prescription pill abuse epidemic

Prescription Pill Abuse is an Epidemic – Kids Are Taking Medications From Your Cabinets

When many people think about drug abuse and addiction, it’s the traditional street drugs like heroin and cocaine that often come to mind. However, another epidemic has emerged: prescription pill abuse. Although these pills and medications may be helpful when used in the right context, they can be bought and sold, and then used, for…

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Why Modalities and Therapies at Drug Rehab Can Be Instrumental to Recovery

What Are Modalities and Therapies at Drug Rehab? Some common modalities and therapies at drug rehab include group therapy, medically based treatment, psychotherapy/counseling, 12-step programs, educational lectures, individual therapy, family therapy and occupational therapy. Not all modalities or therapies are employed at every addiction treatment center. For example, the medically based treatment modality means that…