A look at some recent research into the connection between autism and addiction. Plus, a look into sensory-based treatments that might just help our clients in suprising and wonderful ways.
A detailed review of crystal methamphetamine addiction, what causes it, and ways to address it. More here.
A how to guide for discussing substance use disorders and going to rehab with your boss. Signs of a problem…plus tips on how to have The Big Talk. More here.
It is not an easy task to discuss a sensitive subject such as addiction with your boss. How do you start the conversation? Read here how you can safely present the news about your drug addiction problem to your employer.
Do you have a video game problem? Here, we look at how gaming disorder is diagnosed as per the new guidelines published by the World Health Organization. More on how to identify gaming addiction in this guest blog article from clinical therapist, Obi Unaka.
A brief but comprehensive look at what we know about genetic predisposition for addiction. Plus, four (4) ways anyone can avoid drug or alcohol problems – even if it’s in your genes!
A look at the applications, requirements, and best practices of telehealth in the treatment of chemical addictions.
Is it possible to help your boyfriend quit drugs? You cannot force anyone to change. Here are 7 things to keep in mind when the man you love is addicted to drugs and needs help.
Does sex addiction fit into the disease model? Yes. An honest look into the question from practitioners, Dr. Douglas Weisee, Ph.D. More on how you can recognize and address sex addiction here.
What types of interventions currently exist for drug and alcohol problems? A look into the theories and models used today…with a section for your questions at the end.