Addicted Michigan – the WWMT Channel3 News Interview

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Sanford House and Founder/Spokesperson Rae Green are in the news again. This time in response to WWMT Channel 3 News’ series on Addicted Michigan. Click the link or photo below for the newscast and full interview  by Alexis Berdine.


One in 10 Americans are going to become addicted to drugs or alcohol…The feature of addiction is the loss of control. It’s the brain being hijacked into believing that it needs any of the [addictive] substances in order to survive … Rae Green, JD, LPC, CAADC


Addicted Michigan: Behavioral changes signal when use becomes abuse

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Addicted Michigan …

An addict’s brain undergoes physical and chemical changes…and that is non-discriminatory. Rae Green





Sanford Behavioral Health is a residential and outpatient facility located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Sanford offers excellence in evidence-based practice models in a home-like, restorative setting. Our clinicians, supported by our medical team, focus on resolving the underlying issues that often cause substance use, such as trauma, unhealthy relationships, co-occurring disorders and isolation. Programs include both in-person and telehealth: residential, day programs, intensive outpatient, outpatient, medication-assisted treatment (MAT), education and relapse prevention classes, one-on-one and family therapy, and alumni and family support groups. At Sanford, we want to inspire you to find your inner grit, rekindle your interests and engage your passion.