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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.

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Opioid Withdrawal Symptoms

Opioid Withdrawal Symptoms
SOURCEShttps://DualDiagnosis.org/prescription-drug-treatment/ The general perception is that heroin is a street drug and therefore much worse than opioids. In reality, the withdrawal symptoms for both opiods and heroin are ...
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Signs & Symptoms of Substance Abuse

Signs & Symptoms of Substance Abuse
SOURCEShttps://dualdiagnosis.org/drug-addiction/college-drug-abuse/ If you’re concerned about a friend’s drinking, according to Lauren Booker of the charity, Alcohol Concern, pay attention to the signs known as “The Four Ls.” The ...
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Causes of Trauma

Causes of Trauma
SOURCEShttps://www.mystudentbody.com/uploadedfiles/DidYouKnowPosters.pdf Trauma is not just the physical result of accidents or injuries. Emotional trauma is one of the most unrecognized, undiagnosed and unreported forms of trauma. Emotional trauma ...
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The Relationship Between Alcohol Abuse and Violence

The Relationship Between Alcohol Abuse and Violence
SOURCEShttp://DualDiagnosis.org/alcohol-addiction/guide-living-alcoholic/https://pubs.niaaa.nih.gov/publications/aa38.htmhttp://recovergateway.org/substance-abuse-help/loved-ones/how-to-cope/http://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/crimeandjustice/compendium/focusonviolentcrimeandsexualoffences/2015-02-12 Alcohol abuse and violence go hand-in-hand. Over 80 percent of homicide offenders were intoxicated at the time the crime was committed. There were over 1,327,000 violent incidents ...
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Treatment for Members of the LGBT Community

Treatment for Members of the LGBT Community
One of the most common reasons that people use drugs and alcohol is to cope with stress. Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered (LGBT) people are likely to experience ...
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Mental Illnesses in Adults

Mental Illnesses in Adults
SOURCEShttps://www.samhsa.gov/disorders/co-occurring One reason why people who relapse after they receive treatment for their substance abuse, is because of the untreated mental illnesses that was associated with their addiction ...
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Benefits of Family Therapy

Benefits of Family Therapy
SOURCEShttp://drugabuse.com/library/family-therapy-a-vital-part-of-addiction-treatment/ Family support and wellness can play a major role in the recovery of an addicted person. Families can help their loved ones by seeking support of their ...
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Understanding Co-Occurring Disorders

Understanding Co-Occurring Disorders
SOURCEShttps://dualdiagnosis.org/drug-addiction/co-occurring-disease-rates/http://www.bhevolution.org/public/common-disorders.page There are more than 9 million men and women in the US dealing with co-occurring disorders. This dual diagnosis includes both the presence of an addiction and ...
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La Paloma Treatment Center

La Paloma Treatment Center
Memphis, Tennessee, is home to La Paloma, one of the country’s most well respected drug rehab and alcohol rehab treatment centers. La Paloma offers individuals and their families a ...
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Self-Help and Consumer-Run Alternatives

Self-Help and Consumer-Run Alternatives
Dual Diagnosis An Integrated Model for the Treatment of People with Co-occurring Psychiatric and Substance Disorders, by Kenneth Minkoff, M.D. Co-Occurring Disorders Among Adolescent Treatment Populations by By Norman G. Hoffmann, ...
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