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<ul><li><p>Havingtroubleviewingthisemail?Clickhere</p><p>February2014</p><p>In This IssueCurrentFundingOpportunities</p><p>SignatureTheme:AddictionandCounseling</p><p>BestPracticesPrinciplesofEffectiveAddictionTreatment</p><p>AddictionandCounselingFundingOpportunities</p><p>ResourcesforAddressingAddictionandCounseling</p><p>UpcomingNewsletterThemes</p><p>About NCMUSA/CanadaNazareneCompassionateMinistriesseekstoliveandactcompassionatelyintheworldfollowingChrist'sownlifeandministry.WeseektobeincarnationsofthesamegospelthatChristlivedandpreachedandtobewitnessestothesameloveandcompassionGodhasforourworld.IntheUnitedStatesandCanada,NCMworkscloselywithCompassionateMinistryCenters(CMCs)tobringcompassionandhealingtocommunitiesthatneedtheloveandpresenceofChrist.MissionNazareneCompassionateMinistriesUSA/CanadapartnerswithNazareneintereststofacilitateministrieswhichaddressthetemporalaswellasthespiritualneedsoftheeconomicallydisadvantaged.</p><p>MyFellowLeaders, Asyoureadthroughthisresourcenewsletter,youwillseewhatsomehavecalled,"thehiddenscourge."Substanceabuseishighlyprevalentinourculture,knowingnoincomelevel,zipcode,age,orgender.Actually,moreindividualsdieinAmericafromprescriptiondrugabusethanillegaldrugs.Thechurchmustrespond.Wemustbethehopeandlighttothosewhoarehurtingandstrugglingunderthestrongholdofaddiction.</p><p>WehopethiseNewswillprovideyourcompassionateministrycenterandchurchwiththeresourcesneededtohelpthoseinyourcommunity.</p><p>Servingtogether,</p><p>JayHeightjheight@nazarene.orgCoordinator,NazareneCompassionateMinistriesUSA/Canada</p><p>Current Funding OpportunitiesCMCMultiSiteApplicationOpportunity"Intheworldtoday,youthWILLbementored.Thequestionis,bywhom?"NCMisgearinguptoprepareagroupapplicationforyouthmentoringandwouldliketoidentifyandlearnmoreaboutCompassionateMinistriesCenterscurrentlyengagedinyouthdevelopmentactivities.Ifyouwouldliketolearnmoreaboutthisgroupapplicationandsharehowyouareworkingwithyouthinyourcommunity,pleaseemailhginese@ncmi.orgtorequestapreliminarysurveybyFriday,February14,</p><p>http://campaign.r20.constantcontact.com/render?ca=7f325d3f-e60e-4f74-8be5-6602ebc6c80f&amp;c=eea613c0-4d0a-11e3-aa4a-d4ae529a8639&amp;ch=ef500f60-4d0a-11e3-aad7-d4ae529a8639http://s.rs6.net/t?e=bot1RJhdpK4&amp;c=1&amp;r=1http://s.rs6.net/t?e=bot1RJhdpK4&amp;c=3&amp;r=1http://s.rs6.net/t?e=bot1RJhdpK4&amp;c=4&amp;r=1http://s.rs6.net/t?e=bot1RJhdpK4&amp;c=5&amp;r=1http://myemail.constantcontact.com/Addiction-and-Counseling--Meeting-the-Needs.html?soid=1102694216127&amp;aid=bot1RJhdpK4#fblikemailto:jheight@nazarene.orgmailto:hginese@ncmi.org</p></li><li><p>ChurchesLocalchurchesaretheprimaryavenueforNazarenestoreachouttothoseintheircommunities.NazareneCompassionateMinistriesseekstosupportchurchesinstartingandmaintainingministrytotheunderservedandmarginalized.Webelieveeverychurch,nomattersizeorbudget,canfindwaystomeetneedsintheircommunitywithcompassion,creative,andthefirmfoundationandlifechangingpoweroftheGospelmessage.CMCsCompassionateMinistryCentersACompassionateMinistryCenterisanonprofitorganizationdedicatedtomeetingtheneedsoftheunderresourcedinthecommunity.Whiletheseorganizationsareoftenaffiliatedwithaspecificlocalchurch,theyareinastrategicpositiontouniteothersintheircommunityaroundahighneedscause.NDRNazareneDisasterResponseNazareneDisasterResponseisNazarenesmobilizingfordisasterthroughReadiness,Response,andRecovery.LocalNazarenesareinauniquepositiontounderstand,serve,andremainwithdisastervictimsintheirownneighborhoods.Inlargescaleeventsthedenominationcancomealongsidelocaleffortswiththesupportofvolunteersanddonorsfromacrossthecountryandthroughourstrongpartnershipswithotherdisasterreliefagencies.NDRservesvictimsregardlessofrace,creed,oreconomicstatusbyconcentratingonassistancetothepoor,elderly,andhandicapped.W&amp;WWork&amp;WitnessWork&amp;WitnessprovidesopportunitiesforNazarenestoservetogetherinsupportofexistingministriessuchaschurches,CMCs,andNazareneDisasterResponse.Work&amp;Witnesscanbeany</p><p>emailhginese@ncmi.orgtorequestapreliminarysurveybyFriday,February14,2014.</p><p>Ben&amp;Jerry'sFoundationseeksproposalsforsocialandenvironmentaljusticeprojectsfromnonprofit,grassrootscommunityorganizinggroupswithannualbudgetsunder$500,000.RevieweligibilityandapplicationguidelinesDeadline:March14,2014FundingAmount:$20,000SingingforChangeisacceptinglettersofinterestforsocialandenvironmentalprojectsthatincludecommunitymembersinplanningandcollaboratetofindinnovativesolutions.ApplyDeadline:OngoingFundingAmount:$1,00010,000RuddieMemorialYouthFoundationseeksapplicationsforinnovativeyouthprogramsinBaltimore,Boston,LosAngeles,Madison,Philadelphia,SanFrancisco,andWashington,DC.ProgramguidelinesDeadline:April30,2014FundingAmount:$25,000MutualofAmericaFoundationisacceptingnominationsfor2014CommunityPartnershipAwardsthatrecognizeoutstandingnonprofitorganizationsthathaveformedstrongpartnershipswithpublic,private,andsocialsectors.ApplicationinstructionsDeadline:April1,2014AwardAmount:$25,000plusdocumentaryawarenessvideoLawrenceFoundationawardsgrantstoorganizationsworkingintheareasofeducation,humanserviceanddisasterrelief.LearnmoreApplicationDeadline:April30,2014</p><p>Signature Theme: Addiction and Counseling </p><p>BestPractices,Innovations,Resources,FundingOpportunitiesAddictioniscompulsivedrugusedespiteharmfulconsequencesthatischaracterizedbytheinabilitytostopusingdrugs,failuretomeetwork,social,orfamilyobligations,and,sometimes,toleranceandwithdrawal.Physicaldependenceistheadaptationofthebodytoadrug,requiringmoreofittoachieveacertaineffect(tolerance)andelicitingdrugspecificphysicalormentalsymptomsifdruguseisabruptlyceased(withdrawal).</p><p>Addictionhasalsobeendefinedasasystematicdeconstructionofthepersonality,characterizedbyalossofinterestinlife,feelingsofguiltandselfresentment,andangertowardself,others,andGod.