bays feet view while laying on stomach National Alcohol and Other Drug-Related Birth Defects Awareness Week

National Alcohol and Other Drug-Related Birth Defects Awareness Week

Spreading awareness regarding the dangers of using substances during pregnancy is important. According to the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD), too many women use drugs while they’re pregnant. The NCADD launched National Alcohol and Other Drug-Related Birth Defects Awareness Week to spread awareness about this problem. The NCADD wants to help soon-to-be…

Therapist explains medication assisted treatment for opioid addiction to his client

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Addiction

When people seek treatment for opioid addiction, they have many treatments to consider. No matter which programs they choose, they should include treatment with medication. Medication assisted treatment for opioid addiction will help them during and after withdrawal. In order to understand the importance of this program, though, they have to understand how it works.…

Man asking his therapist exactly what is biofeedback therapy

What is Biofeedback Therapy?

Thanks to advancements in technology and a higher understanding of substance abuse and addiction, multiple programs can treat addiction. One example is biofeedback therapy. However, what is biofeedback therapy, and how does it help? The name alone is enough to cause confusion. What Is Biofeedback Therapy? A lot goes into understanding biofeedback therapy. However, the…