Hand of a person that wants to force drug rehab on their loved one

Can Drug Rehab Be Forced?

Here at Solution Based Treatment & Detox, we pride ourselves on helping our clients achieve their highest potential. A key component of that mission is helping family members and friends both understand addiction and ways they can help their loved ones struggling with substance use disorder. To that end, here’s what parents, family members and friends need to know about compulsory addiction treatment.

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Is Addiction a Mental Health Issue?

Mental health is connected to physical health. Those who struggle with substance abuse typically have mental health issues. Too often, these mental health issues are undiagnosed, or a person needs a more precise diagnosis. Clients seeking addiction treatment programs at Solution Based Treatment & Detox are expected to engage in regular counseling sessions as part…

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What Is Wet Brain Syndrome?

“Wet brain syndrome” is a shorthand term used in discussing Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome, a combination of two conditions. These conditions are Wernicke encephalopathy and a form of psychosis called Korsakoff syndrome. Wernicke encephalopathy is the first and less severe stage of Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome. Most of those who experience the less severe condition eventually struggle with Korsakoff…

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Long-Term Effects of Alcohol and Drug Abuse on the Body

When abused over a long period, alcohol and other addictive substances have additional negative physical consequences on a person’s body. These unwanted consequences are among the many reasons early intervention is always best. The long-term effects of alcohol and drug abuse on the body can be dramatic, and some of these consequences can be irreversible.…

partial hospitalization vs intensive outpatient

Partial Hospitalization vs. Intensive Outpatient

Getting the right treatment for addiction recovery should include a thorough assessment that considers an individual’s history and needs. If you or someone you care about is dealing with addiction, it’s important to account for particular symptoms and level of support at home. Partial hospitalization programs and intensive outpatient programs both offer intensive treatment that…

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Common Prescription Drugs That can Lead to Addiction

Prescription drugs are often among the most easily accessible, making them among the most commonly abused substances. They are also often referred to as “gateway drugs.” It’s essential to be aware that prescription drugs can lead to addiction. To learn more about the risks associated with prescription drug abuse and addiction, reach out to Solution…