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Counseling for Alcohol Addiction

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 15, 2022 Updated: July 26, 2022 Alcohol addiction continues to be a major health crisis all across the country, with roughly 40 million men and women struggling with alcohol abuse every year. While there is no cure for addiction, alcohol…

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What to Expect in an Outpatient Alcohol Detox Center

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 8, 2022 Updated: July 26, 2022 For those who are struggling with alcohol addiction, the early days of recovery can be challenging. Some individuals have expectations about outpatient alcohol detox centers that can cause them to avoid seeking treatment and…

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5 Benefits of Outpatient Alcohol Detox

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 1, 2022 Updated: July 25, 2022 Alcohol is a legal substance that kills thousands of men and women every year in the U.S. While there is no cure for alcohol addiction, there are several treatment options that allow people to…

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3 Reasons Why You Should Enter a Heroin Addiction Treatment Program

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 15, 2022 Updated: July 21, 2022 Heroin addiction is a serious mental health disorder affecting millions of men and women in the U.S. annually. It is a fast-acting opioid with a high abuse and addiction rate and creates powerful withdrawal…

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5 Surprising Benefits of a Women’s Rehab

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 13, 2022 Updated: July 21, 2022 There are many different reasons why women turn to drugs or alcohol. Peer and social pressure can push women to drink, as well as relationship issues with men at work and in their personal…

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How to Know if a Family Therapy Program Is Right for You

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 11, 2022 Updated: July 21, 2022 Your family, for better or worse, plays a big role in who you are and how you cope with everyday situations. Families who do not talk with each other openly are more likely to…

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Finding the Right Group Therapy Program in Thornton, CO

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 6, 2022 Updated: July 21, 2022 Group therapy is an important step in the addiction recovery process. It allows men and women to gain a new perspective on the recovery experience from people with different backgrounds and life circumstances. A…

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How Trauma-Informed Care Could Be the Answer

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 4, 2022 Updated: July 21, 2022 Trauma is the result of a single or ongoing event that causes significant stress to the point that it can hinder the emotional development of children and adults. A traumatic event can be anything…

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How Does Outpatient Alcohol Detox Work and Is It Right for You?

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 1, 2022 Updated: July 21, 2022 How does outpatient alcohol detox work? Alcohol detoxing affects each person in different ways. Some people will have stronger cravings and withdrawal symptoms than others and require a more extensive detox experience with 24/7…

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5 Benefits of Medication-Assisted Treatment

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 29, 2022 Updated: May 24, 2022 Many patients who enroll in an addiction treatment program will receive medications to help reduce withdrawal symptoms and cravings. There are many benefits of medication-assisted treatment as it greatly increases a patient’s ability to…