substance abuse 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 High Times on Work with Marty Nemko http://kalw.org/post/high-times-work-marty-nemko <p>&nbsp;Can you work effectively while drunk or high? Think you might have a substance abuse problem? What if you think your supervisee or coworker does? When can and can&#39;t employers require?&nbsp; My guest Paula Wilbourne, who runs a national substance abuse program for the Veterans Administration and I will discuss those questions. And as usual, you can call-in for a three-minute Workover--I&#39;ll try to help you solve your career or self-employment problem. On <em>Work with Marty Nemko,</em> Sundays from 11 am to noon on KALW,91.7 FM, San Francisco.</p> Mon, 06 Feb 2012 07:24:39 +0000 Marty Nemko 5408 at http://kalw.org High Times on Work with Marty Nemko