Woman struggles through the marijuana withdrawal timeline

The Marijuana Withdrawal Timeline

Marijuana is one of the most commonly abused substances in the United States. While marijuana is predominately viewed as a recreational drug, it can be addictive. The widespread availability of marijuana combined with its affordability makes it one of the most widely abused illicit substances. Although marijuana addiction does not result in withdrawal as severe…

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Relapse Prevention Plan Examples

When you or a loved one is receiving treatment for a substance abuse issue, a proper relapse prevention plan can greatly improve your treatment outcome and strengthen your recovery. While not everybody experiences this during recovery, a successful relapse prevention plan is a valuable tool during treatment and recovery. Likewise, after successfully detoxing and engaging…

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What is PHP?

When researching substance abuse treatment options, you may become overwhelmed at the number of services that are available. Treatment options vary depending on your needs and the severity of your addiction. Partial hospitalization programs (PHP) are also commonly used to successfully treat addiction, but what is PHP? Partial hospitalization programs are more intensive than all…