Percocet has a high habit-forming potential for anyone who uses it continuously over the long therm, or abuses it illegally. Explore the effects of Percocet addiction, here.
You may be familiar with anti-anxiety medications and alternative methods for treating anxiety, BUT do you know about the Open Focus™ technique to treat anxiety? Open Focus™ dissolves anxiety and stress by shifting your focus of attention. Learn more here.
Outpatient alcohol rehab can be completed as an individual form of treatment or can be used as "aftercare", to support inpatient alcohol rehab. Find out typical lengths of stay and what happens during treatment, here.
How can you effectively evaluate your addiction treatment practice? An exclusive Q&A with LIC6 speaker, business consultant, and data analyst, Ashley Hall, here.
Addiction is a complex disease. In this interview, Dr. Howard Wetsman, MD talks about the importance of treating biological and cognitive aspects of addiction. Learn more, here.
Excessive drinking costs the U.S. $249 billion a year in lost work productivity, healthcare, and social expenses. More here on these costs compared to alcoholism treatment. Text and graphics to help you make sense of the stats.
A person can be both physically dependent and psychologically addicted to marijuana at the same time. Check out more information on marijuana dependence here:
The average cost of meth rehab is from $7K for 10 weeks of intensive outpatient treatment up to about $20K for inpatient rehab. Ideas on how to reduce costs here.
Supporting an anxious friend in addiction recovery can be confusing. Here are a few tips on how you can help.
A clear plan to help you support and encourage your husband’s sobriety.
Using hydrocodone for extended periods can lead to some sexual issues. However, the effects of hydrocodone on men’s and women’s sexuality are resolved after the medication is stopped for a while. Learn more here.
Family members ALSO need to get help when an addict loved one receives treatment. Why should the healing process include everyone from the family unit? Get the answer here.