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The Detroit Jewish News, 1989-04-07

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FRIDAY, APRIL 7, 1989

Sam Lerner told the story of
"Jeffrey," whom he said is
typical of a case the JFS
encounters.
young woman recent-
ly attended a party
Forty-two years old and the
where she was offered father of three, Jeffrey comes
cocaine. She backed away. "I
to the JFS when his marriage
can't try that stuff," she said.
is in crisis. An agency social
"Somebody gave me food
worker meets with the family.
once, and I've been eating
Jeffrey's wife complains
ever since."
about his constant drinking.
Judge Stephen Cooper told
She says he has driven his
this story as he opened a
friends away because of it.
panel discussion "Alcohol and
Jeffrey responds: "I have a
Drugs: Use and Misuse —
drink once in awhile, but I
Our Jewish Community's
don't have a drinking pro-
Response, What Can We Do?"
blem." He drinks 12-18 bot-
held last week at Congrega-
tles of beer three to four times
a week.
tion Shaarey Zedek. Panel
participants included Scott
"One of the most difficult
McKee, Oakland County
problems is to get people to
director of Youth to Youth;
see that there is a problem"
Lerner said.
Sam Lerner of the Jewish
Family Service; Renee Gerger
In the end, the social
of the Henry Ford Hospital
worker convinced Jeffrey to
Chemical Dependency Treat-
abstain from drinking for one
ment Program; Dr. Stephen
month. At first, he failed. A
Bendix of JACS, Jewish
second attempt was suc-
Alcoholics, Chemically
cessful. lbday, Lerner said,
Dependent and Significant
Jeffrey regularly attends
Others; and Michael Fox and
Alcoholics Anonymous and
Edith Franklin of Project
has a better relationship with
Pride.
his wife.
McKee described Youth to
The Henry Ford Hospital
Youth as a student-run pro-
Center for Chemical
gram helping young men and
Dependency offers outpatient
women remain drug- and
treatment for individuals ad-
alcohol-free. Prevention ef-
dicted to any chemical
substance.
forts include training high
school students to speak with
The hospital's Maplegrove
elementary and junior high
facility treats cocaine addicts.
students about the dangers of
Clients meet four nights a
drugs. The Youth to Youth
week for two months for lec-
message is not only to remain
tures, individual therapy and
drug-free, but "to say yes to a
12-step meetings. Aftercare
positive lifestyle," McKee
ranges from two-18 months.
said.
Renee Gerger stressed the
Project Pride, with 140 of-
importance of working with
fices nationwide, was
groups like AA and NA, Nar-
established 10 years ago in
cotics Anonymous, included
California. It is a resource
in the hospital's recovery pro-
grams.
center and referral service.
Project Pride representatives
often work with teachers to
help youth build self-esteem
Where To Turn:
and self-respect so they will
Youth 'lb Youth: 335-0142.
make the decision not to use
Project Pride: 855-2910.
drugs, Edith Franklin said.
JACS: 855-7760.
JACS is a support group for
Jewish - Family Service:
Jews with addictions and
559-1500.
their families. Dr. Bendix said
Henry Ford Chemical
the group is not a recovery
Dependency Treatment
program, but works in con-
Program: 661-6100.
junction with 12-step pro-
Alcoholics Anonymous:
grams like Alcoholics
332-3521.
Anonymous.
Narcotics Anonymous:
The group offers Jews the
543-7200.
opportunity to "communicate
Cocaine Anonymous:
and share their common pain
262-2463.
and suffering," Dr. Bendix
Adult Children of
said. "What JACS really does
Alcoholics: 431-1366.
is hold out hope for the
recovering Jew."
National Council on
Alcoholism (a referral ser-
The local JACS group meets
vice): 800-344-3400.
the first Tuesday of every
month at Temple Israel, of-
National Institute on
ficials of which have been
Drug Abuse Hotline (a con-
very supportive of the pro-
fidential information and
gram, Dr. Bendix said.
referral line): 800-6624357.

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