Icons of Addiction Treatment

What a day. The California Society of Addiction Medicine Conference was today and you know I was there. Today was a day of humility for me. I had the opportunity to go to the Amen Clinics in Newport Beach where I participated in a small focus group on brain healthy...

Neuroscience on my mind

This week seems to be the week of the brain. With the California Society of Addiction Medicine (CSAM) being this weekend, I am looking forward to learning more and more about the brain and addictions. Neurofeedback is a topic to consider this week and I will pouring...

Reposted from 10/9/10

We all have our heros. When I was a boy it was Mickey Mantle. I never got to see him play as I was born in 1977, but I went to many grade schools and read everything on baseball in each of them. During that time I read countless biographies about ballplayers. Mickey...