JASON GOOD

Jason Good

Jason has been working in the field of addiction and recovery for over 10 years. Having been an addict himself he brings real-word experience to the table when helping addicts and their families, while also offering a first-person perspective to the current drug crisis. Jason is passionate about educating the public about what’s currently going on in our society, and thankfully, offers practical solutions. Jason is also the co-host of The Addiction Podcast—Point of No Return. You can follow Jason on Google+, Twitter, or connect with him on LinkedIn.


Jason Good in Addiction
January 6, 2020

Did Vivitrol Cause a Surge in Methamphetamine Addiction?

Vivitrol is a monthly injection of an opioid blocker. It shuts off an addict’s ability to get high from opioids and is usually used as a protective measure against relapse with addicts who are in early recovery. Could Vivitrol be contributing to the surge in methamphetamine addiction?

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Jason Good in Addiction
January 3, 2020

U.S. Currently Focused on “VapeGate”: Drug Crisis Is Old News

Lately, all the rage has been about vaping and the recent deaths allegedly caused by vaping. Since the first few cases made it on the news, tons of media outlets have covered the developing story as more and more cases came to light where people got sick and died, again allegedly, due to vaping.

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Jason Good in News
December 9, 2019

Flesh-Eating Bacteria Found in West Coast Black Tar Heroin

As if using heroin wasn’t scary enough with all the deaths associated with fentanyl lacing, drug users now have to be weary of inadvertently contracting flesh-eating bacteria after pushing the plunger down.

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Jason Good in Addiction
December 5, 2019

UPS Smuggling Ring Shut Down: Addicts Aren’t the Only One’s Sending Drugs in the Mail

Sending drugs through the mail is one of those “staples” of being an addict. While necessity is the mother of invention, drug users and drug dealers have found crafty ways throughout the years to buy and sell drugs. For a while now, the internet was the number one drug marketplace.

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Jason Good in Addiction
November 21, 2019

An Addict’s Life Is More Important than the Holidays

Working in drug and alcohol treatment , each year it becomes my duty to remind families that the upcoming holidays are NOT an excuse for an addict not to go to treatment and seek help. It becomes the easiest cop-out imaginable.

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Jason Good in Addiction
November 19, 2019

Gray Death is Back and Deadlier than Ever

A few years back a ridiculous drug was found circulating on city streets. In the midst of a giant drug crisis , we needed a deadly combination of heroin , fentanyl , and other synthetic drugs like we needed a hole in our heads.

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Jason Good in Addiction
November 13, 2019

Relapse Is Not a Part of Recovery

Anyone who’s been around the recovery community for any length of time has probably heard their fair share of clichés that get passed-off as a way to help encourage hopeful addicts through their recovery process.

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Jason Good in Addiction
November 7, 2019

It’s No Longer a Drug Crisis: It’s an Overdose Crisis

What started off as a massive opioid problem, the current drug epidemic has changed gears yet again. When the opioid crisis started, we had a new group of addicts; those addicted to prescription painkillers.

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Jason Good in Addiction
November 5, 2019

Dayton Dealers Busted with Enough Fentanyl to Kill Entire State of Ohio

Stories like this seem to literally pop up every week. Since the drug crisis took off all those years ago, it became a daily chore to scroll through social media feeds just to see them clogged with “major drug busts” over here and “mass overdose situations” over there…

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Jason Good in Drug Information
October 29, 2019

Does Legal Weed Lead to Heroin? Ask Colorado

Marijuana legalization has been a hot-button issue for years. You’ve got its supporters and its detractors. You’ve got those who see all the benefits of legalizing marijuana for recreational purposes and you’ve got those with a million reasons why it’s a bad idea.

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