AOR Advisors Newt Gingrich, Patrick Kennedy and Van Jones explain how the systems largely responsible for combatting the disease of opioid addiction – public policy, insurance and criminal justice - are just beginning to publicly address the problem and, in some cases, even hinder the pursuit of safe and effective treatments.
Newt Gingrich and Van Jones discuss AOR’s important work in a LIVE Facebook Q and A On Thursday, September 29, AOR Advisors Newt Gingrich and Van Jones hosted a LIVE Facebook Q and A to discuss Advocates for Opioid Recovery. “One of the things that Patrick Kennedy, and Van and I are working on is what can we do now to enable people to have a
Speech by Newt Gingrich to National Alliance on Mental Illness, Ohio NAMI OH hosts forum on mental illness during GOP Convention. Advisor Newt Gingrich discussed AOR’s mission, and why we urgently need to follow the science and change our approach to opioid recovery, during a panel on mental illness hosted by NAMI Ohio at the GOP Convention. Hear his speech. Transcript (3:28-26:33) First, I think you have
AOR STATEMENT: CARA is an important first step, but work remains for Congress and HHS The Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA), headed to the the President for signature, is a step in the right direction but still falls short on a number of important provisions to adequately address the scope of the problem. We are encouraged that the bill authorizes nurse practitioners and physician assistants
Newt Gingrich at Aspen Ideas Festival Newt talks about addiction treatment in the U.S. prison system Full video here: link text Relevant transcript below: Q: I’m curious to hear: what are your thoughts of the impact of the BLM [Black Lives Matter] movement on the 2016 election? A: I actually don’t know, to be honest. I can tell you that my advice to Trump, which has been
Sean Hannity Radio Show interview with Newt Gingrich and Patrick Kennedy Newt and Patrick talk with Sean about medication assisted treatment and the need for medicine to help people achieve long term recovery.