Partnership to End Addiction in the News


Partnership to End Addiction's research findings, resources and experts are frequently featured in news stories across the nation. Select coverage is shown below.

HealthDay (December 31, 2020)

Vaping May Addle the Adolescent Brain
Quotes Linda Richter, Ph.D., Vice President of Prevention Research and Analysis at Partnership to End Addiction

Thrive Global (November 10, 2020)

Getting to the Heart of the Matter: What Elizabeth Vargas Wants Girls to Know About Connecting to End Addiction
Quotes Elizabeth Vargas, Partnership to End Addiction board member
Quotes Emily Moyer, Chief Marketing Officer of Partnership to End Addiction

Yahoo! Entertainment (October 30, 2020)

Elizabeth Vargas gets candid about addiction in new podcast: ‘Getting sober was the hardest part of my entire life’
Quotes Elizabeth Vargas, Partnership to End Addiction board member
Focuses on our podcast, “Heart of the Matter with Elizabeth Vargas”

AdWeek (October 28, 2020)

This Beautiful Animation For an Addiction Charity Shows the Power of Love and Support
Quotes Creighton Drury, CEO of Partnership to End Addiction
Quotes Emily Moyer, Chief Marketing Officer of Partnership to End Addiction

Bloomberg Law (October 23, 2020)

Anti-Opioid Prescription Rules Stymie Access for Black Patients
Quotes Emily Feinstein, Chief Operating Officer at Partnership to End Addiction

The Daily Beast (October 22, 2020)

Attacks on Hunter Biden Draw Attention to Another Deadly Pandemic
Quotes Marcia Lee Taylor, Chief Government Relations Officer at Partnership to End Addiction

Campaign (October 22, 2020)

Partnership to End Addiction urges connection through animated spot
Covers Partnership to End Addiction’s “Start with Connection” campaign

Shots (October 21, 2020)

The dangers of distancing
Quotes Emily Moyer, Chief Marketing Officer at Partnership to End Addition
Covers Partnership to End Addiction’s “Start with Connection” campaign

iHeartRadio (October 20, 2020)

The Lumineers Soundtrack New Partnership To End Addiction Campaign
Covers Partnership to End Addiction’s “Start with Connection” campaign

HealthDay (October 7, 2020)

Overdose Deaths From Cocaine Rising Dramatically
Quotes Pat Aussem, L.P.C., M.A.C., Associate Vice President, Consumer Clinical Content Development at Partnership to End Addiction

Worcester Telegram (October 2, 2020)

Opinion: Building connections with your kids can prevent substance use, addiction
Op-ed penned by Creighton Drury, the CEO of Partnership to End Addiction, and Chris Herren, a former professional basketball player and the founder of Herren Project, Herren Talks and Herren Wellness

The Daily Beast (September 30, 2020)

Trump’s Jab on Hunter Biden’s Drug Addiction Horrifies Treatment Advocates
Quotes Marcia Lee Taylor, Chief Government Relations Officer at Partnership to End Addiction

HealthDay (October 1, 2020)

Alcohol-Linked Deaths Rise Sharply in Rural America
Quotes Robyn Oster, Research Associate in Health Law and Policy at Partnership to End Addiction

Yahoo! News (September 30, 2020)

Biden’s spotlight on son’s addiction earns praise from advocates
Quotes Fred Muench, Ph.D., President at Partnership to End Addiction

HealthDay (September 23, 2020)

Prenatal Pot Use Impacts Kid’s Future Mental Health
Quotes Pat Aussem, L.P.C., M.A.C., Associate Vice President, Consumer Clinical Content Development at Partnership to End Addiction

HealthDay (September 9, 2020)

Dangerous Abuse of Anxiety Drug Phenibut Is on the Rise
Quotes Pat Aussem, L.P.C., M.A.C., Associate Vice President, Consumer Clinical Content Development at Partnership to End Addiction

The Hill (September 2, 2020)

1 in 20 older Americans say they regularly smoke marijuana: survey
Quotes Pat Aussem, L.P.C., M.A.C., Associate Vice President, Consumer Clinical Content Development at Partnership to End Addiction

Pat’s commentary originally appeared in HealthDay, both in English and in Spanish.

2020

Medium (August 16, 2020)

Stigma doesn’t care if addiction is a disease
Op-ed penned by Partnership to End Addiction President Fred Muench, Ph.D.

