Who Is Eligible for Medication Assisted Treatment Programs?

MAT (medication-assisted treatment) is delivered in combination with psychotherapies and counseling to provide a holistic approach to treating substance use disorder or alcohol use disorder. Medication-assisted treatment doesn’t substitute one addiction for another, and the medications used are all approved by the FDA.               All addiction treatment can make…

How to Deal with Addiction Cravings

Learning how to deal with addiction cravings will help streamline your recovery. Cravings come about after prolonged and habitual substance abuse. You can find cravings striking after months or even years of abstinence. That said, there are addiction treatment programs and California rehabs that have robust aftercare programs and sober living facilities in place to…

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Telehealth for Addiction

Telehealth for addiction is not a replacement for conventional face-to-face treatment, but it can prove a useful supplement.  According to the HRSA (Health Resources Services Administration), telehealth involves the provision of remote treatment, clinical healthcare, and education related to public health via telecommunications software.  In plain English, telehealth for addiction translates to remote treatment using…