November 25, 2021

How To Improve Your Relapse Prevention Plan

Today, the consensus among most mental health professionals is that relapses are often just part of recovery from substance use disorder (SUD). According to the National […]
November 18, 2021

Why Is It So Hard to Quit Nicotine?

Though it might seem odd to discuss tobacco in the same vein as cocaine or heroin, tobacco is, a dangerous and addictive substance. Of course, when […]
November 4, 2021

Does Person-Centered Therapy Work for SUD Recovery?

While cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) is the most widely used psychotherapy approach in substance use disorder (SUD) treatment, there are alternatives a therapist may prefer to use […]
November 2, 2021

9 Reasons SUD Patients Fail to Make a Full Recovery

Today, the word “cure” is rarely used in mental health treatment circles, as it implies that patients with conditions like substance use disorder (SUD) can revert […]
October 7, 2021

Is Opioid Replacement Therapy Safe?

Opioid replacement therapy (ORT), also known as opioid substitution, opioid maintenance, opioid-assisted treatment, and other similar terms, is the process of substituting a more dangerous opioid […]
September 14, 2021

4 Reasons Why You Should Continue Counseling and Therapy After Rehab

While completing rehab is a major life milestone, your recovery journey has only just begun. For many people recovering from substance use disorder (SUD), maintaining sobriety […]
September 9, 2021

Should You Invest in Nutrition After Rehab?

For most people with substance use disorder (SUD), rehab programs are only the beginning of their recovery journey. Good outcomes in drug and alcohol rehabilitation are […]
September 6, 2021

How to Get Naloxone in Texas

Naloxone, or Narcan, is an opioid antagonist medication that can quickly reverse an opioid overdose. It attaches to opioid receptors in the brain, blocking the effects […]
August 26, 2021
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The Importance of Rebuilding Confidence During Recovery

People recovering from substance use disorder (SUD) often experience problems with their self-esteem. While this may not seem like such a big deal to an outside […]