiated cold turkey detoxification to full-service 90-day inpatient residential treatments have yet to achieve consistently high success rates.  Scientists have been able to identify plenty of factors that trigger relapse, so one researcher decided to start there. Nobuyoshi Suto, Ph.D,…

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BrightView’s Amy Parker and Her Story Featured on Dr. Phil

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 11, 2019 Updated: June 17, 2021 Amy [Parker of BrightView] says she was just 15 when she became dependent on opioids. When she overdosed, she says it was Narcan® (naloxone HCI) – a non-addictive medication, that when administered in time, can temporarily reverse the effects of a known or suspected opioid overdose – that revived her. Now in recovery for more than six years and helping others in their recovery, Amy says, “It was that overdose that helped save my life.”…

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Dayton One Year Anniversary Celebration

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 4, 2019 Updated: June 17, 2021 In appreciation to our patients, our staff and our community partners – please join us for an afternoon celebration of fun activities. Chili cook off between a few local fire stations Pumpkin decorating booth and balloons for the kids Caramel apple station raffle prizes Corn hole and other fun activities Washington Township Police hot dog stand Meet and greet with our amazing team & tour of our office Dee Jay spinning the tunes Friday October…

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Treating Opioid Use Disorder – From a Doctor’s Perspective

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 21, 2019 Updated: August 16, 2021 This content is provided by physicians at SAMHSA to reach patient-facing providers with a simple message: there is a tremendous need for your skills and attention to address the opioid crisis. The opioid crisis is being fought against at all levels of government, but it cannot be won by regulations alone. Instead, it takes compassionate care at every stage of treatment. BrightView’s addiction treatment centers throughout Kentucky and Ohio offer the treatment our communities need…

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Why We Need to Screen All Adult Patients for Addiction and Drug Abuse

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 14, 2019 Updated: August 14, 2019 Researchers’ best guess is that roughly 1 in 10 Americans misuse drugs.  Although that doesn’t mean 10% of the population is addicted, it does mean that we can do more to prevents misuse, drug dependency, and addiction.  A U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends that doctors ask every adult patient about both prescription and street drug use whenever possible.  This national panel of experts is appointed by the Federal Department of Health and Human Services…

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Colerain 3 Year Anniversary Celebration

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 16, 2019 Updated: June 17, 2021 Please join us for a celebration of our third anniversary as we thank our patients, partners, first responders, and staff! We will provide burgers, hot dogs, nachos, and snow cones – plus kid-friendly activities like “Touch a Truck” provided by the Colerain Township Fire Department!   6527 Colerain Avenue 3pm-6pm Parking available at the Kroger lot, directly next door to the BrightView building

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What Can We Learn From the Nation’s First 24/7 Methadone Clinic?

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 11, 2019 Updated: July 11, 2019 It has finally arrived!  As of October 2017, Arizona has the first 24/7 medication assisted treatment (MAT) clinic in the United States.  With many methadone providers operating only 5 mornings per week, this new “always open” model could make great strides in providing accessibility to treatment for those who need it. This model is the first of its kind—a true proof of concept—to see how sustainable it is to provide 24/7 services to the Northern Phoenix…

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Learn About BrightView

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 13, 2019 Updated: June 13, 2019 Learn about BrightView: Opening in 2015, BrightView provides holistic outpatient treatment for substance use disorder. Locations span the state of Ohio and include Cincinnati and Colerain, Batavia, Fairfield, Chillicothe, Dayton, Columbus, Toledo, and Springfield. Locations in Canton and Akron will open in the next few months to expand access to care. Patients and referral partners can call 833-534-3571 24-hours per day to schedule an appointment or assessment at any BrightView location. Appointments and inductions are…

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BrightView Opens New Treatment Center in Greater Toledo April 8, 2019

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 11, 2019 Updated: April 11, 2019 BrightView Opens New Treatment Center in Greater Toledo April 8, 2019; Eighth location brings proven outpatient addiction treatment to the region. BrightView provides comprehensive addiction treatment programs to those who need help the most. Since opening in 2015, BrightView has expanded throughout Ohio, recently opening in Toledo. All eight of its locations provide evidence-based addiction medicine, individual and group counseling, and support services that help patients achieve lasting recovery. BrightView’s newest clinic is located at…

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BrightView Opens New Center in Columbus: Seventh location brings proven outpatient addiction treatment to the region.

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 9, 2019 Updated: June 4, 2021 BrightView Opens New Center in Columbus April 8, 2019; Seventh location brings proven outpatient addiction treatment to the region. — FOR Immediate Release — Columbus, Ohio Media Contact: Jennifer Mooney at  Jennifer.mooney@TheMooneyGroup.net BrightView provides comprehensive addiction treatment programs to those who need help the most. Since opening in 2015, BrightView has expanded throughout Ohio, recently opening in Columbus. All seven of its locations provide evidence-based addiction medicine, individual and group counseling, and support services that…

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