• Providing high functioning alcoholics with the tools necessary to recover from addiction despite stressful occupations-that's the goal of the 12-step recovery program at The New Direction of Walton, NY. (prlog.org)
  • The 12-step recovery program that is based on the principles of Alcoholics Anonymous makes up the foundation for treatment at the Catskill Mountain farmhouse where recovering alcoholics make the commitment to stay sober. (prlog.org)
  • A weekly seminar is conducted to help the family members of those in recovery to better understand the concept of alcoholism as a disease and also to introduce them to the Al-Anon Family program which provides support for the families of alcoholics or recovering alcoholics. (prlog.org)
  • Although high-functioning alcoholics often seem outwardly unaffected by their alcohol consumption, this disorder carries many risks, including engaging in uncharacteristic behavior, suffering from alcohol-induced blackouts , and experiencing high levels of stress . (altamirarecovery.com)
  • High-functioning alcoholics are addicted to alcohol and yet manage to outwardly function in society without being impeded by their drinking habits in any obvious way. (altamirarecovery.com)
  • Contrary to the commonly-held stereotype of alcoholics as people whose lives are controlled by their drinking habits, a so-called "high-functioning alcoholic"-sometimes known as an HFA-can seem happy and successful in both their professional lives and their personal relationships. (altamirarecovery.com)
  • High-functioning alcoholics often lead double lives in their attempts to hide the extent of their alcohol consumption from others. (altamirarecovery.com)
  • The present study addresses questions regarding the cognitive functioning of recently detoxified male alcoholics during increasing time periods of abstinence. (unt.edu)
  • For high-functioning alcoholics, it's the ability to keep their drug and alcohol use separate from the other parts of their lives that enables them to deny that it's a problem. (altamirarecovery.com)
  • The initial severity of impairments and individual characteristics, such as motivation, social support, and learning ability, are key predictors of stroke recovery outcomes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Children with less severe TBI appear to recover to function normally. (aappublications.org)
  • We propose to demonstrate that epidural stimulation (ES) can be used to recover significant levels of autonomic control of cardiovascular and respiratory function as well as the ability to voluntarily control leg movements below the injury level. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The REMAKE project ( www.remake.dibris.unige.it ) aims at developing adaptive/smart tools, based on Body-Machine Interfaces(BMI) and robotic technologies, which may help stroke survivors to recover functions of the upper body by exploiting/enhancing their residual capabilities, while avoiding the "easy shortcut' of stereotypical compensatory strategies. (europa.eu)
  • Unfortunately, in these studies not all subjects responded to the provided treatment, and participants did not recover normal function. (frontiersin.org)
  • In rats allowed to recover from methanol intoxication, there was significant, although incomplete, recovery of rod-dominated retinal function. (arvojournals.org)
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  • Treating primarily high functioning addicts who are involved in stressful occupations has become a specialization for The New Direction which was founded in 1977 by Matt and Margaret Batson. (prlog.org)
  • Throughout the treatment, high functioning addicts in recovery attend daily in house group meetings that are conducted both in the morning and in the afternoon. (prlog.org)
  • The New Direction has made a commitment to help high functioning addicts who are often of the corporate role and are engaged in stressful occupations. (prlog.org)
  • The effectiveness of the 12-step program that is provided at The New Direction is believed to be largely based on the will for the facility to remain small and cozy, built around the niche of treating high functioning addicts involved in stressful occupations, and providing a family like atmosphere. (prlog.org)
  • Because high-functioning addicts are often very good at denial , they have a hard time overcoming that denial and accepting their addictions, even when confronted with them. (altamirarecovery.com)
  • A far cry from the stereotypes we sometimes conjure up when imagining addiction, high-functioning addicts (or HFAs, as they're called in psychology and addiction circles) are often successful executives with stable marriages and families who wouldn't, under even the most liberal of definitions, consider their drug and alcohol use an addiction. (altamirarecovery.com)
  • Eventually, though, most high-functioning addicts hit a wall (like the woman above) and realize that they need to seek treatment. (altamirarecovery.com)
  • To investigate the role of silent information regulator family proteins sirtuins (SIRTs), a family of NAD+-dependent histone deacetylases, on the olfactory function recovery, we examined the OB SIRT (SIRT1, SIRT2, and SIRT4) expressions after OB excitotoxic lesions in rodents. (springer.com)
  • Our results point out for the first time the association between recovery of olfactory function and the increase in bulbar SIRT1 and SIRT4 expression suggesting a role for these SIRTs in the pathophysiology of recovery of loss of smell. (springer.com)
  • There was a linear relationship between greater functional gain (AMAT) and increased activation in bilateral primary motor, contralesional primary and secondary sensory regions, and contralesional lateral premotor area, after adjusting for baseline AMAT, age, and time since stroke.Conclusions: Recovery of functional reach involves recruitment of several contralesional and bilateral primary motor regions. (frontiersin.org)
