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How to Choose Your Arizona Heroin Rehab Center

Every year, more than 47,000 people die in the United States because of an opioid overdose. The opioid crisis, which includes prescription painkiller, heroin, and fentanyl, is at peak levels. The epidemic is especially bad in larger cities such as Scottsdale, Arizona. An Arizona heroin addiction treatment center helps stem the tide of drug addiction…

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Celebrate Mens Health Month 2019

There are more men in the United States struggling with drugs and alcohol addiction than women, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The reason behind this is that men respond differently to seeking help compared to women. Men, therefore, tend to suffer more effects and struggle in their recovery process. As we celebrate…

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How is DBT Different from CBT?

CBT and DBT are common therapeutic methods that treat many different mental conditions. These treatments are Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) respectively. It is understandable to have questions about these common therapeutic models. Today we are taking a closer look to define DBT vs CBT. What Is CBT? Cognitive Behavioral Therapy…

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Recognizing Opiate Withdrawal Symptoms

According to the Arizona Department of Health Services, doctors and pharmacists dispensed 325,600 opiate prescriptions to Arizona residents last month. Between June 15, 2017, and April 4, 2019, there have 20,350 suspect opioid overdoses in Arizona. As both a physiological and psychological addictive substance, quitting opiates after becoming chemically dependent will induce opiate withdrawal symptoms.…