A review of BEST PRACTICES in addiction treatment…specific to BENZOS. What’s needed? What can you expect? More insight here.
Benzodiazepine use is most prevalent among women (nearly twice as prevalent as men) and increases with age. What are some other demographic characteristics of benzo users? Discover in this infographic.
Have you been using benzodiazepines for more than two weeks as recommended? Individuals who’ve been on benzos for months or years, will probably require an inpatient treatment. How many people in the U.S. need benzo addiction treatment? Find the answers in this infographic.
Benzos are responsible for a range of psychological, cognitive and emotional problems. What are the behavioral and spiritual implications of benzodiazepines? Find out here.
Benzodiazepine withdrawal can be debilitating. How can you support yourself during detox? Five (5) facts and considerations here. With a section at the end for your questions and comments.
In this exclusive Q&A, we speak to Dr. Jennifer Leigh, Ph.D. about benzodiazepine medication(s) withdrawal. What kinds of protocols are best practice? Why do we get hooked in the first place? More here.
Read here for details on signs and symptoms of Valium dependence…and ways to address it. A full look a Valium drug dependence!
Looking for info on Xanax dependence? Check out our A-Z outline on the nature of dependence, how it is different from addiction, as well as ways to address it.
Detox is the first step to living a life free of Ativan. Here, we review the methods and protocols of medical Ativan detoxification. Then, we invite your questions and comments at the end.
Ativan addiction usually starts by a doctor’s prescription, but is more likely to occur in individuals who abuse the medication recreationally. More on Ativan addiction causes, signs, and treatment, here.