  • CONCLUSIONS: This is the first study to directly compare the ability of alprostadil and a phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitor to enhance penile recovery subsequent to bilateral nerve sparing radical prostatectomy. (druglib.com)
  • Conclusions and clinical relevance A detomidine CRI produced cardiovascular effects typical for alpha(2)-agonists, without affecting isoflurane requirements, recovery duration or recovery quality. (ugent.be)
  • Conclusions In cardiomyopathy of recent onset, increased expression of Fas and TNFR1 was associated with minimal recovery of LV function. (onlinejacc.org)
  • July 27, 2011 - PRLog -- The New Direction is proud to offer 12-step recovery in a private setting where those working in stressful occupations can be exposed to caring and knowledgeable staff that will provide them with the tools necessary to make a full recovery from alcoholism. (prlog.org)
  • It is concluded that dog granulocytes freeze preserved by these methods are functional in vitro, but that phagocytic, directed migration, and bactericidal functions and ultrastructure are impaired to different degrees, according to the method of isolation and preparation for storage. (dtic.mil)
  • The purpose of this study was to determine the relationship between neuroplastic brain changes related to shoulder/elbow movement control in response to treatment and recovery of arm motor function in chronic stroke survivors.Methods: Twenty-three chronic stroke survivors were treated with 12 weeks of arm rehabilitation. (frontiersin.org)
  • We consider here the high-resolution imaging problem of 3D point source image recovery from 2D data using methods based on point spread function (PSF) design. (newton.ac.uk)
  • The methods involve a new technique, recently patented by S. Prasad, for applying rotating point spread functions with a single lobe to obtain depth from defocus. (newton.ac.uk)
  • Sparse recovery optimization methods, including the Continuous Exact L0 (CEL0) algorithm, are used in our numerical experiments. (newton.ac.uk)
  • The methods used to assess recovery of locomotor function are specific, are sensitive, and allow individual limb movements to be isolated. (nih.gov)
  • MATERIALS AND METHODS: We performed a prospective, randomized, open label, multicenter American study in men with normal erectile function who underwent bilateral nerve sparing radical prostatectomy. (druglib.com)
  • Spontaneous recovery is an important determinant of upper extremity recovery after stroke, and has been described by the 70% proportional recovery rule for the Fugl-Meyer motor upper extremity (FM-UE). (bioportfolio.com)
  • We previously reported a role for glutamate excitotoxicity in olfactory dysfunction showing an olfactory deficit 1 week after lesion and a spontaneous recovery 2 weeks after excitotoxicity lesion of the olfactory bulbs (OBs). (springer.com)
  • Spontaneous recovery is a phenomenon of learning and memory that was first named and described by Ivan Pavlov in his studies of classical (Pavlovian) conditioning. (wikipedia.org)
  • For a mathematical model for spontaneous recovery see Further Reading. (wikipedia.org)
  • Spontaneous recovery is associated with the learning process called classical conditioning, in which an organism learns to associate a neutral stimulus with a stimulus which produces an unconditioned response, such that the previously neutral stimulus comes to produce its own response, which is usually similar to that produced by the unconditioned stimulus. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pavlov referred to this phenomenon as spontaneous recovery. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although spontaneous recovery increases with time following the extinction procedure, such conditioned responses do not generally return to full strength. (wikipedia.org)
  • Spontaneous recovery as it pertains to human memory can be traced back to the work of George Edward Briggs, who was concerned with the concept of retroactive interference. (wikipedia.org)
  • Observed was a spontaneous recovery of Bi responses such that participants' responses of Bi items exceeded Ci items. (wikipedia.org)
  • This A-B, A-C paradigm was replicated by researcher Bruce R. Ekstrand, thus increasing confirmation regarding the existence of spontaneous recovery. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bianchi, Giampaolo 2017-07-04 00:00:00 Int Urol Nephrol (2017) 49:1519-1526 DOI 10.1007/s11255-017-1645-4 UROLOGY - ORIGINAL PAPER Does topical hemostatic agent (Floseal ) have a long‑term adverse effect on erectile function recovery after nerve‑sparing robot‑assisted radical prostatectomy? (deepdyve.com)
  • BEIJING, China, Mar 09, 2017 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) - iDR Studio updates their iPhone Data Recovery software with iOS System Recovery function. (massachusettsnewswire.com)
  • Importantly, treatment cessation led to rapid and complete restoration of taste responses within 14 d associated with morphologic recovery in about 55% of TB. (pnas.org)
  • KU-32 is a C-terminal Hsp90 inhibitor that improved thermal hypoalgesia in diabetic C57Bl/6 mice but it was not determined if this was associated with an increase in iENF density and mitochondrial function. (ku.edu)
  • These findings support the hypothesis that formate inhibits retinal mitochondrial function and increases oxidative stress. (arvojournals.org)
  • This study will determine if NXY-059 will improve recovery from an acute stroke. (bioportfolio.com)
  • As a result, there is reason to suggest that WP supplementation may be an effective nutritional strategy for restoring the acute loss of contractile function that occurs following strenuous RT. (mdpi.com)
  • The primary goals of this sub-acute phase of recovery include preventing secondary health complications, minimizing impairments, and achieving functional goals that promote independence in activities of daily living. (wikipedia.org)
