Our views

Below you can find the latest views and opinions from the Breaking Free team.

Archived blogs are also stored here.

Signposting for online treatment and recovery resources

Last year, Breaking Free group published research on online treatment and recovery resources for substance misuse. This work encompassed a mass online survey, followed by online interviews, to gain an understanding of the types of online resources that people were accessing.
Written by Stephanie Dugdale

Canadian employers increasingly sold on therapeutic interventions for their workforce

We have been exhibiting this week at one of North America's leading conferences on Community Corrections, hosted by the ICCA (www.iccalive.org).
Written by Clive Bawden

And the battle rages on...

As those like us that follow the sector know, the variance in opinions about the merits of e-cigarettes continue to widen.
Written by Glyn Davies

Stigma remains a major issue

In recent weeks we have been lucky enough to have spent some time with KPMG's pioneering Digital Healthcare team based in London.
Written by Clive Bawden

Implementation and adoption of Breaking Free: What have we learnt?

Over the past six years we’ve been implementing Breaking Free across a wide range of treatment and recovery services and settings. It's no surprise that the intervention is generating such great outcomes and research because the Behaviour Change Techniques (BCTs) it comprises were all selected on the basis of their proven effectiveness.
Written by Glyn Davies