Harm Reduction

Given the federal government’s recent announcement of the first major update to methadone treatment regulations for over two decades, thought I would share my insights and knowledge.  The government hopes the updates will help patients access treatment and avoid...


AFGO By Belina Nassi Fruitman, LCSW, CAS, LLC –  Now that we are all past the one-year mark of the pandemic we are reflecting on our lives and the greater communities at large.  The past month we all have heard endless reflection articles on how lives changed,...

Couples in the Times of Covid19

Couples in the Times of Covid19 If one partner refuses to follow safety protocols (mask wearing, social distancing, etc.) how can the other person address this problem? Knowledge is always power; therefore, educate your loved one by quoting renowned medical doctors...

Hobbies for parents

Belina discusses hobbies for parents and self care – https://www.romper.com/p/moms-keep-some-hobbies-for-yourself-yourself-alone-22920184

Talking to your children

Belina discussing how to help our children during the pandemic – https://www.romper.com/p/school-closings-are-hard-on-kids-so-heres-how-to-talk-to-them-about-it-22624156

Parenting during the pandemic

Belina’s most recent article on parenting with Romper.com – https://www.romper.com/p/parents-hitting-a-wall-during-the-pandemic-is-totally-normal-experts-say-22879264