People in rehab for opioid addiction

5 Surprising Benefits of Rehab for Opioid Addiction

Rehab is often seen as a last resort for those struggling with addiction. However, rehab can offer several surprising benefits beyond overcoming addiction. The best rehab centers offer treatment programs that help individuals learn to heal from trauma, deal with mental health issues that contribute to addiction, and receive crucial group support and guidance. Overcoming…

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Using Family Therapy Program to Help Fight Addiction

Addiction is a family disease. It doesn’t just affect the person who is addicted. It affects everyone in that person’s life. That’s what makes family therapy such an essential part of treatment for addiction. It can help individuals get the support they need while enabling open communication and healing that may never be confronted otherwise.…

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Using Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy to Help Fight Anxiety

Anxiety is a condition that can be very debilitating for those who experience it. It can interfere with work, school, and relationships and make it very difficult to focus on what is in front of you at any given moment. Cognitive-behavioral therapy for anxiety effectively enables individuals to be more mindful of their thoughts and…

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Where to Go to Find a Partial Hospitalization Program in Aurora, CO

Where do you go to find a partial hospitalization program in Aurora, CO? The answer to that question is CeDAR. Our experienced and knowledgeable staff provides cutting-edge, evidence-based therapies in outpatient and inpatient programs. Our partial hospitalization program (PHP) offers a high level of care while allowing you to live at home. A PHP is…

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Addiction Treatment for Healthcare Professionals

Nurses and physicians are at a much higher risk for developing a substance use disorder (SUD) than the general population due to the life-or-death nature of their jobs, the intense pressure, and the demanding schedules. There is also a delay in identifying addiction among healthcare providers, meaning their SUD is often further advanced and of…

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Finding the Best Dual Diagnosis Treatment Near Me

If you suffer from a substance use disorder (SUD) and have a mental health disorder, such as anxiety, depression, or PTSD, the best way to recover from addiction is by accessing professional dual diagnosis treatment. This treatment option is considered the most effective approach to treating co-occurring disorders. CeDAR provides dual diagnosis treatment in Colorado.…

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Does Telehealth for Addiction Treatment Work?

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2019, health providers have learned a great deal about the efficacy of remote provision of mental and medical healthcare. Now that telehealth is covered by most insurance companies, increasing numbers of people can access care. Telehealth addiction treatment is an excellent option for you or someone you…

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What Is Medication-Assisted Treatment?

A significant development in treating some substance use disorders (SUDs) has been discovering that certain medications can help curb cravings. Medication-assisted treatment (MAT) combines therapy and medication to support recovery and avoid relapse. Currently approved for use in alcohol and opioid use disorders, MAT can make a big difference in your recovery. At CeDAR, we…