Tag: Drug Addiction

  • What is an Alcohol or Drug Intervention

    An intervention usually takes place when it is believed the situation is so serious that there is nothing else that can be done. The process is usually instigated by family or friends of the person who has an alcohol or drug problem. The nature of an intervention can vary quite a lot, but there are […]

  • Alcohol and Drugs Rehab Drugs List

    Most rehabs will offer to treat addiction to alcohol and a wide range of drugs, as well as possibly other addictions. The website of the rehab should list the names of the drugs that it offers treatment for the addiction to. It is likely that the recovery process in the rehab will focus on the […]

  • Addictions Treated in Alcohol and Drug Rehab

    Rehabs are probably best know for dealing with two types of addiction, people who are addicted to alcohol, alcoholics, and people who are addicted to drugs, either prescribed or not. People who are addicted to both alcohol and drugs are commonly referred to as dual addicted. Some rehabs have broadened their scope of what they […]

  • What is a Drug Rehab ?

    A drug rehab will have treatment programs that should offer help and support if you or someone you know has a dug problem or addiction. Learn more here about the different types of help available. Often people looking for a drug rehab will be slightly confused by the terminology and language of a rehab or […]

  • Is teen drug abuse dangerous ?

    The question of ‘is teen drug abuse dangerous’ should be answered with a pretty emphatic yes, but also needs to be slightly more fully explored this as there can sometimes be a broader question involving alcohol or possibly some other type of substance abuse. Anyone charged with looking after a teenager or adolescent is likely […]

  • Story of Hope ……

    ‘When West Salem senior Rayeann Jones is upset, she exercises. She hikes and, when she can’t hike, she goes to the gym. As a child, she played soccer. She said on the field she could clear her mind and block out her life, her family, and her feelings of isolation. Playing soccer, she was part […]

  • Cocaine Addiction

    Anyone who is looking for help for someone with a cocaine addiction, either for themselves or for someone they know is likely to investigate the process of residential treatment in a rehab, given that this is a fairly standard route for drug addiction recovery. People are quite often confused by the process of treatment, and […]

  • Drug Addiction

    Drug addiction can be one of the most painful and horrific experiences that any individual and/or their families can go through. There are a number of treatment options available, although the effectiveness and availability can differ hugely depending upon where the individual lives or how willing they are to access treatment. Most people when thinking […]

  • Alcoholism not as scary as Drug Addiction ?

    Drug addiction in Shillong and different parts of the state among young men is a growing problem that could mirror Manipur of the 90s, or worse the Punjab of the present day. Shillong, the capital of the north-east Indian state of Meghalaya, for a city of its size, punches above its weight in ways other […]