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Feb 07, 2018, 08:07 ET Caron Treatment Centers Sets the Standard in Addiction Treatment with Patient's Bill of Rights

As Americans continue to struggle with the growing addiction crisis, some unethical treatment centers are taking advantage of individuals and...


Dec 07, 2017, 07:37 ET Caron Treatment Centers Offers Substance Abuse Prevention and Safety Tips for Parents of Teens and Young Adults

The holidays can be risky for teenagers and young adults with easy access to alcohol and prescription drugs at the homes of friends and family and...


Nov 30, 2017, 07:37 ET Caron Treatment Centers Opens $15 Million Carole and Ray Neag Medical Center

Caron Treatment Centers, a leading not-for-profit provider of addiction and behavioral healthcare treatment with 60 years in the field, today opened...


Sep 13, 2017, 07:20 ET Caron Treatment Centers Survey, conducted by Harris Poll, finds 26 Percent of Parents Believe It's Okay to Use Marijuana Recreationally with Their Adult Children

Would you share a marijuana joint with your son or daughter if they were 18 or older? In a recent national survey, at least one-quarter of parents...


Jan 30, 2017, 08:06 ET Caron Treatment Centers Warns of Potential Dangers of Marijuana Legalization; Urges States Where Marijuana Is Legal to Restrict Use for People Under the Age of 25

Caron Treatment Centers, a leading not-for-profit provider of addiction and behavioral healthcare treatment with 60 years of experience, cautions...


Dec 09, 2015, 08:47 ET Nearly 1 in 3 Adults Report the Holidays Create Greater Mental Health Challenges, Particularly Feelings of Isolation, Stress and Anxiety, Says New Research from Caron Treatment Centers

The holidays are an upbeat time for many. However, for many others, they can lead to stress and anxiety, workplace pressure, and potentially...


Sep 24, 2015, 08:42 ET A Significant Number of Adults Can't Identify Signs of Substance Abuse in Seniors; According to a New National Survey by Harris Poll on behalf of Caron Treatment Centers

Many American adults aren't involved with their parent's health issues or knowledgeable when it comes to symptoms of substance use disorders (SUDs),...


Sep 18, 2015, 08:33 ET Doug Tieman, President and CEO of Caron Treatment Centers, explains Leadership Lessons from Growing Up on a Farm

As a boy growing up on his family's pig farm in rural Missouri, Doug Tieman learned about the importance of taking responsibility, asking for help...


Aug 27, 2015, 08:53 ET Key Topics for Parents to Discuss with Their Children before the New School Year

As the new high school semester quickly approaches, parents are finishing up last minute items on their children's back-to-school checklists. Aside...


Dec 08, 2014, 08:35 ET American Adults Need to Address Drinking Habits and Their Subsequent Consequences, New Survey by Caron Treatment Centers Reports

Many American adults lack accountability when it comes to alcohol use and have engaged in high-risk behavior around the holidays as a result of...


Mar 05, 2014, 09:08 ET Women Who Sought Treatment for Drug Addiction at Caron Treatment Centers Cite Prescription Medication and Heroin as Leading Drugs of Choice, New Survey Reports

Heroin and prescription drug addiction are on the rise among affluent women, reveals a new survey from Caron Treatment Centers, a leader and...


Dec 02, 2013, 02:15 ET Many Americans Oblivious To What High-Risk Drinking Looks Like

Many Americans are clueless when it comes to what high-risk drinking looks like and may not even realize they're binge drinking, report the experts...


Nov 19, 2013, 09:08 ET Many Americans Oblivious To What High-Risk Drinking Looks Like

Many Americans are clueless when it comes to what high-risk drinking looks like and may not even realize they're binge drinking, report the experts...


May 07, 2013, 09:08 ET Leading Nonprofit Reveals Top Five Reasons Why More Moms Turn to Alcohol and Drugs

The pressures on mothers today are extraordinary. Experts share tips daily on how to "be a better mom" and "have it all." While this wealth of...


May 01, 2013, 09:08 ET Anderson Cooper To Host Caron New York Gala Honoring Music Legend Paul Williams And Business Leader Juliana Terian

Caron New York – a regional office of Caron Treatment Centers - will honor business leader Juliana Terian and music legend Paul Williams at its...


Mar 12, 2013, 09:08 ET Caron Treatment Centers & US Journal Training Announce First International Conference on Sex and Love Addiction

Caron Treatment Centers and U.S. Journal Training, Inc. will co-present the first International Conference on Sex and Love Addiction April 4-6, 2013...


Nov 27, 2012, 09:10 ET Hungover at Work During the Holiday Season?

The holiday season has always been a time for celebrations, however, many employers may want to be mindful of the impact this joyful time has on...


Nov 05, 2012, 10:00 ET Moderate Alcohol Consumption Can Lead To Life-Threatening Diseases

Alcohol consumption is more socially acceptable than ever before. In fact, 17.6 million people abuse alcohol or have an alcohol dependency.[1] Yet...


Sep 05, 2012, 09:00 ET Spokesperson Available: National Recovery Month, September 2012

The following is being released by Caron Treatment Centers: WHAT: National Recovery Month promotes the prevention, treatment and recovery for mental...


Apr 16, 2012, 09:00 ET 40% of Boomers and Seniors Started Abusing Drugs or Alcohol Between 48 and 64 Years of Age

The number of people over the age of 50 who are being treated for addiction is drastically on the rise. According to the Substance Abuse and Mental...


Nov 09, 2011, 11:42 ET Top Five Myths About Smoking Among Teens

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one out of five teenagers smoke cigarettes, with more than 3,000 young people becoming...


Oct 25, 2011, 09:00 ET Drinking With Colleagues Over the Holidays Can Permanently Damage Your Reputation

With the holiday season approaching, many professionals look forward to cutting loose with co-workers at end of year company parties. These events...


Oct 05, 2011, 08:53 ET Substance Abuse on the Rise Among Baby Boomers

The need for substance abuse treatment services for older Americans is expected to double by 2020, according to experts at The Hanley Center, a Caron ...


Aug 10, 2011, 08:00 ET Top Talking Points for Parents with Teens Going Back to School

Whether teens are entering high school for the first time or advancing grades, heading back-to-school can be both exciting and stressful. As teens...