  • Early Treatment Diabetic Retinopathy Study (ETDRS) visual acuity (VA) and parameters of cone function (baseline cone sensitivity and cone recovery half-life following photobleach) were measured and compared between AMD and normal subjects. (dovepress.com)
  • One factor in particular that is known to change the prognosis of recovery is the age of the organism at the time of the damage. (powells.com)
  • Roof of the roof, Cd of reinstatement which I had created at the time of the purchase of the PC - of which I was never useful myself since it is supposed to reinstall all the PC, and I always made use of Recovery Manager - is not recognized and does not launch out either. (techarena.in)
  • Dynamic motor tasks, such as walking under varying conditions of attention, are complex and demanding undertakings, which require a longer recovery time following a concussion than cognitive measures. (bmj.com)
  • Conclusion & Significance: This study provides evidence that the storage time does not impact on tissue quality and on tissue ability to resume the ovarian function after replanting. (omicsonline.org)
  • Two-time 100 mg modafinil potently improved vigor and well-being, and maintained baseline performance with respect to executive functioning and vigilant attention throughout sleep deprivation in Val/Val genotype subjects but was hardly effective in subjects with the Met/Met genotype. (nih.gov)
  • Strength Recovery Following Rhythmic or Sustained Exercise as a Function of Time. (ed.gov)
  • According to the feedback from our users, iDR studio works on iOS system recovery function for a long time. (massachusettsnewswire.com)
  • Heather's doctors and the families I advocate for have been encouraging me for years, when Heather started looking to purchase her own home, I felt the time was right, we had truly achieved Functioning Recovery and had come through the fog. (mikishope.com)
  • Around the same time, Brunnstrom also described the process of recovery, and divided the process into seven stages. (wikipedia.org)
  • This challenged the belief held at that time that no recovery would occur after one year. (wikipedia.org)
  • Effective therapies to support recovery of motor function after stroke are yet to be developed. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Stroke is the most common cause of motor function impairment. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Researchers have been interested in the changes associated with motor function in humans after suffering a stroke. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Presently, the mechanism by which a person recovers motor function follo. (bioportfolio.com)
  • The purpose of this study is to study, among the aphasic person, if motor function ( studied by Motor Evoked Potentials) performed within the first 14 days after a stroke can predict a goo. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Mild or moderate loss of motor function accompanied by spasticity in the lower extremities. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Negative motor evoked potentials after cerebral infarction, indicative of poor recovery of limb motor function, tend to be accompanied by changes in fractional anisotropy values and the cerebral peduncle area on the affected side, but the characteristics of these changes have not been reported. (medindia.net)
  • This study aimed to demonstrate the feasibility of reflecting the motor function improvement after stroke with the measurement of corticomuscular coherence (CMC) in an individual subject. (frontiersin.org)
  • The results demonstrated that the increased corticomuscular coupling strength resulted from the motor function restoration of the paretic limb. (frontiersin.org)
  • The measure of CMC can reflect the recovery of motor function after stroke by quantifying interactions between activities from the motor cortex and controlled muscles. (frontiersin.org)
  • Outcome measures included functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) for the shoulder/elbow components of reach and a skilled motor function test (Arm Motor Abilities Test, AMAT), collected before and after treatment.Results: We observed two patterns of neuroplastic changes that were associated with gains in motor function: decreased or increased task-related brain activation. (frontiersin.org)
  • Rather, a combination of tests, each examining particular components of normal and recovered motor function, is required. (nih.gov)
  • This systematic review and meta-analysis provides a synthesis of the literature to date, investigating the effect of WP supplementation on the recovery of contractile function in young, healthy adults. (mdpi.com)
  • The authors say that while a shift to the non-dominant right hemisphere can restore language function in children who have experienced left-hemispheric injury or stroke, for adults such a shift may impede recovery. (medicalxpress.com)
  • For adults, it is the left hemisphere that is necessary for language function preservation and/or recovery. (medicalxpress.com)
  • Objective To examine the influence of a detomidine constant rate infusion (CRI) on cardiovascular function, isoflurane requirements and recovery quality in horses undergoing elective surgery. (ugent.be)
  • 24 to 96 h (ES range = 0.4 to 0.7), for the temporal restoration of contractile function compared to the control treatment. (mdpi.com)
  • I was so high-functioning with a good job, a husband, and a big house that even if someone had come and told me I was an alcoholic, I wouldn't have believed them," said one woman who, when finally faced with the prospect of losing her job , eventually sought treatment. (altamirarecovery.com)
  • Responses to treatment and overall recovery of function are highly dependent on the individual. (wikipedia.org)