Addiciton Counseling session between two women

Addiction Counseling

Heroin rehab is more than detoxification after months or years of heroin abuse. After you go through detox, you need addiction counseling to learn about your substance use and overcome it. This therapy also helps you improve your mental health. Rehab is where this counseling takes place, ideally involving you in individual counseling, group therapy,…

man dealing with the effects of heroin

Effects of Heroin Use

An increase in opioid prescriptions has led to more heroin use than ever before. In fact, the National Institute on Drug Abuse estimates that 80% of all heroin users first began with prescription opioids. This means you can no longer assume someone does not need heroin rehab based solely on economic or social status. Instead,…

Dual diagnosis treatment for those with heroin addiction

Dual Diagnosis Treatment Is the Cornerstone of Effective Drug Rehab

When people think about effective drug rehab treatment, what comes to mind? This question is difficult to answer because they have their own ideas of what makes rehab effective. Further still, some individuals don’t know what makes rehab effective in the first place. What they need to understand is that dual diagnosis treatment centers are…