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  • What does cocaine look like

What Does Cocaine Look Like?

By |September 13th, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

How to Identify Cocaine & Signs of Abuse Cocaine & It's Paraphernalia Cocaine is a highly addictive illegal stimulant, made from the leaves of the coca plant which is native to South America. ...

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Local & Online National Recovery Month Events

By |September 2nd, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

September is National Recovery Month Your Guide to Local & Online Events September marks the beginning of the 32nd annual ‘National Recovery Month,’ a holiday first developed in 1989 by the Substance Abuse ...

  • FMLA for outpatient treatment

Using FMLA for Outpatient Treatment

By |August 28th, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

How to Protect Your Job in RehabUsing FMLA to Go to IOP Treatment When it comes to seeking addiction treatment, the obvious choice is not always easy to make. Even if you know seeking professional ...

  • Importance of Service in Recovery

Guardian IOP New Brunswick Launches New Community Service Group

By |August 26th, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

New Community Service Groups Clients at GIOP New Brunswick are Giving Back The staff and clients at Guardian’s Intensive Outpatient program in New Brunswick, New Jersey have launched a new effort to give back ...

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What is Suboxone Maintenance?

By |August 22nd, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

How Guardian IOP Utilizes Suboxone Maintenance Q & A With Dr. Tamer Wassef For the past 15 years, Dr. Tamer Wassef, Guardian Intensive Outpatient’s chief psychiatrist in New Jersey, has been utilizing Suboxone ...

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COVID & Alcoholism

By |August 10th, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Coronavirus Consequences The Effect of COVID-19 on Alcohol Abuse Rates The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted every individual in the U.S. in one capacity or another. Some people have lost their jobs, either temporarily ...

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Addiction Treatment for College Students

By |July 21st, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Addiction in College Why IOP Treatment is Beneficial for College Students For many young adults, making the transition from high school to college is the initial step towards full autonomy. College students get ...

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8 Steps to Help an Alcoholic or Addict Who is Refusing Treatment

By |July 16th, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Feeling Helpless? How to Help an Addict Who Resists Treatment Addiction is a disease of denial. Denial refers to a subconscious mental state during which a person denies or distorts what is actually ...

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Guardian IOP Opens New Location to Serve New Jersey & NYC

By |July 12th, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Guardian IOP Opens New Outpatient Addiction Treatment Facility in Hoboken, New Jersey The new location will serve individuals throughout New Jersey and the New York City metropolitan area On July 12 Guardian IOP ...

  • Depression and Addiction

The Link Between Depression & Addiction

By |July 9th, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Co-Occurring Disorders Treating Depression & Addiction Simultaneously Depression and addiction are two very commonly comorbid disorders -- meaning that many people who struggle with depression simultaneously struggle with addiction, and vice versa. The ...