Morning Roundup: Sept. 6, 2019

Johns Hopkins opens center for psychedelic research. Brad Pitt talks AA and curbing drinking. Is there such a thing as a "functioning alcoholic"?


My Family Is My Greatest Disappointment

Even though my aunt knows I've scrubbed my stepmom from my life in an attempt to stop and reverse years of psychological abuse, manipulation, and mind fuckery, it's a reality she refuses to accept.


Finding Meaning in Tragedy: Addiction, Trauma, and Activism

Turning grief into activism is a powerful way to process and give meaning to the pain of traumas like the death of a loved one who struggled with addiction. It is on the heels of tragedy that we can make voices of change be heard.