Understanding Dual Diagnosis

Dual diagnosis, also known as co-occurring disorders, is a term used to describe the co-occurrence of substance use disorders and mental illness. This occurs when an individual has a substance use disorder and a mental illness at the same time. Dual diagnosis is a serious issue, as it can be difficult to diagnose and treat…

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​​6 Benefits of Residential Drug Treatment

Residential drug treatment is a type of treatment that provides patients with all-encompassing care in a safe and supportive environment. Patients who opt for residential drug treatment can expect to receive a variety of therapeutic interventions that can help them overcome their addiction. In addition, patients have access to support services that can help them…

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Understanding Addiction Counseling

Addiction counseling is a vital part of addiction treatment. It explores the deeper psychological reasons behind addiction. Why do people become addicted to drugs? What motivates them? addiction counseling attempts to discover these answers and more. At Isaiah House, addiction counseling addresses both the mental and spiritual aspects of a person’s addiction. We believe that…

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In the fight against addiction, abstinence-focused resources outweigh methadone use

As communities continue to combat a growing addiction crisis across the United States, understanding the efficacy of drug abuse treatments, addressing the root causes of Substance Use Disorder (SUD) and promoting long-term recovery are critical. While numerous strides have been made in the fight against addiction, some resources prove more effective – and safer –…

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What is an Addiction Recovery Center?

Addiction recovery centers are becoming more and more important as addiction rates continue to rise. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, addiction is a “chronic, relapsing brain disease that is characterized by compulsive drug seeking and use, despite harmful consequences.” Addiction can take over someone’s life and ruin their relationships, career, and health.…

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What is a Suboxone Clinic?

A Suboxone clinic can play a major role in a person’s addiction recovery journey. Rehabilitation and recovery from opiate addiction can be a long and difficult process. The first step in rehabilitation is to detoxify the body from the drugs. This can be a difficult process, as withdrawal symptoms can be severe. However, Isaiah House…

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