Media Coverage: Addiction News Articles

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5.11.17 Colorado Public Radio: Colorado's Opioid Crisis Intensifies With Arrival Of Deadly Drug

5.4.17 7NEWS: Drug seller and buyers find online dealing more popular becuase it's anonymous

4.28.17 Westword: Carfentanil: How Elephant Tranquilizer Is Tied to Colorado Heroin Deaths

4.26.17 9NEWS/Next: Overcoming heroin addiction without insurance


12.21.16 FOX31: Arapahoe House to close metro Denver detox centers

12.20.16 7NEWS: Arapahoe House to end detox services next June 

12.18.16 9NEWS: Arapahoe House to close detox centers

12.16.16 Denver Post: Arapahoe House to close all of its detox centers in metro Denver area

10.26.16 The Arizona Republic: Searching Colorado for Arizona's marijuana future

10.21.16 FOX31: Arapahoe House encourages participation in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Oct 22

10.6.16 Aurora Sentinel: NATIONAL SCOURGE COMES TO AURORA: Prescription narcotics addicts slip into heroin — and now meth

9.29.16 CBS4: DEA Plans To Ban Kratom, Calls Drug ‘Imminent Threat’

9.21.16 Colorado Public Radio: Meth, Both Potent And Cheap, Floods Denver's Streets

9.13.16 KOA 850AM: Rod Smith on Colorado's Morning News

9.9.16 The Fan 104.3FM: Rod Smith: The Drive

9.7.16 The Westword: Why the Hell Is Spice Big Business in a State With Legal Marijuana?

8.25.16 AltitudeSports950: Broncos Ring of Famer Rod Smith joins Nate and Nalen

7.21.16 7NEWS: How parents can help underage kids resist alcohol

5.13.16 San Francisco Chronicle: Stanford lacrosse star fought depression, considered suicide

Spring 2016 Advances in Addiction and Recovery: The Cost of Three Years of Marijuana Legalization in CO and WA

4.26.16 Denver Post: Five Denver homeless programs to receive federal funds

4.22.16 Aurora Sentinel: Aurora mulls special election asking voters to ban or back photo red-light program

3.8.16 BusinessDen: Former board member takes over as CEO of Arapahoe House

2.17.16 The Villager: Arapahoe House names insurance leader new CEO

2.5.16 Denver Business Journal: Arapahoe House Raises more than $250,000

1.25.16 5280: Events to Attend



11.18.15 Aurora Sentinel: Aurora “nexus” nonprofits to see steady flow of funding in 2016

11.10.15 Arvada Press: Jeffco Center for Mental Health connects care, receives national recognition

11.5.15 KGNU: Jefferson Center for Mental Health receives national recognition

10.7.15 NIATx News: Arapahoe House Celebrates 40 Years

9.23.15 CBS4: Vivitrol Injection Could Be Best Shot at Beating Alcohol Or Drug Addiction

9.23.15 The Villager: Sold out Arapahoe House Luncheon raises most money in event’s history

9.12.15 The Fan 104.3 FM: Interview with David Feherty

9.9.15 9NEWS: 2 inmates die of dehydration in Colorado jails

Fall 2015 Colorado Avid Golfer: A Funny Way to Help

7.28.15 FOX31: LSD played role in Boulder student’s deadly confrontation with police

7.15.15 7NEWS: Prescription drug abuse in Colorado: State officials to discuss curbing growing problem

7.12.15 Denver Post: Former pro golfer David Feherty to headline Arapahoe House benefit

7.9.15 FOX31: Party drug ‘molly’ blamed for death of Colorado Springs teen

6.12.15 KMGH/The Now: What you need to ask your doctor before taking prescription drugs

4.22.15 Colorado Public Radio: Colorado may vote to keep $58M in marijuana revenue

4.16.15 Colorado Public Radio: Meth use, up in Colorado, has police and outreach groups scrambling

3.20.15 Denver Business Journal: DBJ 40 under 40 winner Brandon Mencini

3.18.15 FOX31: Art Schut on Colorado's "Everday" Show for a discussion on prescription drugs

2.7.15 Denver Post: Patti Robinson is recipient of Arapahoe House’s Ruston Award for Philanthropy

1.13.15 Stateline (The Pew Charitable Trusts): States Gear Up To Help Medicaid Enrollees Beat Addictions *story also picked up by: Huffington Post

1.5.15 Huffington Post: Anti-Weed Group Uses Pot-Related Illnesses To Call For Stricter Marijuana Laws *story also picked up by FOX News, Yahoo News, Yahoo Health, Delhi Daily News, Malay Mail, High Plains Public Radio, the Daily Mail