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Dr. Attia is currently co-president of the Board of Our Place. In 1986 she opened and directed one of the first programs in the United States specifically designated for treating dually diagnosed patients. She later opened dual diagnosis programs acr...

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I read the Guestlines article “Not a Hefker Velt” (Issue 644) and frankly I am angry. I’m angry on behalf of all the parents who were yet again shamed and embarrassed. I’m angry knowing that due to the incorrect thinking and conclusions being...

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Dual Diagnosis: Definition and Treatment

Dr. Patricia Attia

Dr. Attia is currently co-president of the Board of Our Place. In 1986 she opened and directed one of the first programs in the United States specifically designated for treating dually diagnosed patients. She later opened dual diagnosis programs acr...

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Hefker Velt Revisited

Rabbi Shimon Russell, LCSW

I read the Guestlines article “Not a Hefker Velt” (Issue 644) and frankly I am angry. I’m angry on behalf of all the parents who were yet again shamed and embarrassed. I’m angry knowing that due to the incorrect thinking and conclusions being...

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