How to Stay Sober After Recovering From Fentanyl Addiction

How to Stay Sober After Recovering From Fentanyl Addiction

Staying sober after you have recovered from a fentanyl addiction requires effective care, a sensible lifestyle plan, and an effective safety net. The opioid epidemic has devastated the United States for many years. Only in recent times are we getting better at learning how to treat opioid abuse and better assist those in recovery with…

Signs of Cocaine Relapse

Signs of Cocaine Relapse

There is a misconception that cocaine is more difficult to treat than other addictions. Some believe this is because of the preconceived notion that those who struggle with cocaine use disorders are more likely to maintain a so-called “functional” addiction. Others believe it is because situations in which people use cocaine may appear more socially…

Individual Therapy in Treating Opioid Addiction

Individual Therapy in Treating Opioid Addiction

Opioid addiction can negatively affect nearly every aspect of a person’s life. It can affect their relationships, their physical health, and especially their mental health. Overcoming an addiction, especially an opioid addiction, requires a person to treat each of these areas. One of the best ways to treat one’s mental health is through individual therapy….

5 Things to Know Before Detoxing From Meth

5 Things to Know Before Detoxing From Meth

Methamphetamine, more commonly known as meth, is an extremely addictive stimulant that affects one’s central nervous system. Detoxing from meth can be a long and hard journey, especially because of the nature of the substance. Meth can be consumed by smoking, swallowing a pill, snorting, or injecting. Those who are addicted to meth often use…

Benefits of Family Therapy in Treating Heroin Addiction

Benefits of Family Therapy in Treating Heroin Addiction

There are many reasons to consider the benefits of family therapy in treating heroin addiction. Having a safety net plays an important role in relapse prevention and helps those in recovery maintain sobriety. Knoxville Recovery Center’s drug rehab in Tennessee has a family therapy program designed to help families better understand reasons people develop a…

Benefits of Music Therapy in Treating Meth Addiction

Benefits of Music Therapy in Treating Meth Addiction

Addiction can be hard to overcome, especially to harder substances like methamphetamines. However, there are a vast array of options available to addicts when it comes to treatment, including music therapy.  Meth is a highly addictive stimulant that is often very difficult to quit without outside help and support. By engaging in therapy of all…

Benefits of Adventure Therapy in Treating Cocaine Addiction

Benefits of Adventure Therapy in Treating Cocaine Addiction

According to the most recent National Survey on Drug Use and Health, there were an estimated 1.5 million cocaine users in the United States; many of these users are likely addicted to the substance. Fortunately, there are several treatments and strategies an individual can use to treat addiction, including adventure therapy. Although it may seem…