Medications play a significant role in the treatment of Substance Use Disorder. They are used as a part of a comprehensive approach known as Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT). MAT combines the use of FDA-approved medications with counseling and behavioral therapies to address the complex nature of SUD. Medications help individuals reduce cravings, manage withdrawal symptoms, and […]
Drug and alcohol addiction is a real problem in the current world. It doesn’t choose its victims, and anyone could fall short. Unfortunately, drug and alcohol addiction continues to be a problem mostly supported by the many myths and misconceptions that revolve around the topic. Many people fail to recover from at-home addiction treatment due
A big part of the addiction treatment process involves the client working with counselors to identify the driving force behind the client’s need to take drugs or alcohol. This information is important because it provides the basis for developing solutions (coping and life skills) that can help stem the tide of relapses in the future.
Your battle with addiction is taking over your life. It’s getting in the way of everything that matters to you. Your job is in trouble. Your health is suffering. Worst of all, your family is not getting the attention and care that they deserve. You have children who are suffering because of your substance abuse.