When you use Spice you can expect effects to peak anywhere from 10 to 45 minutes after consumption. More on the onset, peak, duration, and side effects of Spice here.
What's the average duration of meth withdrawal? Generally, withdrawal from meth lasts from 1 to 2 weeks, up to a month or more (in some extreme cases), What can you expect during this period? Check out the answers in this easy-to-read graphic.
A call to clinicians to re-think how we work with individual family member’s struggles and needs during treatment. Why not drop preconceived expectations to see the person in front of us? Would that help us work with them more effectively? An exploration here.
A research backed synopsis of morphine's effects on the body, brain, organ systems, behavior, and fertility and pregnancy. Learn how morphine affects the organism of long-term, chronic users and what are the potential risks.
For a start, you can help your tramadol addicted friend or loved one by showing readiness to participate in the process of their recovery. More ideas on how to help a tramadol addict, here.
Why are we seeing an increase in additive disorders in the 50+ Baby Boomer generation? What can be done about it? A look into recent trends in addiction, and how they can be resolved. More here.
With 1 in 17 Americans abusing alcohol in the U.S., more than 10% of U.S. children live with a parent with alcohol problems. What is the face of a typical alcohol drinker? Learn in this infographic.
Acute Ritalin detox usually lasts for 3-5 days. But most of the symptoms should resolve within 2-3 weeks after your last use. Get a better picture about Ritalin detox timeline and schedule, here.
What does smoking Spice feel like? You will definitely feel a ‘high’, but at the same time you risk experiencing dangerous and even life-threatening consequences. More about smoking Spice, here.
How can clinicians begin to look at addiction FROM A CLIENT’S PERSPECTIVE? A brief review of 4 strategies - Outcome Specification, Logical Levels, Positive Intent, and Meta Model Questions - that can help the counselor understand the problem from the client’s perspective and identify the most effective treatment approach. More here.
The National Survey on Drug Use and Health reports that about 584.000 people have sought treatment for a cocaine problem within the past year. Check out this infographic to learn who needs and seeks cocaine addiction treatment help in the U.S.