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Author Rhonda Roper, LCSW, LISW
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Rhonda Roper, LCSW, LISW

Rhonda Roper joined BrightView as Vice President of Clinical Services to expand services into the state of Kentucky. Rhonda is a Licensed Clinical... read more

Published: January 22, 2022
Updated: January 4, 2022
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What Is Drug Tolerance? Is It The Same As Dependence?

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 10, 2020 Updated: December 10, 2020 There is a lot of misunderstanding around the terms “tolerance” and “dependence”, especially when referring to addiction.  Tolerance can be seen in someone who is actively addicted to a substance whether it be heroin, tobacco,…

Addiction Treatment In Lexington, Kentucky

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 22, 2020 Updated: June 22, 2020 The state of Kentucky is the ninth leading state for deaths by drug overdose according to the most recent statistics from the 2018 CDC report.  The two most affected counties in Kentucky for heroin related…