addiction http://kalw.org en Harm Reduction: An Alternative to 12-Step Recovery http://kalw.org/post/harm-reduction-alternative-12-step-recovery <p><span style="line-height: normal; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Dr. Patt Denning is&nbsp;the creator of the revolutionary San Francisco's Harm Reduction Therapy Center. Her book, "Practicing Harm Reduction" is the bible in this alternative approach to treating addiction. In the 1990's it became a new strategy for AIDS prevention and is widely regarded as a more tolerant and accepting strategy for working with addicts. Marilyn interviews her Thursday, July 3rd,&nbsp;&nbsp;2014, at 7pm&nbsp;PT on 91.7fm and kalw.org.&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 22:06:00 +0000 Marilyn Pittman 42460 at http://kalw.org Life after addiction in Zanzibar http://kalw.org/post/life-after-addiction-zanzibar <p>In the last twenty years, the Eastern African islands Zanzibar have become a top destination for tourists. They come for the beautiful beaches, the food, the history and the architecture.&nbsp; But in the last two decades another economy has developed:&nbsp; the drug trade.</p> Wed, 02 May 2012 22:26:59 +0000 Chris Connelly 9990 at http://kalw.org Life after addiction in Zanzibar