What is Addiction?
Substance abuse disorders and addictions are chronic conditions that cause you to use drugs and alcohol compulsively. During addiction, you can continue to seek out and abuse drugs and alcohol even if you want to quit or experience negative consequences.
Signs and symptoms of addiction include:
Our Addiction counseling helps you set goals and plans, such as employment or education goals. Another important part of addiction treatment is developing useful and healthy coping strategies. Stressors like negative emotions or significant life changes can put you at risk of relapsing. Acquiring tools and skills to handle stressors can help you maintain sobriety and abstinence.