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How Can Medication-Assisted Treatment Help You?

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 25, 2020 Updated: March 4, 2021 Detox can be the most challenging stage of recovery to complete. During detox, you may experience mild to severe withdrawal symptoms, as well as cravings that make detox tough to get through. Medication-assisted treatment…

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What Is a Harm-Reduction Approach to Recovery?

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 20, 2020 Updated: March 4, 2021 The harm-reduction approach to therapy is a set of eight principles that center around meeting people where they are and slowly bringing them along to recovery. Treatment specialists recognize that not everyone is ready…

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How to Balance Outpatient Treatment

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 15, 2020 Updated: March 4, 2021 One of the benefits of an outpatient treatment program is that it gives you the flexibility you need to work on your recovery without neglecting your responsibilities at home, work, or school. You can work your…

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Signs You Need Dual Diagnosis Treatment

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 10, 2020 Updated: March 3, 2021 If you are struggling with addiction and dealing with a mental disorder at the same time, you have co-occurring disorders. Both conditions can have distinct symptoms, making it almost impossible for you to function…

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Top Naloxone Benefits for Opioid Addiction

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 5, 2020 Updated: March 3, 2021 Naloxone is an opioid addiction treatment medication that rapidly reverses the effects of an opioid overdose. One of the top naloxone benefits for opioid addiction is that it binds to opioid receptors in the…

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6 Benefits Of An Outpatient Treatment Program

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 1, 2020 Updated: March 4, 2021 Outpatient treatment programs are an excellent alternative to residential treatment. Also, outpatient therapy can help you return home after inpatient treatment. Therefore, it’s worth considering an outpatient treatment program. To learn more, reach out…

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Do You Need Family Therapy During the Holidays?

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 15, 2020 Updated: March 4, 2021 While a family can be a happy union, sometimes things may not work well. Some issues can strain the relationship between spouses, children, and parents. It is essential to interact with your loved ones…

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Dealing With Depression During the Winter Months

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 10, 2020 Updated: March 4, 2021 If you struggle with depression during winter, you can use some self-care strategies to deal with the situation. If you’re unsure about where to start or what steps you can take to cope with…

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Why Telehealth Treatment Can Work for You

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 6, 2020 Updated: March 3, 2021 Getting the right treatment for substance use disorders can enhance your long-term recovery. Many people fail to find professional help, citing embarrassment and shame. Unfortunately, continued addiction can result in life-threatening consequences. According to…

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Do You Need an Oxycontin Treatment Program?

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 1, 2020 Updated: March 4, 2021 Oxycontin is a common gateway drug to heroin. Whether you buy the medication legally or illegally, if dependency develops, seek professional help from an Oxycontin addiction treatment program. Skilled experts, such as the Colorado…