Protect Yourself and Your Career Before Entering Residential Treatment

Protect Yourself and Your Career Before Entering Residential Treatment

One of the most impenetrable barriers to getting help for a substance use disorder is the fear of potential consequences for taking that action. Concerns about losing a job, or other far-reaching consequences to career or reputation, as a consequence of seeking treatment, are common and understandable. The stubborn stigma surrounding addiction and mental health…

Three Signs You are in a Healthy Relationship

Three Signs You are in a Healthy Relationship

Healthy Relationships Should Be a Priority in Recovery Having healthy relationships in recovery is critical to our personal growth. This includes romantic relationships, of course. But, we are also talking about relationships with friends, family members, our sponsor, coworkers, counselors, and acquaintances. There are an infinite number of reasons why we should pursue healthy relationships…

Medication Supported Recovery (MSR)

Medication Supported Recovery™ (MSR)

Explaining The Difference between the Terms Medication Supported Recovery™ and Medication Assisted Treatment By Dr. Greg Hobelmann, Chief Medical Officer, Ashley Addiction Treatment Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) is a well-known term in the addiction recovery field that pertains to the use of specific medications, such as methadone, buprenorphine, and naltrexone, to help individuals recovering from…