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Mental Health and Addiction Treament

Recovery Strategies for Different Kinds of Trauma

Life can be traumatic at times and many people don’t realize is that there are actually many different kinds of trauma, each requiring different approaches for therapy and healing. It’s very important to deal with trauma appropriately, or people may fall prey to negative coping strategies such as addictive alcohol or drug use, anger, or … Continue reading Recovery Strategies for Different Kinds of Trauma

February 10, 2020

Mental Health and Addiction Treament

What Form of Treatment is Best For You?

This is a question we hear all the time. When there are so many different kinds of treatment out there, like medication-assisted treatment (MAT), family therapy, detox, adventure programs, PHP, IOP, 12-Step programs, outpatient… it’s like learning a whole new language. What do all of these treatments mean, and how can you know which one … Continue reading What Form of Treatment is Best For You?

September 6, 2019

Mental Health and Addiction Treament

Can Methadone Cause Personality Disorders?

On This Page: Methadone and Personality Disorders Recovering from Methadone Abuse Getting Help for Methadone Abuse   There is a strong link between the abuse of methadone and personality disorders. In general, there is a connection between a great number of personality disorders and opioid addictions. The more you know about the true impact of … Continue reading Can Methadone Cause Personality Disorders?

November 4, 2018

Mental Health and Addiction Treament

Understanding Suicidal Thoughts: A Practical Guide to Getting Help

By Martha McLaughlin  Suicide isn’t an easy topic. It’s not a subject that’s brought up at parties, at the dinner table or even between friends. This discussion is usually avoided, so you may feel like you’re the only one having thoughts of suicide. But you’re not alone. In fact, a U.S. study determined that 3.7 … Continue reading Understanding Suicidal Thoughts: A Practical Guide to Getting Help

August 28, 2018

Mental Health and Addiction Treament

Addictive Personalities and Rohypnol Addiction Development

On This Page: What Is an Addictive Personality? How it Contributes to Rohypnol Addiction Treatment While addiction is a disease that the addict has little control over other than to accept treatment, drug abuse and addiction develop due to an individual’s choices. The inability to cope with difficulties and process negative emotions or simply being … Continue reading Addictive Personalities and Rohypnol Addiction Development

April 25, 2018