Jessa Danganan

June 17, 2021
How Does Cognitive-behavioral Therapy Help With SUD?
Psychotherapy is one of the foundations of substance use disorder (SUD) treatment, along with medication-assisted therapy (MAT) and withdrawal management. While withdrawal management and MAT address […]
June 15, 2021
How to Deal With Weight Gain in Early Recovery
One of the most common complaints people have about going off drugs is that many of them experience rapid weight gain. Substance use disorder (SUD) often […]
June 10, 2021
4 Places You Should Try To Avoid When Staying off Drugs
Here at Boston Drug Treatment Centers, one story we keep hearing is that of people falling off the wagon while they’re out on vacation. Traveling during […]
June 8, 2021
How Can Family Workshops Help SUD Treatment?
Family workshops and family therapy sessions are now a standard component of most substance use disorder (SUD) rehab programs. While these are most often used for […]
June 3, 2021
5 Great Habits to Develop After Rehab
While there may be dozens of conflicting ideas on drug and alcohol rehab, virtually all rehab experts agree that structure and routine should be a critical […]
June 1, 2021
Why Marijuana isn’t 100% Safe
Cannabis has been legal for recreational use in Massachusetts for half a decade and it looks as though it will also become legal at the federal […]
May 27, 2021
The Connections Between Trauma and SUD
It’s well understood that there is a connection between psychological trauma and substance use disorder (SUD). Decades of research and hundreds of studies have confirmed links […]
May 25, 2021
How a Substance Use Disorder Leaves You Vulnerable to COVID
When the SARS variant COVID-19 hit the United States in early 2020, it soon became apparent that it was coming to a deadly confluence with the […]
May 20, 2021
9 Tips to Stay Sober While Traveling
If you’ve completed an alcohol rehab program, you’re probably fully aware of just how challenging staying sober in the real world is. Given that alcohol is […]