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MEDICATION-ASSISTED TREATMENT: METHADONE
A general overview on the role of methadone in helping opioid addicted clients cope with withdrawal.
PHYSICIANS DISCUSSING OPIOID REPLACEMENT MEDICATIONS
Two doctors address addiction as a brain disease and how opioid replacement therapy stabilizes the brain.
STARTING SUBOXONE, AND FAMILY INVOLVEMENT IN TREATMENT
Suboxone information and making initial changes to aid the recovery process.
RECOVERING HEROIN ADDICT REBUILDS HER LIFE
An interview with a 26 year old woman who progressed from pain pills to heroin and who eventually found recovery.
Alcohol and Drug Services (ADS) have provided in our video gallery a collection of educational and inspirational video segments on a variety of addiction issues. Some of the videos highlight recovering addicts sharing on their personal journey of recovery while other snippets focus on opioid addiction and the benefits of methadone and/or suboxone in providing a foundation for addiction recovery.
Site visitors are encouraged to browse this video library for general substance abuse education, and to reference the ADS website for specific information on drugs of abuse, alcohol/drug treatment alternatives, locating local 12 Step meetings, and to gain an overview of psychotropic medications used to treat co-occurring disorders like depression, anxiety, and schizophrenia.
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