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Staging an Intervention the Right Way

12/02/19: Addiction

Does the term intervention bring about a sudden nauseating wave of anxiety? Do you inwardly cringe at the image of gathering in a circle and “ambushing” the addict in your…

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What is Fentanyl?

11/27/19: Drug Addiction

Fentanyl is a drug that is 50 to 100 times more potent than synthetic opioids such as morphine. Opioids communicate with opioid receptors in the brain to produce a wide…

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Why Does A Relapse Happen?

11/22/19: Relapse Prevention

Going into rehab for drugs and alcohol addiction is a very difficult chapter for a person who has been abusing these substances. It takes a lot of hard work and…

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How PTSD Can Cause Substance Abuse

11/17/19: Addiction Recovery

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is an extremely emotionally, mentally, and even physically debilitating disease that can have a profound impact on an individual’s life, and that of their family…

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Relationship Between Stress & Addiction

11/17/19: Addiction \ Addiction Recovery \ Arizona Opioid Epidemic


Everyone has experienced stress at least once in their life. In fact, most people have dealt with extreme stress, sometimes over long periods of time. Stress is a completely normal…

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Family History and Addiction

11/08/19: Addiction \ Addiction Recovery

Whether or not a person develops an addiction is based on an endless variety or combination of factors. Each individual experiences life in an entirely unique way, making it impossible…

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Opioid Addiction and How It Happens

11/01/19: Drug Addiction

Opioid abuse has exploded over the past decade, leading to one of the worst drug crises the United States has ever seen. And it’s no wonder that opioids are the…

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Addictions vs Habits and Why They Form

10/19/19: Addiction

Addiction cannot be blamed on things like choice and moral failings. Yes, it begins because of a choice someone makes, but following that, addiction is a mental and physical illness…

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Who is Dr. Herbert Kleber?

10/09/19: Addiction Recovery

Dr. Herbert Kleber is one of the big names in psychiatry, especially in regard to drug addiction recovery and treatment. He is responsible for revolutionizing the way we view addiction…

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Video Game Addiction

10/04/19: Addiction

Video gaming has exploded in popularity over the last decade as technology has grown exponentially, and the hobby has become accessible to millions of people all across the world. Most…

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