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Art Therapy for Patients at ASAC Art Therapy for Patients at ASAC
Art Therapy for Patients at ASAC
September is Recovery Month! Art therapy is a type of therapeutic technique rooted in the idea that creative expression can foster healing and mental well-being. As an expressive medium, art can be used to help clients communicate, overcome stress, a ... Read More
Art Therapy for Patients at ASAC
What has Heart of Iowa Been Up To? What has Heart of Iowa Been Up To?
What has Heart of Iowa Been Up To?
Heart of Iowa is collaborating with the University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital, “Mother-Infant Study,” to examine the role of oxytocin in brain responses of mothers by observing how mothers interact with their babies. This occurs by scan ... Read More
What has Heart of Iowa Been Up To?
National Substance Abuse Prevention Month National Substance Abuse Prevention Month
National Substance Abuse Prevention Month
National Substance Abuse Prevention Month is the entire month of October this year and aims to highlight the role that substance use prevention plays in communities and remember those who have lost their lives to this disease. Prevention plays an eno ... Read More
National Substance Abuse Prevention Month
Opportunity Arises for ASAC Growth at the Odyssey House in Salt Lake City, Utah Opportunity Arises for ASAC Growth at the Odyssey House in Salt Lake City, Utah
Opportunity Arises for ASAC Growth at the Odyssey House in Salt Lake City, Utah
  Opened as a non-profit in 1971, Odyssey House has become the leading and most respected substance use provider in the state of Utah. Odyssey operates the largest continuum of care for people to access at any level of need. They provide servi ... Read More
Opportunity Arises for ASAC Growth at the Odyssey House in Salt Lake City, Utah
ASAC Honors Patient on Achieving Sobriety ASAC Honors Patient on Achieving Sobriety
ASAC Honors Patient on Achieving Sobriety
ASAC has been working with a 33-year-old woman with an Opioid Substance Use Disorder who has successfully transitioned out of residential and half way house treatment with the Heart of Iowa! She is currently living in a substance free apartment compl ... Read More
ASAC Honors Patient on Achieving Sobriety
ASAC Staff Acknowledged For Assisting in Overdose Awareness Event ASAC Staff Acknowledged For Assisting in Overdose Awareness Event
ASAC Staff Acknowledged For Assisting in Overdose Awareness Event
The opioid epidemic is spreading across the country and has taken countless lives. The numbers continue to grow daily. Iowa has been valiantly battling this crisis, particularly in the prevention world. Many organizations have formed in response to t ... Read More
ASAC Staff Acknowledged For Assisting in Overdose Awareness Event
ASAC Takes Action for International Overdose Awareness Day ASAC Takes Action for International Overdose Awareness Day
ASAC Takes Action for International Overdose Awareness Day
International Overdose Awareness Day (IOAD) is a global event held on August 31st each year and aims to raise awareness of overdose and reduce the stigma of a drug-related death. AmeriCorps Representative, Tim McGullam, and Prevention Specialist, Amy ... Read More
ASAC Takes Action for International Overdose Awareness Day
How You Keep and Get Rid of Expired, Unused, and Unwanted Prescriptions Matters How You Keep and Get Rid of Expired, Unused, and Unwanted Prescriptions Matters
How You Keep and Get Rid of Expired, Unused, and Unwanted Prescriptions Matters
For many households across the country, the beginning of fall means the return of routine. Kids are back to school, and with it come the need to make sure homework is done, chores are completed, and schedules are kept. This time of year is also a gre ... Read More
How You Keep and Get Rid of Expired, Unused, and Unwanted Prescriptions Matters

 

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