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What Is Pain Management?

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 19, 2022 Updated: August 31, 2022 What is pain management? People who are recovering from surgery, were in an accident, or who suffer from chronic pain often rely on pain medication to allow them to continue their day with minimal…

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What to Look For in a Colorado Counseling Center

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 30, 2022 Updated: August 31, 2022 Whether you are battling a substance use disorder, struggling with a mental health problem, or both, a counseling center is the best place to seek help. Through counseling and other forms of talk therapy,…

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Individual Therapy for Opioid Addiction

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 24, 2022 Updated: July 26, 2022 Opioids are a popular pain medication with a high rate of abuse and addiction due to the euphoric sensations this narcotic produces. Despite the dangers, opioids are still prescribed today for patients with chronic…

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Counseling vs. Therapy

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 22, 2022 Updated: July 26, 2022 For those who need help with their mental health, there are several options available to address everything from depression to substance use disorders. But which type is best for you, and how do you…

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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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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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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…

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Preparing for Neurofeedback Therapy

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 10, 2022 Updated: May 24, 2022 Neurofeedback therapy is a relatively new, non-invasive treatment option for men and women struggling with depression, anxiety, or other mental health disorders. Preparing for neurofeedback therapy can help you understand what to expect from…