Woman struggling with the symptoms of hallucinogen persisting perception disorder

Hallucinogen Persisting Perception Disorder

Hallucinogen persisting perception disorder is a recurring distortion of a person’s visual perception. Typically, it presents itself as a lingering effect of hallucinogen abuse. Symptoms may continue for months or years. Some relief from symptoms occurs with addiction treatment care. However, consuming hallucinogenic drugs is common with diagnosing this rare disorder. Causes of Hallucinogen Persisting…

Pills on the table that can lead to suboxone side effects

Suboxone Side Effects

Suboxone is commonly used to treat opioid dependence and abuse. It is prescribed by a doctor and contains the active ingredients naloxone and buprenorphine. These block the bodies’ opioid receptors and prevent opioid effects from being experienced. They also prevent usually prevent suboxone abuse. However, for some people who stop using suboxone side effects are…

Woman receiving counseling for both trauma and addiction

Trauma and Addiction

Did you know that one person’s unpleasant experience is another one’s traumatic incident? This understanding illustrates that trauma is highly unique to the person. When you experience it, therapy can help you with processing the event. Without help, you might be facing ongoing trauma and addiction. You Can’t Just Get Over It Childhood abandonment, death,…