From an early age, starting with Little Red Riding Hood and the Three Little Pigs, we’re taught that wolves are to be feared. They are depicted as ferocious, blood-thirsty creatures that hunt humans and kill for sport.
We’re also sold a story about drug addicts. They’re weak, they’re immoral and they certainly don’t deserve a second chance.
In both cases, the realities are markedly different than these generally espoused beliefs. Wolves by nature are shy, intelligent, sensitive and fearful of humans. There are virtually no reports on record that suggest wolves have ever been a threat to people. Read More
In light of the recent death of Amy Winehouse, Dr. David Sack, CEO of Elements and Promises Treatment Centers, discusses the challenges of getting a loved one into treatment, and the special challenges in helping a celebrity get treatment despite all the signs that the addiction has spiraled out of control. Read More