Outpatient Drug Care: An Approach To Consider

OUTPATIENT DRUG CARE:  AN APPROACH TO CONSIDER As the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) explains, there are two categories of drug treatment, residential drug treatment and outpatient drug treatment.  While most people are familiar with the care received at residential drug treatment centers, outpatient drug care is an alternate approach to consider. Each type of…

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Ten Questions to Ask When Selecting Inpatient Treatment Center

Selecting Inpatient Treatment Selecting Inpatient Treatment can be confusing and time consuming.   In 2012, the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University published a special report on the state of substance abuse treatment in the U.S. The results, based on five years of study, provided many insights into the extent of the nation’s substance abusers…