Author Archives: Denise Farrell

The Partnership at Drugfree.org President Steve Pasierb Featured in New Videos on Addiction

In just-released videos from besmartbewell.com, Steve Pasierb, President and CEO of The Partnership at Drugfree.org, along with leading experts Dr. Wilson Compton of the National Institute on Drug Abuse and Dr. Marvin Seppala of Hazelden, explain the science of addiction …

The Partnership at Drugfree.org Honored at Caron Treatment Centers’ Inaugural Recovery for Life Gala

Steve Pasierb, President and CEO of The Partnership at Drugfree.org, accepted the Community Leadership Award at Caron Treatment Centers’ Recovery For Life Gala last week at the National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington, D.C. The inaugural event, …

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is This Saturday, April 28

Join The Partnership at Drugfree.org, the Bay Area Alliance for Youth and Families, Prevention First and thousands of others to support the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, taking place on Saturday, April 28, 2012, from 10:00 …

The Partnership at Drugfree.org Announces New Public/Private Partnership: “Wake Up to Medicine Abuse”

~ News of First-of-its-Kind National Campaign and Call to Action Presented at Operation UNITE’s National Rx Drug Abuse Summit in Florida ~ April 10, 2012 (New York, NY) - The Partnership at Drugfree.org, in collaboration with Mallinkrodt, the pharmaceutical business ofCovidien, Cardinal …

More Than Half of Massachusetts Parents Say Their Kids Have Access to Abusable Prescription Drugs in Their Homes

~ New survey demonstrates that parents should take further precautions to safeguard medications~ Boston, MA—October 12, 2011—According to the results of a recent statewide survey, more than half of parents (56 percent) say their kids have access to their (parents’) …

Representative Thomas A. Golden Jr. and The Partnership at Drugfree.org Hold Substance Abuse Forum With Merrimack Valley High School Student Leaders

~ October 4 Event Co-Hosted by Middlesex Community College ~ LOWELL, MA – October 5, 2011 – Representative Thomas A. Golden Jr. hosted a community education presentation with the national nonprofit, The Partnership at Drugfree.org, at Middlesex Community College to …

Steve Pasierb Introduces New Prescription and Over-The-Counter Drug Guide for Parents

Vike, Dance Fever, French Fries. These are nicknames for common prescription drugs – drugs that teens are abusing often – and with serious consequences. Join our President and CEO Steve Pasierb as he educates parents about the dangers of prescription …

The Partnership at Drugfree.org Teams Up With Renew Media, LLC To Extend Messages of Recovery

NEW YORK, NY – September 15, 2011 – The Partnership at Drugfree.org today announced Renew Media, LCC as one of its first strategic partners to help further the organization’s new cause campaign, You Are Not Alone.  This campaign calls on …

The Partnership at Drugfree.org Joins 2011 Art of Recovery Expo as Signature Partner

  ~National Spokesperson Melissa Gilbert to Speak~ NEW YORK, NY – September 8, 2011 – The Partnership at Drugfree.org, a nonprofit organization that helps parents prevent, intervene in and find treatment for drug and alcohol use by their children, is …