Richard Gere went method after filming “Franny” in Philadelphia last year. In “Franny,” Gere plays a philanthropist and addict who embeds himself in the lives of a young couple, played by Dakota Fanning and Theo James (who just hit box-office gold this weekend as Four, the male lead in “Divergent”). I hear that Gere donated an undisclosed amount of money […]
A new initiative to fight the heroin epidemic begins in Bucks County Friday. NBC10′s Keith Jones has the story and visited Livengrin Foundation where he spoke with Vice President for Clinical Services – Dr. William Lorman. Click here to see the video.
With the non-medical use of opioid drugs reaching epidemic levels in the United States, medical officials are discussing the many things needed to help stem the problem. Heroin and prescription drug use in the Philadelphia area are approaching record highs. NBC10′s Lu Ann Cahn spoke to experts and a recovering drug addict, Livengrin’s Ryan Roth, […]
Alcohol and drug dependency affect as many as 15% of our nation’s nurses. Hear their real stories and discover Nurses Lifeline, an addiction treatment program designed just for nurses. Learn how their unique needs, job pressures and special place in the community are addressed with confidentiality.
Livengrin counselors offer their input on teen addiction and the difficult battle faced by those fighting drug and alcohol addiction. This segment was featured on a recent “Teens & Drugs” episode of the PBS 39 series, “Tempo”.
Livengrin Foundation encourages communication and education on addiction issues. Both our YouTube page and overall mission are health care-oriented and the Foundation reserves the right to edit or delete public comments that express political or cultural, rather than healthcare, views. A veteran Livengrin counselor provides the treatment perspective on the evolving cultural and legal shifts […]
In the fall of 2012, an autopsy confirmed the drug-related death of the son of an NFL coach. It’s unfortunate that awareness about addiction issues arises in the public square due to a death or other tragedy involving someone with a degree of celebrity. When that happens, Livengrin is often called upon to provide perspective […]
Two men who had been treated for drug addiction lost their lives in the late summer of 2012. One was an unknown, regular young adult. The other, the son of an NFL coach with a level of celebrity. In both cases, they had returned to drugs that overpowered their defenses. Livengrin is often called upon […]
- Treatment & Redemption for Responders - Police Magazine, June, 2013
- Clean and Sober Full of Thanks - Philadelphia Daily News, November 2012
- Recovery Comedians Perform for Livengrin - Philadelphia Daily News, September 2012
- Treatment for Police, Responders and Nurses - Newsworks, March 2012
- Our View on Mixing Prescription Drugs - Bucks County Courier-Times, February 2012
- Comedian Richard Lewis Previews his Content for Speech - Jewish Exponent, September 2011
- Employee Goes Through Rehab to Prep for Work - Philadelphia Business Journal, July 2011
- New Needs Drive Renovation - Behavioral Healthcare Magazine, May 2010
- Sobering Session Confronts DUI Offenders - Philadelphia Inquirer, February 2010
- Police Funerals Add Sadness to Livengrin’s Campus - Philadelphia Inquirer, February 2009
- Motorcyclists to hit the road for a cause - Bucks County Courier-Times, May 2008
- Heroin Stings Another Family - Philadelphia Daily News, March 2007
- Heroin in the Suburbs - Philadelphia Inquirer, February 2007
- Troubled Employees Turn to Life-Saving Benefit - Philadelphia Business Journal, July 2007
- Treatment Centers Change with the Times - Bucks County Courier-Times, January 2007
- 40 Years of Battling Addictions - Philadelphia Inquirer, October 2006