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Drug treatment group warning

Title: Drug treatment group warning
Date: Friday, 5 May 2006
Publisher: Edinburgh Evening News
Main source: news.scotsman.com

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COUNSELLING experts have warned about a drug and alcohol treatment group operating in the Capital, linked to the controversial Church of Scientology. Narconon Scotland has leafleted homes in the city, but the leaflets do not mention the quasi-religious group, despite using the principles of Scientology founder L Ron Hubbard to treat addicts. Tom Wood, chairman of the Edinburgh Drug and Alcohol Action Team, said: "We know of this group, but we would only ever encourage people to attend credible counselling groups." ... [Read the rest at news.scotsman.com]