Treatment for Trauma, Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Addiction

Treatment for Trauma, Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Addiction

Most people who suffer through traumatic events do not recognize the real effects that those experiences will have later in life. In many substance abuse cases, patients uncover those effects through counseling and begin to understand the role that their past trauma plays in their current situations. Effective treatment for substance abuse often hinges on […]

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Lack of Dual Diagnosis Care and Addiction Treatment Is Worsening the U.S. Opioid Crisis

Lack of Dual Diagnosis Care and Addiction Treatment Is Worsening the U.S. Opioid Crisis

Substance abuse is a widespread issue affecting all demographics in the United States, and some of the most serious cases aren’t receiving appropriate treatment. “Dual diagnosis” refers to a substance abuse problem existing in tandem with a mental health disorder. More than half of all substance abuse cases involve dual diagnosis patients. Dual diagnosis addiction […]

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Heroin and Fentanyl Are Everywhere in Massachusetts in 2017

Heroin and Fentanyl Are Everywhere in Massachusetts in 2017

Many families in Massachusetts have felt the disastrous effects of the ongoing opioid crisis facing the nation. While every state has unique drug abuse issues, the problems facing Massachusetts seem to be getting worse, not better. Widespread drug dealing, easy access to heroin and a rash of fentanyl-laced heroin seizures have perpetuated the drug overdose […]

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The State of Drug and Alcohol Abuse and Treatment in Pennsylvania in 2017

The State of Drug and Alcohol Abuse and Treatment in Pennsylvania in 2017

Over the last two decades, the United States has experienced a widespread drug epidemic spanning all regions and all walks of life. Every state has unique considerations when it comes to drug abuse, and Pennsylvania displays several worrisome trends. Maryland Recovery provides substance abuse recovery services and counseling to patients from all over the United […]

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How Do I Stop Using Drugs Naturally?

How Do I Stop Using Drugs Naturally?

Natural methods for escaping drug addiction exist, and essentially act as an alternative to traditional rehabilitation. For those with an ample desire to beat addiction and the right tools, self-guided recovery is possible. However, attempting to stop using drugs without any form of professional help can be extremely difficult. Do not attempt addiction recovery on […]

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