Family Therapy

The Dangers of Alcohol Withdrawal without Supervision

Alcohol is one of the most widely-abused substances among Americans, and a large part of this is because alcohol plays an integral role in celebrations and social norms. People mistakenly believe alcohol is not that dangerous just because it is legal. According to the ...

2019-11-22T19:10:58+00:00August 24th, 2019|

Overdose from Heroin Laced with Fentanyl

The recent rise in heroin and opioid related overdoses is largely blamed on the drug itself. While this seems like a reasonable conclusion for many, others have become aware of a new drug to hit the streets and realize that it’s the newcomer that ...

2019-11-22T19:10:34+00:00August 8th, 2019|

Adderall Abuse and Long Term Effects

Adderall has found its way into society as a primary treatment for Attention Deficit Disorder/Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, also known as ADD/ADHD. When this drug is used as prescribed for effective treatment, there is little chance for serious side effects to occur. However, taking ...

2019-11-22T19:10:11+00:00July 16th, 2019|

There Is More to Substance Abuse Recovery Than Abstinence

Attitudes about people amid substance abuse recovery have changed over time. It used to be thought that having a substance addiction should be seen as shameful or even disgraceful. People used to think that it was simple for people to just stop using – ...

2019-11-22T19:08:21+00:00June 16th, 2019|