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10 Tips To Help Relieve Depression Symptoms

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 12, 2024 Updated: January 17, 2024 Depression can cause intense feelings of sadness and hopelessness, ultimately affecting your daily life and overall well-being. Symptoms of depression can differ from person to person, and it may seem like there’s no end…

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5 Trauma Therapy Activities

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 1, 2024 Updated: January 17, 2024 Traumatic experiences can have a long-lasting impact on our lives. From emotional scars to physical symptoms, dealing with trauma can be challenging even years after it happened. Trauma therapy can help individuals overcome these…

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3 Benefits of Pain Management

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 15, 2023 Updated: September 1, 2023 The journeys and experiences that can contribute to substance use disorder (SUD) are unique to each individual. A family history of addiction, a traumatic event, or chronic pain can all play a role in…

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What Is Medication-Assisted Treatment?

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Author Cortland Mathers-Suter, MSSA Cortland Mathers-Suter, MSSA read more Published: September 1, 2023 Updated: September 1, 2023  If you’re looking into addiction treatment options, it’s likely that you’ve come across the term “medication-assisted treatment.” What is medication-assisted treatment? This is an…

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Where to Get Help for Opiate Addiction in Thornton

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 29, 2023 Updated: August 7, 2023 Addiction to opiates has become an epidemic all over the country, and Colorado is not immune to this crisis. Individuals, families, and communities across the state are struggling with the dangerous effects of opiate…

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Finding Help for Opioid Addiction in Colorado

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 22, 2023 Updated: August 7, 2023 Opioid addiction has reached epidemic levels in the United States, and Colorado is no exception. With the rise in opioid abuse, addiction, and overdose fatalities has come a need for more effective treatment options.…

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3 Treatment Goals for Depression

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 15, 2023 Updated: August 7, 2023 Depression and addiction often go hand in hand, with each condition serving to exacerbate the other. This can lead to a vicious cycle of substance abuse and negative moods, making it difficult to break…

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Using Individual Therapy for Addiction

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 8, 2023 Updated: August 7, 2023 Addiction has a way of taking over your life, leaving you with feelings of hopelessness, helplessness, and despair. That’s why addiction treatment is essential for recovery. Individuals in recovery need support to overcome their…

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5 Fun Ideas for Group Therapy

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 1, 2023 Updated: August 7, 2023 Addiction is a battle that cannot be fought alone. Group therapy is an evidence-based tool that can be immensely beneficial for people in addiction recovery. Because of its collaborative nature, it can be especially…

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Opioids vs. Opiates

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 20, 2023 Updated: August 7, 2023 What are the differences between opioids vs. opiates? Essentially, both opioids and opiates are substances derived from the poppy plant. The difference lies in their chemical components: opioids have an additional synthetic compound that…

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