Archives by: Ben Lesser

Ben Lesser

105 Posts 2 comments

About the author

Ben Lesser ist einer der gefragtesten Experten im Bereich Gesundheit, Fitness und Medizin. Seine Artikel überzeugen durch einzigartige Recherchearbeiten sowie praxiserprobte Fähigkeiten. Wir haben die Ehre dass Ben exklusiv und ausschließlich für Dualdiagnosis.org Texte verfasst.

Ben Lesser Posts

The Most Popular Intervention Methods

The Most Popular Intervention Methods
RELATED SLICES Every addiction story is different. And because this is true, there are different types of interventions designed to help different types of families and individuals. What ...
Read more Comments Off on The Most Popular Intervention Methods

Signs Someone You Love May Be an Alcoholic

Signs Someone You Love May Be an Alcoholic
SOURCEShttp://pubs.niaaa.nih.gov/publications/aa33.htm Know the signs of addiction in yourself or your loved ones. Some common signs of alcohol use disorder include, drinking alone in order to hide addiction, agitation ...
Read more Comments Off on Signs Someone You Love May Be an Alcoholic

Children Affected by Addiction

Children Affected by Addiction
SOURCEShttp://blackbearrehab.com/family-members-manual-addiction-treatment/ Sadly, over 8,000,000 children in the United States live with at least one substance-abusing parent. Substance use disorder impacts the whole family. Families who struggle with substance ...
Read more Comments Off on Children Affected by Addiction

Suicide Rates in Teens

Suicide Rates in Teens
SOURCEShttp://destinationsforteens.com/teen-alcohol-and-drug-use-how-it-impacts-suicide-rates/http://www.recognizetrauma.org/statistics.php Suicide is on the rise among American teens. Research shows that 1 in 12 high school students have attempted suicide, while 1 in 6 have seriously considered ...
Read more Comments Off on Suicide Rates in Teens

Addiction as a Family Disease: The Importance of Family Therapy

Addiction as a Family Disease: The Importance of Family Therapy
SOURCEShttp://blackbearrehab.com/blog/family-therapy-important-part-recovery-curriculum/http://theoakstreatment.com/help-for-families/resources/http://blackbearrehab.com/family-members-manual-addiction-treatment/http://drugabuse.com/library/family-therapy-a-vital-part-of-addiction-treatment/ Addiction is a disease that impacts the entire family. Often, an identified family member will enter addiction treatment, but multiple family members are always impacted by this ...
Read more Comments Off on Addiction as a Family Disease: The Importance of Family Therapy

Teenage Trauma and Suicide

Teenage Trauma and Suicide
RELATED SLICES http://destinationsforteens.com/teen-alcohol-and-drug-use-how-it-impacts-suicide-rates/ http://www.recognizetrauma.org/statistics.php While there are many possible effects of trauma, they may look different for each individual. People who have experienced trauma are more likely to ...
Read more Comments Off on Teenage Trauma and Suicide

Trauma: Be Proactive, Save a Life

Trauma: Be Proactive, Save a Life
SOURCEShttp://www.cehd.umn.edu/fsos/projects/alcohol/whydrink.asphttps://www.helpguide.org/articles/ptsd-trauma/coping-with-emotional-and-psychological-trauma.htm Trauma can be physical or emotional. Events that are emotionally traumatic can actually have an impact on brain functioning, and result in symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder. ...
Read more Comments Off on Trauma: Be Proactive, Save a Life

Women and LSD Addiction

Women and LSD Addiction
LSD dependence begins with a desire to escape reality to feel better. In 2003, a study found that the average woman LSD users age ranges from 14 to ...
Read more Comments Off on Women and LSD Addiction

Heroin vs. Prescription Opioids: Which is Worse?

Heroin vs. Prescription Opioids: Which is Worse?
SOURCEShttps://www.drugabuse.gov/drugs-abuse/commonly-abused-drugs-chartshttps://teens.drugabuse.gov/drug-facts/heroinhttps://www.michaelshouse.com/heroin-addiction/facts-about-heroin/https://www.michaelshouse.com/drug-addiction/the-statistics/https://dualdiagnosis.org/prescription-drug-treatment/ Prescription opioids are just as deadly as heroin when they are misused. Both heroin and prescription opioids are highly addictive materials. Both drugs alter the brain and ...
Read more Comments Off on Heroin vs. Prescription Opioids: Which is Worse?

Victims of Alcohol Related Violence

Victims of Alcohol Related Violence
SOURCEShttp://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/crimeandjustice/compendium/focusonviolentcrimeandsexualoffences/2015-02-12 Among heterosexual, binary couples, alcohol related intimate partner violence is a serious issue. Thirty-eight percent of physically violent intimate partner incidents happened when the offender was under ...
Read more Comments Off on Victims of Alcohol Related Violence