Recognizing that you may have a problem with substance abuse is both completely unnerving yet utterly powerful. Upon coming to this realization, you may feel scared at the thought of needing to change your familiar lifestyle. However, you could also feel an intense motivation to do next to anything in order to free yourself from […]
Deciding to get treatment for your addiction is something to be extremely proud of. That decision is so difficult, but know that in choosing to get help, you have also decided to truly care for yourself. Big changes are coming your way, and this is a very good, exciting time in your life. However, much
Being able to obtain medication for various medical conditions usually requires some kind of medical diagnosis. This process can be extremely beneficial in many situations and circumstances. Although oftentimes when we think of the process for seeking out any sort of professional help for our mental health, we assume this also means having a diagnosed
Addiction and/or mental health treatment can be a crucial first step towards building a life in recovery. You learn coping skills, methods to avoid a relapse or regressions, and other essential tools you can use to prevent slipping back into harmful behaviors. Treatment facilities provide an excellent environment for you to learn about your recovery,
Completing a treatment program is a major accomplishment worth celebrating. However, assuming treatment can fix your problem vastly underestimates what you’re going through. It can take some time to get back to where you were before your addiction or mental health problem and completely transform your life, which is why life after treatment is important.
Psychedelic-assisted treatment is a technique that involves the use of psychedelic substances to aid the therapeutic process. Research on psychedelics flourished during the 1950s and 1960s until such substances were made illegal in the United States. While psychedelic drugs such as LSD and psilocybin are still federally illegal in the U.S., they are known to