Revive In The Media
Local Treatment Center Offers Beds—and Funding—for Center Clients Seeking Sobriety
“The holidays are always difficult—we see plenty of relapses taking place during the festivities,” says Kristen Anderson, the Los Angeles LGBT Center’s manager of addiction recovery services. “By January, unfortunately, we see an uptick in clients asking for help because they found themselves trying to get back on the wagon.”
GENDER TRANSITIONING IN RECOVERY
The desire to market to an LGBTQ community dealing with deadly substance abuse issues is increasing; however, the necessary expertise and familiarity with the community is not growing at the same pace.
Dr. Ronaye Calvert-Conley
CEO & Founder of Revive Recovery
THE FIGHT – SOCAL’S LGBTQ MONTHLY MAGAZINE
The fight features Dr. Calvert’s article about GENDER TRANSITIONING IN RECOVERY. The Fight’s editorial pages features this article where Dr. Calvert describes how without an easy check-in-the-box to apply, many substance abuse facilities simply don’t know what to do with a transitioning individual.
REVIVE Detox Los Angeles
DYING IN VEIN, THE OPIATE GENERATION
A deeply personal exploration of opiate and heroin addiction through a cinéma vérité style that drops you directly into the lives of an addict in recovery, a couple trying to get clean, a family grieving the loss of their son, and an Emergency Room Physician trying to save one patient at time.
Director, Jenny Mackenzie Films