Harm Reduction Radio - HAMS

Kenneth Anderson

United States, EnglishSelf Help

This series interviews experts in the addictions field, with a focus on evidence-based, cutting-edge approaches to substance abuse problems such as: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), pharmacotherapy, harm reduction, and many, many more. Your host Kenneth Anderson is the founder and CEO of The HAMS Harm Reduction Network and the author of "How to Change Your Drinking: a Harm Reduction Guide to Alcohol."

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Our first guest is Howard Josepher, creator of the Exponents Arrive program, one of the first harm reduction programs in New York City. Our second guest is Rae Eden Frank, former executive director and my former supervisor at... more

Our first guest is Shilo Murphy, executive director of the Peoples Harm Reduction Alliance to talk about drug user stigma. Our second guest is Michelle Dunbar, executive director of St Jude Retreat House. St Jude's has the highest... more

Our first guest is Mona Bennett, Programs Coordinator for the Atlanta Harm Reduction Coalition. Our second geust is Richard Wilmot PhD, author of American Euphoria: Saying 'Know' to Drugs.

Our guest is Robert Childs, executive director of the North Carolina Harm Reduction Coalition who will discuss syringe decriminalization, overdose prevention, and the southern sex work harm reduction summit.

Our first guests will be representatives of VOCAL, a Brooklyn based harm reduction and social justice organization working to effect positive social change. Our second guest is Dr. Edward Khantzian of Harvard University who is the... more

Scott Kellogg PhD of NYU will be discussing Transformational Chairwork (a technique derived from Gestalt therapist Fritz Perls' psychodrama) and its use in addictions treatment. We will also discuss Gradualism.

Your host Kenneth Anderson is joined by Allan Clear of the Harm Reduction Coalition for a discussion of the stigmatization of drug users and people who drink alcohol.

Our first guest is Sharon Stancliff MD of the Harm Reduction Coalition who will be discussing overdose prevention, naloxone (aka narcan), and Good Samaritan laws. Our second guest is Lisa Dietz who operates the DBT Self Help website... more

Our first guest will be Bill White, author of Slaying the Dragon, who will be talking about the rapid growth of the treatment industry in the US in the latter half of the 20th century as well as discussing some of the abuses which arose as a... more

Our first guest is Lance Dodes, MD, author of The Heart of Addiction and Breaking Addiction, who will discuss the psychology of addiction. Our second guest is Paula DeSanto, founder and CEO of MN Alternatives, a non-12-step... more
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