Behavior Modification: How well Does this Therapeutic approach work for those seeking addiction recovery?

2018-03-15T04:06:02+00:00March 20th, 2018|Recovery|

Formerly known as behavior analysis, behavior modification is a kind of psychotherapy that can be used during addiction recovery. It compliments other therapies because it addresses certain aspects of addiction that other therapies don’t. Also known as behavior therapy, it helps to reduce or get rid of negative behaviors through conditioning techniques that help a person make positive changes. The behavior of abusing substances is often based on a coping mechanism. We feel anxious or [...]


How Bipolar ii Disorder is Connected with Drug and Alcohol Abuse

2019-07-01T18:09:19+00:00March 15th, 2018|Addiction Information|

Bipolar disorder is a brain disorder that causes a person’s mind to shift. This affects your mood and energy levels. It becomes challenging to carry out daily responsibilities and causes problems with relationships of every nature. Also known as manic-depressive illness, it is known to be a genetic disease. Moods can be highly elevated where you’ll feel incredibly alive and full of energy. These are known as manic episodes. It will eventually turn into a [...]


How Likely is Abuse of Desoxyn and Why?

2019-08-11T17:20:30+00:00March 10th, 2018|Addiction Information|

Desoxyn is a stimulant prescription medicine that affects the central nervous system. The drug is methamphetamine hydrochloride which we also know by street names of meth, crystal, and ice. Its main function is to treat Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). It aids to increase attention while decreasing common symptoms of ADHD which include impulsiveness and hyperactivity. Meth is well-known to be highly abused and addictive. Desoxyn is legal and manufactured specifically for ADHD. There is a [...]


How People in Colorado Can Benefit from Attending Narcotics Anonymous (NA) Meetings

2019-05-06T17:52:01+00:00March 5th, 2018|Recovery|

NA meetings in Colorado are readily available for those who need it. The state of Colorado has experienced many issues with substance abuse. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMSHA) conducts studies on drug abuse in all states. What they found is that Colorado is at the top of the list for the most people consuming four different types of drugs recreationally. A high number of Colorado residents are using opioid painkillers, marijuana, alcohol, [...]