man explaining his cocaine addiction

Why Cocaine Addiction Treatment Is Still Important in Massachusetts

The media reports about cocaine addiction and the concerns from the public may seem to have diminished in recent years as addiction rates from other drugs were thrust into the forefront of concern for individuals, communities, and the nation. Cocaine addiction treatment is still important for both men and women. The cocaine addiction treatment program…

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How Does Intensive Outpatient Treatment for Addiction Work?

An intensive outpatient program, also known as an IOP, provides a middle-level of support for those in recovery from drug and alcohol addiction. This program is less supervised and formal than residential care. But an intensive outpatient program offers more structure than outpatient services. It’s also an excellent choice for clients who want to recover…

woman participating in motivational interviewing for addiction recovery

How Motivational Interviewing Is Used in Addiction Recovery

Motivational interviewing is a form of addiction treatment in which the therapist acts as the interviewer, and the client becomes the interviewee. The purpose of this type of treatment is to prompt a change in the client’s life. For instance, people who struggle with alcohol use disorder may find motivational interviewing helpful because it helps…

a person contemplates opioid addiction and which ones to avoid

Commonly Abused Opioids and How to Prevent Addiction

Over the last two decades, the U.S. has gone through an epidemic of overdose-related deaths. Every nineteen minutes, someone in America dies of a drug overdose. Today, legally acquired opioids are the second most abused drugs in the country, right after cannabis. This opioid epidemic is so widespread that more people die from an opioid…

a man benefits from intensive outpatient treatment for addiction

3 Benefits of Intensive Outpatient Treatment

After realizing that you may be struggling with addiction, the first step to recovery is to enroll in a treatment center. One aspect to consider is the level of assistance in treatment that you may require. At Rockland Recovery, our team wants to help you explore the available rehab programs so that you can find…

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3 Advantages of Attending Women’s Addiction Rehab

When someone is addicted to alcohol or drugs, they find the idea of seeking treatment to be overwhelming. But, seeking treatment is the best option to end an addiction. The next step in the recovery process is to choose a treatment center where you can feel comfortable. At Rockland Recovery, we want to help you…