Contingency management techniques

What Will I Learn in Contingency Management Therapy?

Addiction is a dangerous mental health disorder that affects more than 40 million men and women each year. There is no cure for addiction, However, there are several behavioral therapies that are proven to be effective in treating addiction and helping men and women live sober lives. Contingency management techniques use a rewards-based system to…

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What are Opioids?

The opioid epidemic continues to dominate headlines and public health debates. In fact, more people in the United States now die from opioid overdoses than from car accidents.This class of drugs includes both prescriptions and illegal substances, but what are opioids exactly? Medical experts define opioids as drugs that interact with the body’s nervous system in…