</p><p>AddictionStatisticsDependenceonalcoholanddrugsisthemostubiquitousnationalpublichealthproblem,affectingindividualsandtheirfamiliesregardless</p><p>mailto:hginese@ncmi.orghttp://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001asEBtypzpGULZ652-uwNXuAeWHNNLzB3JD_XZ1Z56j3PjAauMYYvZStP3-jLpTr4NJ8hLpiKHTRY8AcgyFYzK6oHXf56mvdN8r2F3ejsjfu_5m-n_uRR1VtiaLxCgSadgJ-OUpcIrrQYJUpcLAwVrcZeqqNYznrVaP-0b4XYTEqWLPzGh9hWR96qNcpnZiXMp3SNKjSsokqUbsCUYBPKvNrELDA3Q6VthxIn7OsqKtpmBJIiT5z-UgvwVUtKUmMWcJzcSPCIwW7zndrQvPpS5nEpXih05AX6dTWrcsAtmC31ZFKroS2v2SJRxXvolbvmvDDI3bfQlQk7jcYwf2hvnXXyO1LHgNJa6bx_-ZCXh3xmumaRl70v8_spwVz_zcfxJtL9XuLkqfA=&amp;c=&amp;ch=http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001asEBtypzpGULZ652-uwNXuAeWHNNLzB3JD_XZ1Z56j3PjAauMYYvZStP3-jLpTr4HlKWbE4ZPHX2Eiu0jcJY2wgPnC_WEcmAWYprHOQ6xhKK6IfTurWkh6cdC1YjyGuIKpZ6CeDyp3yO2UzgAEDMuUWwm59J3dipFHiQmZTgXHm1qkKGsZLCrUJzA4JFU3PEj5eZxnSNxMujALn1wy13JZivSujNx6xOJQPKVObbcL5D9uvd-QLU8IIswM8uBKs9tM6sr4SkBiCTIAXuxx_5A3vPKRAxPkRYPio46AVYj2wQQeVPQnq6tkrrQ1kJf3bn8CwK7Khc5pvuSVVRaro0M7TMYqSZKoWb&amp;c=&amp;ch=http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001asEBtypzpGULZ652-uwNXuAeWHNNLzB3JD_XZ1Z56j3PjAauMYYvZStP3-jLpTr4FQ1ciZ5QOMz-iCEs0LFE1kDwXjazhiUGN5LgNJtkGYjUSJOvspyVjUNdqrTAmsmju86nphz1cmdM3aSHF9mei1Fd1kVwP0vY7ERUR5w1HN2CaKMW5Zd48wNjFeoZrfW6tbPDG7OmhTQg6iQpiMlmyTAKzf65sSXhhf5hq8SlCPVF3WSttie0H11ZkOjkwErhSbvq2f_n_232_lJXJ7sL5qqYUF_5hQsp17cC9HiEK3R-jA9jQNhSWJzinRoKpkP4FVUEP4PVMQGa7YBQhBF5FmrkoBZ7BGUX&amp;c=&amp;ch=http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001asEBtypzpGULZ652-uwNXuAeWHNNLzB3JD_XZ1Z56j3PjAauMYYvZStP3-jLpTr4BGuTkz2oO40fkI3QIjk2NYYKvxqrpNqT0E8eXAWLuOjykUT3uDm0rsJYuxw8UIc-NvZLWqgkUR1w9YA6RSXdHgOQ8UlWybN2paK3hb6ZGAS96MOHL4d8FPoiwmnJmAhwbtnTG_yyCr-rtJd1VXhThA8WIofBIBnQKP8vKE7FNzobgzTCUVQ8mQ2b3eRByyBGIViO-D8-Y1gy3NGoOzOFX7i6-1F4K_oadw-NmGH-aBqDj1IxlI1HcF9PtvDcOGal3uPLXVrpVCKH2adGocy2xw==&amp;c=&amp;ch=http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001asEBtypzpGULZ652-uwNXuAeWHNNLzB3JD_XZ1Z56j3PjAauMYYvZStP3-jLpTr4u5HfcmRgTt5-cznFvElzPyJohl135Ur_qhfFV84PcItZ-_rBZqkvTCXz97lk9cjiADjgtdVYsYgIMIaQmYlvqDoOKb6N4XnMRWmb9Ej6Uq8_XmbQpm8TBrJfc_ApNJD2zDOAYbztdXh-WKbGtvis6oOR-w-Uf4MbgSWfSpE_xszNJCuZ5pVYA1ovacpR4nW7tHpAz7Bv3eOlxg45h_0G3ZxUKAwwLlg-T7iiSYh6N7WkEDgL8-B5Ydih0SKnteVPyucjxTF1DyF5L2itu9w5e7A4mcA9joTb&amp;c=&amp;ch=</p></li><li><p>Work&amp;Witnesscanbeanytypeofproject,fromconstructiontoevangelismtocompassionateoutreach.</p><p>ContactTollFreeNumber:18003069950Fax:(913)5770893GeneralEmail:ncmusacan@nazarene.orgCoordinator:JayHeightDirectLine:(317)2816768EMail:jheight@nazarene.org</p><p>affectingindividualsandtheirfamiliesregardlessofethnicity,region,oreconomicstatus.Approximately23.9millionAmericansaged12andolderarecurrentillicitdrugusers,and20.3millionofthe22.2millionindividualsinneedoftreatmenttoovercomeaddictiontoillicitdrugsoralcoholdonotreceiveit.[1]Family</p><p>historyofsubstanceabuseandearlierageatfirstusebothplaceindividualsathigherriskofdevelopinganaddictiontodrugsoralcohol.CharacteristicsofAddictionAddictionaffectsthebrain'scontrolofrewardandmotivation,learningandmemory,andbehavioralcontrolandinhibition.Acombinationoffactorsincludinggeneticmakeup,ageofexposuretodrugs,andenvironmentalinfluencesinitiallyleadsapersontochoosetotakedrugs.However,afterprolongeddrugexposureweakensbrainfunction,theindividual'sabilitytochooseandexercisewillpowerisimpaired.Seekingandconsumingthedrugbecomescompulsive,andpsychologicalstresses,physicalpain,socialcues,orenvironmentalcuescantriggerintensecravingswithouttheindividualrealizingit.ConsequencesofInactionDrugabuseandaddictionleadtoothermentalillnessesandphysicalrisksincludinginjury,infectiousdiseasessuchasHIV/AIDSandhepatitis,weakenedimmunesystem,heartdiseaseandstrokeamongothers.Otherconsequencesincludedysfunctionalbehaviorsthatdisruptfamilyandsocialrelationshipsandcanleadtolegalproblems.SubstanceabusecoststheU.S.over$600billionannuallyinrelatedcrime,criminaljustice,theft,andhealthcarecosts.[2]Everydollarinvestedinaddictiontreatmentsaves$12indrugrelatedcosts.Individualsandsocietysaveevenmorethroughreductionininterpersonalconflicts,increasedworkproductivity,andfewerdrugrelatedaccidents,includingoverdoseanddeaths.Despitetheclearneedandcosteffectiveness,nearly90%ofthosewithillicitdrugoralcoholproblemsdonotreceivethetreatmentthattheyneedtorecover.Reducingstigma,raisingawarenessabouttheeffectivenessoftreatment,andincreasingtreatmentavailabilityandaccessareessentialtoreducethistreatmentgap.TreatmentEffectivenessMostpeoplewhoreceivetreatmentstopusingdrugs,decreasecriminalactivity,andimprovetheiroccupational,social,andpsychologicalfunctioning.Althoughrelapseoccurs,itisnotasignoftreatmentfailure.Patientsoftenrequirelongtermorrepeatedepisodesoftreatmenttoachievesustainedabstinenceandrecoveryoftheirlives.Manyfactorsaffectanindividual'slevelofengagementandretentionintreatment:motivationtochangedrugusingbehaviorsupportfromfamilyandfriendspressurefromcriminaljusticesystem,childprotectiveservices,employers,andfamilyclinicianabilitytoestablishpositive,therapeuticrelationshipswiththeirpatients.Predictorsofpositivetreatmentoutcomesincludebeingmarried,employed,highsocialclass,financiallysecure,sociallyactive,andwelladjustedwithlittlehistoryofarrestandlowseverityofpsychiatricsymptoms.Factorslimitingtreatmentoutcomesincludeaggression,attemptedsuicide,organicbrainsyndrome,sociopathicpersonality,anddualdiagnosis.[3]WhatthefaithcommunitycandotohelpChurchesandcompassionateministriescentersarewellpositionedtohelppreventandsupportrecoveryfromsubstanceabusebecausetheyofferspiritualsupporttoindividualsandcommunities.Justbeingassociatedwiththeactivitiesofafaith</p><p>communitycanprotectchildrenlivinginhighriskenvironmentsfrominitiatingsubstanceuse.Additionally,churchesarecommunitiesofsupportthatcanhelpindividualsreintegratethemselvesandsucceedinrecovery.Despitethegreatopportunityforchurchesandfaithbasedorganizationstohelppeoplerecoveringfromaddiction,a"wallofsilence"stillstandsbetweenthefaithcommunityandpeoplewithalcoholanddrugdependence,drivingawayaddictsandtheirfamiliesfromneeded</p><p>mailto:ncmusacan@nazarene.orgmailto:Jheight@nazarene.orghttp://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001asEBtypzpGULZ652-uwNXuAeWHNNLzB3JD_XZ1Z56j3PjAauMYYvZStP3-jLpTr40iBz13NJlnimJmoD20fOSIMh9qwJaM-9eCtefee273sTiaQu2go9MU_sfSefbNMqBn2BF8ShdtX2Jiq-osWTR8HlyIeGpCl8GhfFUQ8DRw26M2YnW0LNxSWKJVLPCwTTe9Thg3kOQMi-ZPogQCQFD8vShT3RQC24VZSGmrkplOj6OiQf4UPU9_nKXqShG49GlyqhkqvbROaHxUH4yB4zDkbBfnt2VAyO6pAYZeRKvdy-kb1ZcMFBWs1efTT2KkeP&amp;c=&amp;ch=http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001asEBtypzpGULZ652-uwNXuAeWHNNLzB3JD_XZ1Z56j3PjAauMYYvZQM_G4GxdUg36orqEfKyV9uc9SRXa0XMaNgx4qr1QISV1BjKZBaiX7GJZ_n-3P7LS5fM9GpVF9Z0rms9YGzvK5ueXB9M6c_XiNPI3TeMG1_RlgnAQP5XbKeQ94EdEvvP2qLhIadmngdr6XAx4aiK1oorV8SpiVx1gQ==&amp;c=&amp;ch=</p></li><li><p>alcoholanddrugdependence,drivingawayaddictsandtheirfamiliesfromneededsupportandcomfortwithmessagesthatperpetuatesocietalstigmaandjudgment.Properlyequippedpastorsandchurchleaderscanexplaininspiritualtermshowaddictionisabarriertospiritualitytohelpreducestigmaandencouragetheircongregationstowelcomeandsupportindividualsandfamiliesaffectedbysubstancedependence.SAMHSAhasdevelopedcorecompetencies[4]aimedtoequipclergyandotherpastoralministerstobreakthroughthewallofsilencethatsurroundsalcoholanddrugdependence,andtobecomeinvolvedactivelyineffortstocombatsubstanceabuseandmitigateitsdamagingeffectsonfamiliesandchildrenby(a)beingalerttowindowsofopportunityforcontact,assessment,intervention,andtreatment(b)beinginternallypreparedwithnecessaryinformation,resources,andteachingtools(c)establishingeffectivehealingrelationshipswiththoseaffectedbyaddiction(d)formingtherapeuticallianceswithprofessionals,congregationalcaregivers,andaffectedindividualsandtheirfamiliesand(e)knowingwhentoleave.</p><p>Core Competencies for Clergy and Other Pastoral Ministers inAddressing Alcohol and Drug Dependence and the Impact onFamily Members</p><p>1. Beawareofthedefinitionandsocietalstigmaattachedtoalcoholanddrugdependence.</p><p>2. Beknowledgeableaboutthesignsofalcoholanddrugdependence,characteristicsofwithdrawal,effectsontheindividualandthefamily,andstagesofrecovery.</p><p>3. Beawarethatpossibleindicatorsofthediseasemayincludemaritalconflict,familyviolence,suicide,hospitalization,orencounterswiththecriminaljusticesystem.</p><p>4. Understandthataddictionerodesandblocksreligiousandspiritualdevelopment,andbeabletoeffectivelycommunicatetheimportanceofspiritualityandthepracticeofreligionsinrecovery,usingthescripture,traditions,andritualsofthefaithcommunity.</p><p>5. Beawareofthebenefitsofearlyinterventiontotheaddictedpersonandaffectedfamily.</p><p>6. Beawareofappropriatepastoralinteractionswiththeaddictedpersonandaffectedfamily.</p><p>7. Beabletocommunicateandsustainconcernandmessagesofhopeandcaring.</p><p>8. Befamiliarwithandutilizeavailablecommunityresourcestoensureacontinuumofcarefortheaddictedperson,familysystem,andaffectedchildren.</p><p>9. Havegeneralknowledgeofandexposureto12stepprograms(AA,NA,AlAnon,etc.)</p><p>10. Beabletoacknowledgeandaddressvalues,issues,andattitudesregardingalcoholanddruguseanddependenceinoneselfandone'sownfamily.</p><p>11. Beabletoshape,form,andeducateacaringcongregationthatwelcomesandsupportspersonsandfamiliesaffectedbyalcoholanddrugdependence.</p><p>12. Beawareofhowpreventionstrategiescanbenefitthelargercommunity.</p><p>ProgramModelsforSubstanceAbuseTreatmentMostsubstanceabusetreatmentbeginswithdetoxificationandmedicallymanaged</p></li><li><p>Mostsubstanceabusetreatmentbeginswithdetoxificationandmedicallymanagedwithdrawalasthefirststage,followedbyaformalassessmentanddevelopmentofadrugaddictiontreatmentplan.Thecorecomponentsofacomprehensivetreatmentprogram[5]include:</p><p>Group/individualcounselingPharmacotherapySelfHelp(AA/NA)Urinemonitori...</p></li></ul>

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