Not too thrilled about mainstream addiction treatment options? Why not complete addiction treatment from home? Self-help groups like SMART Recovery® use psychotherapy techniques as alternative options to addiction treatment. Learn more about SMART Recovery and its recovery tools here.
Alcohol stay in your system and can be detected in urine up to 24 hours after you end a drinking session. More on how long alcohol is in your body, urine, breath, saliva and blood here.
What contingency management interventions are most common? And most effective? More about using vouchers, gift cards, and cash in drug addiction treatment to improve outcomes here.
We present the basics of contingency management treatment as it relates to substance abuse and drug addiction treatment here.
In this real story about addiction, meet Marylee and Cowboy from the Rosebud Reservation in Lakota Country, South Dakota. They share their story about alcoholism and meth addiction in an exclusive interview here.
Native Americans may get drunk faster because of genetic predisposition to low alcohol tolerance. But cultural and environmental aspects of drinking can also affect drinking. Discuss Native American alcohol tolerance here.
In spiritual recovery from addiction how do you know when spiritual life has begun or that you are on the right path? Rabbi Shais Taub gives us insight here.
If you want to stop drinking alcohol for a month (30 days), check out some ideas from SMART Recovery®. Strategies, worksheets and self-help for people who want to stop drinking here.
Native Americans are disproportionately dependent on alcohol. Why is this? We explore why Native Americans drink so much here.
Experts are not sure. But alcoholism is generally a genetic factor, and may be more so among Native American people. We review here.