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Acute Stress Disorder

Traumatic events wreak havoc on the mind, body, and spirit of the people who witness such events. For some people, the effects of trauma leave

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Kristen Bergman

Rehab: Why You Need More Than 30 Days

When someone makes the decision to enter into rehab, it can be for a number of reasons. It might be at the bequest of a

Kristen Bergman

Inpatient vs. Outpatient Rehab

When faced with a substance use disorder, whether it be you or a loved one, the most difficult question to traverse seems to be the

Kristen Bergman

National Recovery Month 2020

  2020 has brought with it many difficulties. COVID-19 has cast a long shadow over what we consider normalcy, and has been especially hard for

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Kristen Bergman

Signs of a Functioning Drug Addict

The term ‘drug addict’ typically conjures up less-than-pleasant thoughts and ideas. It might bring to mind homelessness, physical illness, criminal proclivities, violence, and poverty. It

Kristen Bergman

Addiction & Incarceration

As of March 2020, there are 2.3 million people incarcerated in America. Many of these inmates experience issues with substance abuse or addiction, with an

Kristen Bergman

LGBTQ & Addiction

Individuals who identify with the LGBTQ community (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Queer, Transgender) often face scrutiny, discrimination, and social stigma in ways that others do not.

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Addiction Resources for Parents

What Parents Should Know about Addiction Raising healthy children in the 21st century presents a myriad of unique challenges to parents. A primary area of