Dr. Potee recommends a number of articles, books, and podcasts to anyone interested in addiction and treatment.
How active shooter drills in schools are traumatizing our children
This City’s Overdose Deaths Have Plunged. Can Others Learn From It?
Middle school tackles everybody's trauma; result is calmer, happier kids, teachers and big drop in suspensions
Addiction doc says: It’s not the drugs. It’s the ACEs…adverse childhood experiences.
Jane ellen stevens
The Ten Books That Changed My Life - Healing ACEs (Adverse Childhood Experiences) and Building Resilience
Methadone Matters: What the United States Can Learn
from the Global Effort to Treat Opioid Addiction
S. L. Calcaterra, P. Bach, A. Chadi, N. Chadi, S. D. Kimmel, K. L. Morford, P. Roy, and J. H. Samet
He Wanted to Live, But He Chose to Die—To Access Methadone
She paid nothing for opioid painkillers. Her addiction treatment costs more than $200 a month.
The Next Stage of Buprenorphine Care for Opioid Use Disorder
stephen martin, lisa chiodo, jordon bosse & amanda wilson
There’s a highly successful treatment for opioid addiction. But stigma is holding it back.
If You're Serious, America: Here Are 24 Concrete Policy Steps to Reduce Opioid Addiction and Overdoses
Is the $35 Billion Rehab Industry Ready for a Disruption?
Methadone in Primary Care — One Small Step for Congress, One Giant Leap for Addiction Treatment
Jeffrey H. Samet, Michael Botticelli, and Monica Bharel
Time to Change the Way We Approach Opioid Use Disorder: A Challenge to the Status Quo
kathryn hawk & Gail d’onofrio
Keeping every option on opioid treatment
boston globe editorial
Panel: Buprenorphine 'Can Give Patients Their Lives Back'
American Academy of Family physicians
Struggling With Addiction in an Opioid ‘Treatment Desert’
Marijuana Damages Young Brains
Kenneth Davis & Mary Jeanne Kreek
Association between medical cannabis laws and opioid overdose mortality has reversed over time
chelsea Shovera, Corey Davis, Sanford Gordon, & Keith Humphreys
The Real Dangers of Marijuana
Jonathan P. Caulkins
Pot, e-cigarettes harmful to teen brains, despite growing use, doctor tells crowd at St. John’s High School
Prescription CBD Is Available,
But Are We Ready to Use It?
THE CARLAT REPORT: PSYCHIATRY
Is Marijuana as Safe as We Think?
What Advocates of Legalizing Pot Don’t Want You to Know
10 Things We Know (As In, Actually Have Published Evidence For) About Cannabis And Health
Beautiful Boy: A Father's Journey Through His Son's Addiction
In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Close Counters with Addiction
gabor mate, m.d.
Clean: Overcoming Addiction and Ending America's Greatest Tragedy
‘Dopesick’ Traces the Opioid Crisis, From Beginning to Blow Up
Dreamland: The True Tale of America's Opiate Epidemic
Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs
The Body Keeps the Score
Bessel Van Der Kolk, M.D.
If You Love Me: A Mother's Journey Through Her Daughter's Opioid Addiction
In 'Hey, Kiddo,' Jarrett Krosoczka Sketches Childhood, A Mom's Addiction
Loving Lions: A guide for families struggling with addiction
Michael J. Wilson jr.
A Graphic Novel Aimed at Young Adults Takes a Personal Look at the Opioid Crisis
George Gene Gustines
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Substance
Elizabeth Harstad, FAAP, Sharon Levy, and COMMITTEE ON SUBSTANCE ABUSE
The Complicated Relationship Between Attention Deficit/
Hyperactivity Disorder and Substance Use Disorders
Courtney A. Zulauf, Susan E. Sprich, Steven A. Safren, and Steven A. Safren,
pbs & wgby
Promising New Treatments for Opioid-Dependent Babies
Sobering Up: In An Alcohol-Soaked Nation, More Seek Booze-Free Social Spaces
Laura Ungar & Jayne O’Donnell
The case for setting a minimum price on alcohol
HipSobriety, an addiction site, blog and podcast for women
Major Study of Drinking Will Be Shut Down
Roni Caryn Rabin
A Landmark Study on the Origins of Alcoholism
In Cities Where It Once Reigned, Heroin Is Disappearing
Here’s How One Small Town Beat The Opioid Epidemic
A Pitiful Sanctuary
Hooked: How So Many Vermonters Got Addicted to Opioids
The opioid epidemic is increasingly killing black Americans. Baltimore is ground zero.
Separate, Unequal and Overlooked
joseph p. williams
Lessons from Scott County — Progress or Paralysis
on Harm Reduction?
Sanjay Kishore, Margaret Hayden, M.Phil., and Josiah Rich
‘Become My Mom Again’: What It’s Like to Grow Up Amid the Opioid Crisis
Radio Boston Special Hour: Opioid Epidemic
Deborah Becker, Eve Zuckoff, Jamie Bologna, Paris Alston, & Walter Wuthmann
12 million pills and 700 deaths: How a few pill mills helped fan the U.S. opioid inferno
DEL QUENTIN WILBEr
Can This Small Town Lead America in Fighting the Opioid Crisis?
“Mom, When They Look at Me, They See Dollar Signs”
Seven Countries That Beat an Overdose Crisis
Kenneth Anderson & April Smith
Obama officials failed to focus as fentanyl burned its way across America
Scott Higham, Sari Horwitz & Katie Zezima
My Turn/Potee: Missing mark on addiction
East Bay doctor brings opioid addiction treatment to the streets
HOLLY J. MCDEDE
Philadelphia, a City Stalked by Overdoses, Fights Back
Faces of an Epidemic
The New Yorker
Opioid Crisis: No Easy Fix to Its Social and Economic Determinants
Nabarun Dasgupta, Leo Beletsky, and Daniel Ciccarone
Hidden in Plain Sight
Treat Addiction Like Cancer
A Dying Town
Sarah Brown, Karin Fischer
The Family That Built an Empire of Pain
Patrick Radden Keefe
From Teddy Roosevelt to Trump: How drug companies triggered an opioid crisis a century ago
A primer on fentanyl(s)
STAT forecast: Opioids could kill nearly 500,000 Americans in the next decade
How to Recover After Relapse
Steven c. hayes
The Poison We Pick
Seven Days of Heroin
Good News: Opioid Prescribing Fell. The Bad? Pain Patients Suffer, Doctors Say.
Jan Hoffman and Abby Goodnough
After Surgery in Germany, I Wanted Vicodin, Not Herbal Tea
America Experiences More Pain Than Other Countries
Neat, Plausible, and Generally Wrong: A Response to the CDC Recommendations for Chronic Opioid Use
- Stephen Martin, Ruth Potee, Andrew Lazris
When Going to
Jail Means Giving
Up The Meds That
Saved Your Life
Is Prison Necessary? Ruth Wilson Gilmore Might Change Your Mind
Essex County vs. ACLU: Pesce
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
DISTRICT OF MASSACHUSETTS
Public Safety Through Treatment: A New Direction for County Corrections
Case Asks If It's Constitutional To Require Someone On Probation To Remain Drug-Free
Treatment at the Franklin County House of Corrections, supervised by Dr. Potee
Iceland knows how to stop teen substance abuse but the rest of the world isn’t listening