Types of Therapy Used in Addiction Treatment

Types of Therapy Used in Addiction Treatment

Therapies Used in Treatment for Drug and Alcohol Addiction With many different addiction treatments and therapy modalities used in recovery programs, numerous factors play a role in finding each patient’s ideal treatment. The type of program best suited for a patient will...
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01/13 2021
Seasonal Depression and its Impact on Substance Abuse

Seasonal Depression and its Impact on Substance Abuse

The Challenge of Seasonal Depression for People With Substance Use Disorder  When seasons change, it’s not just the weather that’s impacted. Many people struggle as the holiday season approaches or during extreme temperature shifts. For those struggling with seasonal depression, the start...
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12/08 2020
5 Holistic Therapies That Support Addiction Treatment

5 Holistic Therapies That Support Addiction Treatment

Holistic Addiction Therapies Complement Medical Treatments in Alcohol and Drug Rehabs Treating addiction is a multi-layered process with numerous facets, including detox, individual therapy, group support, and even medication-assisted treatment. To truly overcome addiction, people need treatment that goes deep into the...
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10/28 2020
How Suboxone Blocks the Effects of Opiates 

How Suboxone Blocks the Effects of Opiates 

What Is Suboxone? Suboxone, a methadone alternative, is an opioid agonist administered to patients who are struggling with opioid abuse and dependence. The medication is considered a combination drug made of buprenorphine (a partial agonist) and naloxone (an opioid antagonist).  
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09/22 2020
Suboxone vs. Methadone: How do They Compare?

Suboxone vs. Methadone: How do They Compare?

Why Medically Assisted Treatment Can Work for You With an opioid epidemic sweeping the U.S., the need for unique and effective treatment has become more critical than ever before. With more treatment options also now available as a result, modern alternatives are...
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08/27 2020
Is It Safe to Go to Rehab During COVID-19?

Is It Safe to Go to Rehab During COVID-19?

How COVID-19 Impacts Drug and Alcohol Rehab Centers Amidst a global pandemic impacting every person worldwide, the reach of COVID-19 also extends to those in need of drug and alcohol rehabilitation.
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08/24 2020
What is Adderall?

What is Adderall?

An Addictive Controlled Substance Adderall is an amphetamine that is classified as a schedule II drug which means that it has a high potential for abuse, dependency, and addiction. Adderall is a prescription drug that is prescribed to those who have ADHD...
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04/10 2019
Adolescent Substance Abuse

Adolescent Substance Abuse

Is Your Teen Experimenting With Drugs and Alcohol? The teenage years are a time of self-discovery and can be a time of peer pressure and temptation as well. Trying to find a clique to fit in with can be stressful which can...
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02/21 2019
The Legal Consequences of Substance Abuse

The Legal Consequences of Substance Abuse

Continuing to Abuse Substances May Land You Behind Bars Far too often, individuals continue to use and abuse drugs and alcohol, as well as other illegal substances, without any regard as to the possible repercussions they may have. There are countless consequences...
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02/04 2019