Woman sits and ponders the differences of hydrocodone vs oxycodone

Hydrocodone vs Oxycodone: How Are They Different?

Prescription painkillers provide effective relief for millions of Americans every year. But what happens when people fail to take their medication as directed? Even when they follow their doctor’s instructions, they sometimes fall into dependency on opioids. In comparing hydrocodone vs oxycodone, how do these drugs differ in terms of abuse potential? The Dangers of…

Man going through marijuana withdrawal symptoms

3 Surprising Marijuana Withdrawal Symptoms

Just because a drug originates as a natural plant doesn’t make it harmless. Some people don’t consider marijuana a dangerous substance like they do cocaine. While marijuana may not have the same devastating effects as a heroin addiction, users may still suffer marijuana withdrawal symptoms when they stop smoking it. Is Marijuana Addictive? While some…

a woman asks a counselor what is addiction treatment for professionals

What Is Addiction Treatment for Professionals?

Anyone can become a victim of drug abuse and addiction, including professionals in the healthcare industry. Thankfully, programs are available that can help them overcome addiction. However, what is addiction treatment for professionals, and how does it differ from traditional rehab? What Is Addiction Treatment for Professionals? As the name suggests, these programs focus on…

a woman wonders how untreated mental health issues can lead to addiction

How Untreated Mental Health Issues Can Lead to Addiction

There is no denying the strong relationship between mental health challenges and addiction. No matter which problem appears first, they often co-exist in the same individual. This presents a unique situation when it comes to rehabilitation efforts. How can untreated mental health issues can lead to addiction? Furthermore, what can you do about this complicated…

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Providence Treatment Becomes In-Network Treatment Provider for Magellan Healthcare Inc.

Effective August 15, 2018, Providence Treatment is pleased to become an in-network treatment provider for Independence Blue Cross (IBX) and all its sister Blue Cross companies. On July 25, 2018, Providence Treatment executed the in-network participation agreement with Magellan Healthcare, Inc. and its Affiliates, including: the Independence Blue Cross (IBX) Family of Companies Networks the…


Addictions Recovery Group For Professional Women

Addictions Recovery Group for Professional Women Providence Treatment understands that professional women need to address and receive treatment in a safe and supportive environment where others can relate to their challenges in recovery. We are excited to announce our Addictions Recovery Group specifically for professional women. This is a trauma informed, evidence based psychotherapy group…


Sober Living During Holidays

    We are all aware of three major issues to consider in early recovery: 1) isolation, 2) the struggle to sustain positive change in recovery, and 3) accountability to others. When a person completes their inpatient, or “primary treatment” course at a rehab, they are typically given clear recommendations about what to do with…