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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: December 14, 2022 Updated: January 4, 2023 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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Find Out What Pain Management Treatment Is and if It’s Right for You

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 12, 2022 Updated: November 21, 2022 Chronic pain can be an underlying factor in what leads to drug or alcohol addiction. This pain may be the result of an accident, injury, or illness. Often, opioids are prescribed to provide pain…

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What Does Trauma-Informed Mean and Is It for You?

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 7, 2022 Updated: November 21, 2022 When it comes to addiction treatment, what does “trauma-informed” mean? Trauma-informed care is an approach that acknowledges the impact of trauma on individuals struggling with addiction and mental health issues. It takes into consideration…

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Finding an Outpatient Treatment Program near Henderson, CO

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 2, 2022 Updated: November 22, 2022 Henderson, CO has seen a rise in the need for addiction treatment. With the prevalence of opioid and other drug use at an all-time high, it is more important than ever to make sure…

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Treating Pain in Patients with Addiction

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 30, 2022 Updated: October 25, 2022 Treating pain and addiction requires a multi-pronged approach using medication and various types of behavioral and holistic therapy. Each person feels and reacts to pain differently. For people suffering from chronic pain, taking opioid…

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3 Signs Your Loved One Is Addicted to Heroin

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 25, 2022 Updated: October 25, 2022 Knowing what heroin addiction signs to look for is important to know if you suspect a friend or family member is abusing this dangerous and illegal substance. Heroin can cause a serious addiction that…

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What Makes Our Colorado Treatment Center Different

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 21, 2022 Updated: November 21, 2022 Just like every person has a different set of challenges with addiction, every addiction center has unique treatment programs. Depending on the kind of substance addiction you are struggling with, one addiction center may…

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What Are the 6 Trauma-Informed Care Principles?

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 20, 2022 Updated: October 25, 2022 A traumatic event can cause overwhelming emotions that can be difficult to process alone. It can lead to PTSD, depression, substance abuse, and other problems that can significantly reduce a person’s quality of life.…

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Consequences of Using Opioids to Control Chronic Pain

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 15, 2022 Updated: November 21, 2022 Living with chronic pain is challenging. You may believe that your pain will stay with you for the rest of your life. As a result, you may turn to opioids or opiates to control…

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Finding the Best Treatment for Depression

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 15, 2022 Updated: October 25, 2022 Colorado is slightly above the national average for the number of adults who are experiencing depression. To treat the symptoms of depression and any corresponding addiction, men and women can find support through several…

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