Dependence is a special type of drug-related harm. It’s an adaptive phenomenon resulting from exposure to a centrally-active drug and defined by the development of withdrawal symptoms when the drug is removed or the dose lowered too quickly

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Watch now – our Travis Rieder joins host Greta Van Susteren to discuss challenges related to opioid use and withdrawal.

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and what doctors should tell patients about it. In this personal talk, Travis Rieder recounts the painful, often-hidden struggle of opioid withdrawal

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Review in the Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal of ‘Toward a Small Family Ethic’ by our Travis Rieder

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Our Travis Rieder argues that, yes, America probably needs a culture change regarding pain medicine, but we have to be careful how we frame that challenge.

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When professional philosopher and ethicist Matt Beard was to be become a parent he sought advice from the people he knew best: the sages. The result was bleak. Matt was used to consulting wisdom built up over two millennia for guidance. Guests on the program include our Travis Rieder. Listen Now.

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8 Billion Angels Documentary

January 12, 2018

Our Travis Rieder and Executive Producer Terry Spahr join host Dan Loney to discuss the documentary “8 Billion Angels” about the consumption rate of the earth’s previous and limited resources

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Our Travis Rieder writes, “We need to stop pretending kids don’t have environmental and ethical consequences.”

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