What happens before I see the doctor?

There is something you have to do first. Something that is not going to be easy. If you want to start Suboxone, you have to quit drugs first. You have to put the heroin or pills down in the first 24 hours. Continue reading “The First 24 Hours”

Psychology may be just what you need for success.

About a week ago, I had the pleasure of speaking with a psychologist and addiction specialist who has decades of experience in the field of clinical, academic and forensic psychology. We discussed various topics, including psychology-based treatment options. I was impressed by the many tools that a clinical psychologist has available to apply in practice. Continue reading “Psychology of Addiction: The Other Side Of Medical Addiction Treatment”