What Methods We Use for Medication Assisted Treatment

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 18, 2021 Updated: January 18, 2021 The early days of recovery can be challenging. Medication-assisted treatment methods, called MAT, can often help. At BrightView, we do not offer traditional detox, but MAT as a form of outpatient treatment in our recovery center in Ohio. When you are ready to start the healing process, our team at BrightView Health is here to help you. What Are Medication Assisted Treatment Methods? Medication-assisted treatment methods aim to reduce some of the pain and cravings from…

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What You Need to Know Before Starting Recovery

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 15, 2021 Updated: January 15, 2021 Are you ready to consider addiction treatment to reclaim your life and future? If so, our team at BrightView Health in Ohio is here to support you with the recovery tips and strategies you need. Sometimes it’s hard to make a decision about getting outpatient treatment because you don’t know what to expect. Taking away some of that confusion may help encourage you to enter into addiction treatment. Here are some tips for starting recovery…

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What Happens in Virtual Group Therapy?

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 12, 2021 Updated: January 12, 2021 2020 changed much about how we live and interact. However, there are still many people who are struggling with their mental health and substance use disorders. If this sounds like something that you are experiencing, then please understand that you do not have to go through this alone. One of the resources that you may find helpful is virtual group therapy. If you are looking for a recovery group or support group in Ohio, then…

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How Important Are Peers in Recovery?

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 8, 2021 Updated: January 8, 2021 If you are going through the recovery process, then it is incredibly important for you to make sure that you find a recovery group that can help you. By going to group therapy, including group virtual therapy, you set yourself up in a position to be successful. During these meetings, you will learn that you are not alone in your journey to recovery. Having a network of peer recovery support can be invaluable as you…

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Newark Community Forum

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 6, 2021 Updated: June 17, 2021 As part of our commitment to advancing community education and treatment capabilities in Newark, we are hosting a virtual forum. Key discussion areas: Addressing the needs of the criminal justice system with evidence-based principles of addiction treatment Reduced recidivism/improved medical outcomes Best practices – virtual care coordination and expanded options Optimized communication and standardized report process REGISTER FOR FREE HERE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/newark-community-forum-tickets-134418333855

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Ashtabula Community Forum

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 5, 2021 Updated: June 17, 2021 As part of our commitment to advancing community education and treatment capabilities in Ashtabula, we are hosting a virtual forum. Key discussion areas: Addressing the needs of the criminal justice system with evidence-based principles of addiction treatment Reduced recidivism/improved medical outcomes Best practices – virtual care coordination and expanded options Optimized communication and standardized report process REGISTER FOR FREE HERE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ashtabula-community-forum-tickets-134537704897

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What Happens When I Drink Too Much?

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 5, 2021 Updated: January 5, 2021 Here’s a common situation. “I drank too much. How do I get alcohol out of my system so I can get back to taking care of daily responsibilities?” If you are finding yourself in this position right now, it’s time to get help. Drinking too much, especially when you do this often, can lead to alcoholism, a condition that can limit your health and your life. At BrightView Health, we provide the treatment you need…

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What Are Your Best Addiction Recovery Options?

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 3, 2021 Updated: January 3, 2021 If you are struggling with addiction, there are a number of options available to you to help you heal. You might be trying to choose between inpatient and outpatient treatment, or different treatment centers. To decide on the best addiction recovery options, consider your goals, your schedule, and your budget. Then, find a treatment center that fits your life. At BrightView Health, we offer outpatient medication assisted treatment for those who are ready to overcome drug…

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How Can You Work Outpatient Treatment into Your Daily Life?

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 1, 2021 Updated: January 1, 2021 If you have recently left an inpatient treatment setting, you may believe that you are completely cured of your addiction. On the other hand, addiction is a journey. It is not a final destination. Therefore, it is important for you to invest in an outpatient treatment program. In outpatient treatment, you’ll find support and structure. While inpatient treatment provides a safe, drug-and-alcohol-free setting where you can begin your journey to recovery, outpatient treatment is designed…

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How Does Social Media Influence Addiction?

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 28, 2020 Updated: December 28, 2020 As more people use smartphones, the use of social media has also continued to grow. These days, teenagers aren’t the only ones connecting with their friends online. Adults are sharing photos, updating friends about their lives, and reconnecting with old friends through social media. If you struggle with addiction, you might wonder whether social media is impacting your use of drugs and alcohol. It’s easy to become influenced by other people. When that happens, you…

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