“Not why the addiction, but why the pain?”
- Gabor Maté, M.D., In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts
Evo’s treatment model emerges the latest research on root causes and solutions to addiction. The following are some resources:
Hari, Johann. Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War On Drugs. First U.S. edition. New York, New York: Bloomsbury, 2015. Watch Hari’s TED talk.
Maté, Gabor, MD. In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Close Encounters with Addiction. Toronto: Knopf Canada, 2008. Watch Dr. Maté’s TED talk.
Mott, Stephen, MA and MFT & Timothy Gysin MS and MFT. (2003). Post-
Modern Ideas in Substance Abuse Treatment, Journal of Social Work Practice in the Addictions, 3:3, 3-19.
Wade, Alan. (1997). Small Acts of Living: Everyday Resistance to Violence and Other Forms of Oppression, Contemporary Family Therapy, 19:1, 23-39.
Sanders, Colin James. A Poetics of Resistance: Compassionate Practice in Substance Misuse Therapy. In: Brown, Catrina and Tod Augusta Scott, Eds. Narrative Therapy: Making Meaning, Making Lives. Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, 2007.
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