General and Addiction Psychiatry in Baltimore City

2019-07-29T10:52:00-04:00

Ineffective coping mechanisms can be one of the contributing factors to addiction. This can develop until people continue to use substances despite harmful consequences to health, loved ones and employment. A rising problem in Baltimore: this trend has seen the number of people seeking therapy to overcome this illness continue to grow - with general [...]

General and Addiction Psychiatry in Baltimore City2019-07-29T10:52:00-04:00

A Professional Touch: General and Addiction Psychiatry in Baltimore City

2019-03-18T10:40:31-04:00

Addiction psychiatry focuses on the diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of individuals struggling with alcohol or substance abuse addiction (often in combination with psychiatric disorders). This form of treatment can include both medicinal and therapeutic methods based on the individual's needs. General psychiatrists have to receive additional training on substance abuse to obtain an addiction psychiatrist [...]

A Professional Touch: General and Addiction Psychiatry in Baltimore City2019-03-18T10:40:31-04:00

I Need a Detox Program in Harford County

2019-03-18T10:25:30-04:00

It's important to remember that the goal of a detox program is to let your body heal following long-term drug addiction. The body has to rid itself of the drug so that you can begin long-term treatment that addresses the physical and mental challenges that lead to addiction. Both inpatient and outpatient programs can help, [...]

I Need a Detox Program in Harford County2019-03-18T10:25:30-04:00

Addiction Psychiatry in Baltimore Offers an In-Depth Look

2019-02-07T14:13:07-04:00

A sub-specialty within the field of psychiatry, addiction psychiatry is focused on the treatment of individuals suffering from addiction. Psychiatrists working in this field are often referred to as addiction specialists owing to their expertise in this area of medicine. Individuals who are addicted to alcohol, illicit drugs, or prescription drugs can undergo therapy with [...]

Addiction Psychiatry in Baltimore Offers an In-Depth Look2019-02-07T14:13:07-04:00

Individual Therapy Offers Numerous Programs

2017-02-10T10:05:50-04:00

If you spend any amount of time in a recovery or treatment center for addiction, you will be faced with options in the format that your treatment takes. Depending on the patient and his or her needs, there are various programs offered that each can aid and support you in their own way. While some [...]

Individual Therapy Offers Numerous Programs2017-02-10T10:05:50-04:00

Drug Rehabilitation Locations Vary

2019-08-15T10:52:55-04:00

A lot of questions plague those who are struggling with issues of addiction and who are then seeking help. Facing drug rehabilitation can be terrifying, particularly if your experience up until that point with treatment has been negative or even nonexistent. "How a rehab understands addiction will have a tremendous impact on how it treats [...]

Drug Rehabilitation Locations Vary2019-08-15T10:52:55-04:00

Behavioral Addictions Merit Understanding

2019-08-15T10:53:42-04:00

We've discusses previously that addictions come in various forms and can be based in the physical, psychological, or both. There is less attention paid lately to those that are strictly psychological, such as behavioral addictions. In order to best understand addiction as a whole, taking a look at all possible experiences of it is a necessary [...]

Behavioral Addictions Merit Understanding2019-08-15T10:53:42-04:00

Addiction as a Disease? (Part One)

2019-08-15T10:55:04-04:00

Many people (researchers, professionals, and otherwise) are confident in their labeling addiction as a disease. Many other people, (researchers, professionals, and otherwise) are firm in their belief that those suffering from addiction should not be labeled as such. There are advantages and drawbacks to both, however, and you have to look at the facts and decide for yourself [...]

Addiction as a Disease? (Part One)2019-08-15T10:55:04-04:00

The Psychology of Addiction: Physical, Mental, Emotional

2019-08-15T10:55:16-04:00

We've talked before about the need for increased education and awareness when it comes to addiction, but what about a conversation surrounding the psychology of addiction, specifically? Discovering which aspects of struggling with substance abuse are physical versus mental is one of the first steps toward better understanding what you or a loved one are going [...]

The Psychology of Addiction: Physical, Mental, Emotional2019-08-15T10:55:16-04:00

Addiction Therapy Slowed by Emotional Attack

2019-08-15T10:55:27-04:00

It's obvious that working through addiction therapy can be massively difficult even with everyone surrounding you on your side.  Unfortunately, in many cases, the most influential "attack" comes from within; if you listen to your inner critic, or fear of emotion, then you're likely to have even more trouble as you pursue are struggling with [...]

Addiction Therapy Slowed by Emotional Attack2019-08-15T10:55:27-04:00