EMDR Therapy uses eye movements to directly affect the way the brain processes information and commits it to memory. How can EMDR be used to address substance use disorders? Learn more about EMDR and its application for addiction treatment here.
A brief look at the common “substitution” addictions that pop up in addiction recovery. Learn what they are and what you can do to prevent them.
An exploration of some of the most effective alternatives to A.A. here, with a section at the end for your questions.
Methadone rehab costs about $20K for a 28-day inpatient program and $3.5K for an outpatient program. Ideas on financing rehab + average cost breakdowns here.
Learn more about the average duration of amphetamine addiction treatment programs, whether you should choose short term or long term rehab, and what are the general timeline of amphetamine recovery. More here.
In this article, we discuss eight ways that an Addictions Counselor can build trust with a client using NLP strategies.
Can substance abuse be prevented? We explore possible approaches for people in the LGBT community here.
Addiction Interventionists! Are you inadvertently breaking confidentiality by posting online? Some suggestions for making sure you post to social media in a responsible way here.
How do experts decide between inpatient or outpatient treatment programs? There are some crucial things everyone should know about rehab. Here, we share 7 tips to help you best prepare for success!
A look at the clinical definitions of “substance abuse” and “addiction” with signs of each. Plus, a section on the myths and truths related to using drugs. A basic primer for curious readers here.