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Woods, Mary R.; Armstrong, Katherine. (2012) When the Door Opened: Stories of recovery from co-occurring mental illness & substance use disorder. Order online.

Prochaska, James O., J.C. Norcross, C.C. Diclemente. (1994) Changing For Good, New York, New York: Avon Books.

Amador, Xavier; Johnson, Anna-Lisa. (2000) I Am Not Sick, I Don’t Need Help! Peconic, New York. Vida Press.

Turkington et. al (2009) Back To Life, Back To Normality!, New York, NY. Cambridge University Press. ISBN: 978-0-521-69956-3

Temes, Roberta. (2002) Getting Your Life Back Together When You Have Schizophrenia, USA New Harbinger Publications.

Torrey, E. Fuller. (2001, fourth edition). Surviving Schizophrenia, A Manual for Families, Consumers and Providers, New York, New York. HarperCollins Books.

Mueser, Kim T., Gingerich, Susan. Coping with Schizophrenia, A Guide for Families, Oakland, CA. New Harbinger Publications.

Woolis, Rebecca. (1992, 2003) When Someone You Love Has a Mental Illness, New York, New York. Penguin Group

Al-Anon. (2000). The Al-Anon Family Groups, Virginia Beach, Virginia. Al-Anon World Service Conference


Addiction Blog – An online community of writers exploring best practices in addiction treatment.


SCHIZOPHRENIA DIGEST, MacPhee, William J. editor. Magpie Media, Buffalo, NY.
Bp Magazine, Garvey, Joanne Doan publisher. Green Apple Courage, Inc. Buffalo, NY

Reintegration Today, RFIBinger Partners/New York, NY


National Health Reform Presentation – by Ron Manderscheid PhD, Global Health Sector, SRA Intl., Inc. & Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University

WHC America Uninsured Crisis – America’s Uninsured Crisis: Consequences for Health and Health Care.

HP2020 Phase I Report – The Secretary’s Advisory Committee on National Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Objectives for 2020. Recommendations for the Framework and Format of Healthy People 2020.

U.S. Adult Drinking Patterns – NIH Publication No. 07-3769, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.

Methadone Fact Sheet – Executive Office of the President: The Office of National Drug Control Policy, April 2000.

Co-occurring Disorders Glossary – NAADAC’s Life-Long Learning Series – Integrating Treatment for Co-occurring Disorders: An Introduction to What Every Addiction Counselor Needs to Know, August 2010.

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