The Hill (August 7, 2020)

Is Congress finally awakening to our nation’s addiction crisis?
Op-ed penned by Partnership to End Addiction CEO Creighton Drury and Chair Emeritus Joseph A. Califano, Jr.

Healthline (August 6, 2020)

The Death Toll from Excessive Alcohol Consumption: What You Need to Know
Quotes Pat Aussem, L.P.C., M.A.C., Associate Vice President, Consumer Clinical Content Development at Partnership to End Addiction

HealthDay (July 8, 2020)

Pandemic Is Changing Addiction Care, for Better and Worse
Quotes Fred Muench, Ph.D., President at Partnership to End Addiction

HealthDay (July 8, 2020)

La pandemia está cambiando la atención de la adicción, para bien y para mal
Quotes Fred Muench, Ph.D., President at Partnership to End Addiction

HealthDay (June 9, 2020)

‘Iso,’ a Deadly New Synthetic Opioid, Has Hit American Streets  
Quotes Pat Aussem, L.P.C., M.A.C., Associate Vice President, Consumer Clinical Content Development at Partnership to End Addiction

Nonprofit Technology News (May 25, 2020)

When Home is Not a Safe Place: Online Help for Those At-Risk During Shelter-in-Place Featured
Quotes Fred Muench, Ph.D., President at Partnership to End Addiction

New York Daily News (May 21, 2020)

The Coronavirus Is Fuel on the Nation’s Opioid Addiction Fire
Written by Marcia Lee Taylor, Chief External and Government Relations Officer at Partnership to End Addiction

ESPN (May 12, 2020)

Inside the latest chapter of former Ohio State star Maurice Clarett’s life turnaround
Quotes Fred Muench, Ph.D., President at Partnership to End Addiction

Washington Post (April 28, 2020)

Quarantinis are a meme of this crisis. But relying on alcohol could lead to serious problems
Features information about Partnership resources and services specific to COVID-19

Daily Mail (April 13, 2020)

‘This could push people over the edge’: Fears that social isolation could cause former addicts to relapse – while soaring unemployment and anxiety is creating a ‘perfect storm’ for alcohol and drug abuse
Quotes Fred Muench, Ph.D., President at Partnership to End Addiction

CNN (March 27, 2020)

How governments are using text alerts to fight the coronavirus pandemic
Quotes Fred Muench, Ph.D., President at Partnership to End Addiction

HealthDay (March 2, 2020)

U.S. Kids Waiting a Little Longer to Try Alcohol, Drugs
Quotes Linda Richter, Ph.D., Vice President of Prevention Research and Analysis at Partnership to End Addiction

Huffington Post (March 1, 2020)

Can You Drink Your Way Sober? This Rehab Promises You Can.
Quotes Fred Muench, Ph.D., President at Partnership to End Addiction

HealthDay (February 25, 2020)

Anti-Addiction Meds Key to Saving Lives of People Hooked on Opioids
Quotes Emily Feinstein, Chief Operating Officer at Partnership to End Addiction

HealthDay (February 18, 2020)

1 in 4 Opioid ODs Involves Kids and Teens
Quotes Linda Richter, Ph.D., Vice President of Prevention Research and Analysis at Partnership to End Addiction

Fast Company (February 7, 2020)

America Has an Addiction Crisis. ‘Digital Rehab’ Could Help Millions
Quotes Fred Muench, Ph.D., President at Partnership to End Addiction

Slate (January 25, 2020)

How to Break an Addiction
Interview with Fred Muench, Ph.D., President of Partnership to End Addiction

Vox (January 16, 2020)

Methadone Can Help People Beat Opioid Addiction — If They Can Afford It
Quotes Lindsey Vuolo, Vice President of Health Law and Policy at Partnership to End Addiction

HealthDay (January 7, 2020)

Few Teens Who Survive Opioid OD Get Recommended Care
Quotes Lindsey Vuolo, Vice President of Health Law and Policy at Partnership to End Addiction

HealthDay (January 6, 2020)

One Big Roadblock to Opioid Addiction Treatment
Quotes Lindsey Vuolo, Vice President of Health Law and Policy at Partnership to End Addiction

National Journal (January 6, 2020)

Medicare Now Pays for Opioid Treatment Programs [requires National Journal subscription]
Quotes Lindsey Vuolo, Vice President of Health Law and Policy at Partnership to End Addiction