A Circle of Coordinated Care is a Growing Standard in Recovery

A Circle of Coordinated Care is a Growing Standard in Recovery Addiction Requires a Collective Solution Addiction not only destroys the individual, it devastates families, disrupts the workplace, damages communities, and continues to erode society. Substance use disorder affects us all. The problem of addiction requires a collective solution. AContinue reading “A Circle of Coordinated Care is a Growing Standard in Recovery”

Crisis Counseling, Not Therapy, Is What’s Needed in the Wake of COVID-19

Crisis Counseling, Not Therapy, Is What’s Needed in the Wake of COVID-19 A Look at the Five Key Concepts of Crisis Counseling Dr. Lloyd Sederer Lloyd Sederer, MD Advisory Board Chair Ensuring safety and promoting return to functioning, as well as being informed about immediately available resources, are the centralContinue reading “Crisis Counseling, Not Therapy, Is What’s Needed in the Wake of COVID-19”

Partial Hospitalization, Day Treatment – What is the Difference?

Partial Hospitalization, Day Treatment – What is the Difference? If you or a loved one is in need of substance abuse treatment, it’s important to know about partial hospitalization (PHP) and day treatment. These programs represent a compromise between outpatient treatment and inpatient rehab. What you can expect from aContinue reading “Partial Hospitalization, Day Treatment – What is the Difference?”

Detox from Drugs and Alcohol at an Inpatient or Residential Treatment Center

Detox from Drugs and Alcohol at an Inpatient or Residential Treatment Center what to expect Residential treatment allows a separation from environmental triggers, temptations to use drugs or alcohol, and daily stressors that can prevent and hinder recovery. Many addiction providers will perform a free, confidential assessment over the phoneContinue reading “Detox from Drugs and Alcohol at an Inpatient or Residential Treatment Center”

Treating Addiction is a Medical Emergency

Treating Addiction is a Medical Emergency Drug addiction is a life-threatening condition that should be treated as a medical emergency. Finding the right program when the addict is willing to go can be challenging. Our goal is to empower you to make an informed decision about how to proceed withContinue reading “Treating Addiction is a Medical Emergency”