The Brain and Addiction
Did you know that addiction is a disease? And, drugs whether they are opioids, alcohol, nicotine or other substances, alter the brain.
Common Substances of Use & Abuse
Get more educated on prescription opioids, alcohol, tobacco/nicotine, marijuana, and illicit drugs such as cocaine and meth.
Signs & Symptoms of Dependence Versus Addiction
Learn about the difference between dependence and addiction, how to recognize signs and symptoms, how to proactively take preventive action, and how to follow up for treatment and care.
Medical and Recreational Use Marijuana
Get educated on marijuana, what we know and don't know about this substance and its current uses as an alternative to opioids and other pain management therapies.
Evidence-Based Treatment of Opioid, Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Substance Dependence
Recovery is well possible. Learn about the FDA-recommended treatment options for opioid, alcohol, and other substance dependencies and addictions.