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 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 […]
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 […]
May 6, 2021
Is Substance Use Disorder Incurable?
The idea that substance use disorder (SUD) is incurable is fairly widespread among laypeople and even some medical experts. What many of us may not realize […]
May 4, 2021
Should I Consider Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)?
Dialectical behavior therapy, sometimes called dialectical-behavioral therapy or DBT, is a kind of psychotherapy approach that is often used for treating substance use disorder (SUD) and […]
April 20, 2021
What is Withdrawal Management?
The first priority for treating any illness is to stabilize the patient. In cases of substance use disorder (SUD), this will often involve a withdrawal management […]
April 8, 2021
The State of Boston’s Opioid Crisis
COVID is not the only public health crisis sweeping America. The opioid crisis, which has been going on for its second decade, has continued to be […]