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
How to Conquer and Manage Co-Occurring Disorders

How to Conquer and Manage Co-Occurring Disorders

Dual Diagnosis Treatment Can Help Manage Both Disorders What is a co-occurring disorder? Those who suffer from co-occurring disorders struggle with both an underlying mental health illness as well as a substance abuse problem. These two disorders require unique and separate treatment...
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01/28 2019
The Top Most Popular Treatment Therapies for Addiction

The Top Most Popular Treatment Therapies for Addiction

There are a Number of Different Types of Treatment Options Available Since every individual and their addiction struggles are unique, their treatment program should also be unique and individualized. A personalized approach to addiction recovery is the most effective way to obtain...
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01/15 2019
What is Moral Reconation Therapy?

What is Moral Reconation Therapy?

What is Moral Reconation Therapy and How Effective is It? Due to the complexity of mental disorders such as addiction, or substance use disorder, there tends to be a need for individualized treatment programs and a variety of treatment methods. Addiction treatment...
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11/19 2018
Veterans Substance Abuse Programs

Veterans Substance Abuse Programs

Veterans Substance Abuse Programs – Overcoming PTSD and Substance Use Disorder The ordeals that those serving in the military go through often follow them home. Returning veterans must face the challenges of the emotional and psychological trauma that accompanies military combat. In...
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01/29 2018