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What Does Decriminalization Mean?

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: January 9, 2021 Updated: March 18, 2021 At Bayview Recovery, we provide information to help our clients make informed decisions about drug abuse treatment. Understanding how state and federal laws compare can help you understand your rights and the risks you may face in recovery. Decriminalization refers to removing drugs from…

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Suicide Contagion

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: February 29, 2020 Updated: February 24, 2020 Fashion designer Kate Spade killed herself on June 5th and chef Anthony Bourdain did the same thing a few days later. We know that suicide is not like a biological virus that you can catch. However, is suicide contagious if we hear of someone…

Diablo Cody Movie Controversy on Postpartum Depression

Diablo Cody Movie Faces Controversy on Postpartum Depression

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: January 29, 2020 Updated: February 3, 2020 Even though we know we watch film and television shows for storytelling, audiences tend to take them seriously. Serious subject matters like postpartum depression are not shown very much in entertainment mediums. However, according to the American Psychological Association, postpartum depression affects one in…

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Client Confidentiality

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: January 9, 2020 Updated: January 31, 2020 What prevents people from seeing a therapist is the fear that the information they tell them will get out. It should ease the worries of every client that therapists, psychologists, and psychiatrists are to protect their client’s privacy by not revealing anything you discuss…