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Coronavirus, Mental Health and Addiction – A Conflict of Perspectives?
Coronavirus, Mental Health and Addiction – A Conflict of Perspectives?

Dealing with recovery and addiction in a time of a viral pandemic is a major challenge! Every time I turn on my television within the last few weeks, I’ve been...

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  • How Do I Choose A Drug Rehab Facility?

    There are over 500 drug rehab facilities to choose from in the state of California. With so many options out there, it can feel overwhelming to know how to pick...

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  • Methadone – Purpose, Abuse, Withdrawal, and Treatment Options

    Methadone is an FDA-approved medication used to reduce withdrawal symptoms and drug cravings for people in recovery from opioid addiction. Though methadone is a treatment drug, the substance is still...

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  • How Do I Know If I Have An Addiction?

    When someone starts using drugs, they face a high risk of succumbing to addiction. However, addiction doesn't happen immediately and it doesn't affect everyone equally. Genetics, your frequency and intensity of...

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  • What are Behavioral Models of Addiction?

    Throughout history, we've understood addiction in many ways that are fundamentally different. For a long time, the perception of addiction as a moral failing was uncontested. However, the scientific literature...

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  • Alcohol Withdrawal – Signs, Symptoms and Treatment Options

    Alcohol withdrawal refers to the set of symptoms you will experience if you’ve been drinking alcohol regularly for a long period of time and suddenly stop drinking. Symptoms usually begin...

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  • What Is Substance Abuse Therapy?

    Approximately 23.5 million Americans have a drug or alcohol addiction, which translates to roughly one in every 10 Americans over the age of 12. Unfortunately, only 11% of people with an addiction...

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