Retreat of Atlanta Blog Archive

Man thinking about the barriers to addiction treatment
Addiction
STODZY

The Barriers to Addiction Treatment

False beliefs, stigma, and geographic barriers are the most common reasons for the barriers to addiction treatment. Addiction treatment is costly, and many services may or may not be covered by insurance. The difficulty lies in finding treatment in areas where there is no access to treatment centers. Individual cases

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Man feeling the effects of hallucinogens on the brain
Addiction
STODZY

The Effects Of Hallucinogens On The Brain

Recreational drug users may be taking dangerous substances without thinking about the negative effects of hallucinogens on the brain. While hoping for a pleasant “trip,” many people receive the exact opposite. When a person consumes hallucinogens, they impact both the neural circuitry and serotonin production of the brain. Serotonin controls

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addiction recovery holistic therapy
Dual Diagnosis Treatment
STODZY

The Benefits Of Holistic Therapy In Addiction Recovery

Over the last decade, addiction recovery holistic therapy has become more common in the US. Holistic therapy focuses on many parts of a person, rather than only a single part of their life. By looking at a person as a whole, holistic therapy allows those seeking treatment to feel more

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addicted to marijuana
Drug Addiction
STODZY

Am I Addicted To Marijuana?

Over the last two decades, marijuana has skyrocketed in use. With a rise in legalization across the country, many people wonder if they are addicted to marijuana. With dispensaries at every street corner and advertising becoming more widespread, getting away from marijuana may seem difficult. By learning more about marijuana,

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benefits of peer support groups
Peer Support
STODZY

Benefits Of Peer Support Groups During Recovery

For all of history, people have sought one another for friendship, companionship, and camaraderie. We are at our best when surrounded by people who care about us and have our best interests at heart. By using the benefits of peer support groups, one can make their recovery and healing process

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meth use signs
Detox
STODZY

The Signs & Symptoms Of Meth Use

Methamphetamine has become one of the most dangerous drugs in America. Highly addictive, extremely potent, and easily accessible, meth is finding its way into more and more homes across the U.S. In 2020 alone, an estimated 2.5 million Americans actively used meth. Tragically, that same year, 30,000 Americans lost their

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unmanageability and recovery
Living in Recovery
Sean Harren

Unmanageability and Recovery

Unmanageability and Recovery Unmanageability. What exactly does it mean? What causes it? Unfortunately, those who have experienced it know that it is more than merely just a symptom of addiction. Unmanageability is sometimes the reason why many people start to self-medicate and become addicted in the first place. Unmanageability is

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