Life Without Opioids
Topics: detoxification, opioids, pain
Topics: detoxification, early recovery, prescription medications
As any case manager knows, making a referral can be a challenge, since many fall by the wayside during transition to another provider, different therapist, etc.
Topics: detoxification, inpatient treatment, opioids, treatment models, types of treatment
The Struggle to Maintain
For many, only age and health issues, or an unanticipated dip in that protective tolerance, were enough to finally motivate them to seek help.
Topics: alcoholism, detoxification, recognizing addiction, signs and symptoms
In the early and middle stages of addiction, addicts may experience mild to moderate withdrawal symptoms without recognizing them.
Topics: detoxification, recognizing addiction, signs and symptoms
Crisis Management Cheat Sheet
This ‘cheat sheet’ is a quick reminder about some very basic principles of relating to a person who happens to be in crisis.
Topics: crisis management, detoxification, early recovery, emotional issues
Alcoholism in the Hospital
The medical professions have been dealing with alcoholism and alcoholics for thousands of years, and this experience has led to some pretty hard and fast views on the subject.
Topics: alcoholism, detoxification, disease, health care, recognizing addiction, signs and symptoms
Rehab Soundbyte: Flight Delay
Topics: addiction and the brain, detoxification, Rehab Soundbytes, signs and symptoms