man holding pills in his hand suffers from an oxy addiction

How to Find an Oxy Addiction Program

If you or a loved one have been struggling with an addiction to opiates such as oxycontin, it is imperative that you seek treatment. Supervision and medical attention occur during the process of recovery from addiction to opiates. Choosing, an oxy addiction treatment program might seem like a difficult task. The more you know the…

Therapist explains to a man sitting on a couch the difference between harm reduction vs abstinence

Harm Reduction vs Abstinence, What’s the Difference?

There are two approaches to deal with substance use disorder. These are harm reduction and abstinence. However, there has been controversy on what precisely is the difference between the two methods. Let’s delve deeper to understand the difference between harm reduction vs abstinence. Harm Reduction Harm reduction therapy refers to a set of strategies aimed at…

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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…

doctor explains to a patient dbt vs cbt

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…

Man sitting on couch with his head in his hands is experiencing adderall withdrawal symptoms

Common Adderall Withdrawal Symptoms

Adderall withdrawal symptoms commonly occur in people that have formed a chronic dependence on the drug or have gone on an Adderall binge. Either way, no one that takes the medication is free and clear of withdrawing after they stop its use. People have prescribed Adderall for attention deficit disorder ADD or ADHD; it is…