Substance abuse or addiction doesn’t happen overnight. It creeps on you slowly. You start by needing to take a drug that makes you feel better. Sooner or later, that need becomes stronger, and you become dependent on that substance. That’s the point where counseling comes in. Whether you are battling drug addiction or alcohol abuse, the team at Counseling Works is here to help. Our therapists work closely with people with substance abuse disorders to help them regain control, developing strategies and skills to discontinue this harmful behavior.
Substance abuse is a progressive and relapse-prone condition that leads to loss of control over the use of legal or illegal drugs. Many people think of marijuana and alcohol when talking about substance abuse. However, besides these, there are many other addictive substances that are known to create dependence. Types of substance use disorders in the United States involve the use of:
Recognizing the signs of substance abuse is the first step to getting the much-needed help for yourself or someone you care about. Watch out for behavioral, physical, and psychological signs, such as:
Here at Counseling Works, we believe that recovery from substance abuse entails more than simply breaking dependence on drugs. Our therapists strive to offer more to make the recovery journey more successful by helping you or your loved one with:
Recovery from substance abuse is considerably easier when you have a professional counselor by your side. If you wish to learn more about substance abuse counseling or know a loved one who needs it, get in touch with us today.
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