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FSPHP Annual Education Conference & Business Meeting 2017

Federation of State Physician Health Program’s Annual Education Conference & Business Meeting 2017 will be held on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 – 1:00pm to Saturday, April 22, 2017 – 12:00pm at Worthington Renaissance Fort Worth Hotel in Fort Worth, TX with its agenda focusing on Restoring Physician Satisfaction and Wellness in an Era of Burnout, Mental Illness,…

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Problem Drinking All-Too-Common Among Lawyers

If you’re a lawyer struggling with alcohol abuse, you’re far from alone. A new landmark study, published this month in the Journal of Addiction Medicine, found that one in three licensed employed attorneys in the U.S. consume alcohol at levels consistent with problem drinking.That’s roughly 21 percent, compared with 12 percent of a broad sample of…

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5 Ways to Practice Patience

A difficult and oft-overlooked part of recovery is the ability to have patience for your mind, body, and spirit to heal from the harms of addiction. There’s no quick-fix when it comes to sobriety; it’s a lifelong journey that requires time and patience – patience with the process and patience with yourself as well as with…