Woman With Mental Health Condition in the Recovery Process

The Impact of Mental Health In Addiction Recovery

Many people with substance use disorders also struggle with mental health disorders. Treating both during addiction treatment is critical to ensuring long-term addiction recovery. This is done through dual diagnosis treatment, a specialized program that addresses both substance use disorders and mental health conditions. It works to meet the needs of both aspects of a…

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What Is Dialectical Behavior Therapy?

Dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) techniques are one of several types of treatment available to help with drug and alcohol addiction treatment as well as some mental health disorders. DBT allows a person to start to control more of their thoughts and the resulting actions. DBT therapy is one of the services offered at Colorado Medication…

Woman Attending Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy

What Is Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy?

Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) is one of the evidence-based treatments commonly used to treat drug and alcohol addiction. It’s used because it is very effective and can help provide individuals with the tools they need to change their thinking and behaviors. So, what is cognitive-behavioral therapy? At Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery, we use CBT to help…

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How Medication-Assisted Treatment Works for Alcohol Addiction

Substance abuse treatment needs to address your unique needs. For many people with alcohol addiction, a component of that therapy is medication-assisted treatment (MAT). This is a method of helping your body to overcome the addiction withdrawal and cravings you feel so you can focus on the mental health challenges present. At Colorado Medication Assisted…

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What You Learn During Alcohol Addiction Treatment

Alcoholism can take so much from you and your future. Yet, in alcohol addiction treatment, you learn how to embrace life and heal again. If you are unsure if you need a recovery program like this or you’re unsure how it can help you, make the call. Learn about how our Colorado recovery center is…

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Benefits of Telehealth Treatment

Could online therapy really help you stop using drugs and alcohol? The benefits of telehealth therapy have become more obvious than ever as more people stay home and work on themselves. Telehealth treatment, done properly in the right setting, may allow you to see a significant improvement in your health and overall wellbeing. Yet, you…

Woman Attend Women's Treatment Program

Could You Benefit from Gender-Specific Treatment?

Making the decision to get addiction help is an exceptional one, an experience that will change your future if you commit to it. A gender-specific treatment program may be one of the best options for you. At Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery, we offer a men’s rehab program and a women’s rehab program, both of which…

Man Receiving Counseling

Which Type of Counseling Is Best for Recovery?

Drug and alcohol addiction takes a toll on your mind and body. Mental health disorders complicate matters, as well. For those who are ready to embrace treatment, it may be helpful to know a range of counseling types are available. That includes things like cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), and medication-assisted treatment (MAT).…