For Patients and Families

The Stages of Addiction

Addiction is a complex condition that can be likened to a chronic disease. Substance use disorder, on the other hand, refers to the point at which drug use begins to disrupt a person’s life, causing significant distress and impairment. 

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What does treatment look like?

Treatment is a crucial component of helping individuals recover from substance use disorders. It involves a range of interventions and approaches aimed at addressing the physical, psychological and behavioral aspects of addiction.

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