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June 30, 2015
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Contingency Theory Of Substance Abuse Treatment

What is the Contingency Theory Of Substance Abuse Treatment? It means helping an addicted individual choose something else that provides equal or greater reward than drug/alcohol use, thus, helping him/her overcome addiction and stay clean. In many cases, in a rehab program … Continue reading

June 29, 2015
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Adderall Detox/Withdrawal Symptoms

Undergoing Adderall detox sometimes means experiencing withdrawal symptoms at a physical level, and potentially at a psychological level (if the addiction affects the individual in that way). Quitting Adderall cold turkey is not recommended due to these symptoms, which are … Continue reading

June 26, 2015
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Inspirational Quote of the Week

Believe in yourself and all that you are. Know that there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacle. For information on addiction treatment programs and rehab services, contact one of our information consultants at 866-910-0417

June 26, 2015
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National Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Day: June 27, 2015!

Information is courtesy of http://www.ptsd.va.gov/ About PTSD Awareness The National Center for PTSD promotes awareness of PTSD and effective treatments throughout the year. Starting in 2010, Congress named June 27th PTSD Awareness Day (S. Res. 455). For the second consecutive … Continue reading

June 25, 2015
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SAMHSA and Facebook Develop ‘Suicide Safe’ App

A brand new app called the Suicide Safe app is designed to give patients vital information, as well as helpful resources, to help reduce patient suicide risk. Working together closely, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and Facebook … Continue reading

June 24, 2015
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Heroin Use Rose Significantly Over The Past Decade: By How Much?

A new report from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) revealed that heroin use has risen greatly over the past decade (11 years to be exact). To get an idea of this rise in heroin use, it … Continue reading

June 23, 2015
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Health and Human Services’ New Initiative In Battling Opioid Abuse Crisis

According to Health and Human Services (HHS), a new initiative is underway to reduce overdose, death, and addiction that primarily stem from opioid drugs such as heroin and prescription painkillers. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), these … Continue reading

June 22, 2015
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Baby Boomers and Substance Abuse Recovery

Baby boomers are known for growing up in the 60’s and 70’s –a time known for a boom in drug use and experimentation. Marijuana, LSD, mushrooms, cocaine, heroin, and other drugs became popular and a normal thing to be surrounded … Continue reading

June 19, 2015
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America’s Top 10 “Addicted States”

Ever wondered what states have the highest rates of addiction? Since the US started experiencing the infamous drug abuse epidemic of the past few decades, especially with the rise of heroin and prescription drug abuse, many cities and communities have witnessed … Continue reading