How is Cocaine Addiction Treated
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How is Cocaine Addiction Treated?

How is Cocaine Addiction Treated? Cocaine abuse and addiction has declined dramatically since its 1980s heydays.  Back then, regular fodder about celebrity cocaine addiction was common; including the graphic accounts of nasal tissue and cartilage…
Opiate Dependency
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Opiate Dependency

Treating Opiate Dependency No matter how badly someone wants to quit using opiates, getting free from opiate dependence will take much more than willpower alone.  As the drug epidemic in the U.S. continues to ratchet up, addiction programs…
What is Dual Diagnosis Treatment
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What is Dual Diagnosis Treatment?

What is Dual Diagnosis Treatment? Imagine the difficulty of living with not only a substance use disorder, but suffering with a mental health disorder at the same time.  Just one or the other is a difficult cross to bear, but put them together…
EMDR Substance Abuse
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EMDR Substance Abuse

Utilizing EMDR For Substance Abuse and PTSD Treatment While there is widespread agreement that addiction is a chronic relapsing disease, the factors that underpin the addiction are so varied that it is difficult to understand why the disease…
Rehab Private Rooms
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Rehab Private Rooms

The Benefits of Rehab With Private Rooms Most people who are ready to seek help for a drug or alcohol addiction are in a pretty bad way.  At this point, amid a mountain of negative consequences that resulted from the substance use disorder,…
Luxury Rehabs That Accept Insurance
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Luxury Rehabs That Accept Insurance

Luxury Rehabs That Accept Insurance Rehabs come in all shapes and sizes, offering a wide range of treatment philosophies, services, amenities, and facility features to select from when the time comes for treatment.  Although even a bare-bones…
Executive Rehab Centers
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Executive Rehab Centers

Executive Rehab Centers for Drug and Alcohol Addiction Even though someone may be quite successful in his or her business or career does not necessarily mean these professionals are exempt from developing a substance use disorder.  When it…
Rehabs that Accept Couples
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Rehabs that Accept Couples

3 Reasons Why Rehabs that Accept Couples Benefit Recovery Sometimes there really can be too much of a good thing.  What may have started out as innocent partying during the early heady days of a budding romance has, over time, evolved into…
chronic pain and opiate addiction
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Chronic Pain and Opiate Addiction

Treating Chronic Pain and Opiate Addiction Back in the late 1990s OxyContin (oxycodone) burst on the pharma scene as a wonder pain reliever for treating chronic pain.  Over the next few years, dosages incrementally went from 10 mg pills to…
PTSD and Addiction
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PTSD and Addiction

The Link Between PTSD and Addiction The deep-seated emotional effects of having experienced a life-altering trauma will often result in the use of coping techniques to help soothe the pain.  Those who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder…