What science says about opioid addiction might surprise you: forgo inpatient detox, and find a doctor that offers medication to treat addiction.
Suboxone is one of the few medications approved by the FDA to aide individuals who are trying to reduce or quit their use of opioids. Suboxone and other medications be used in inpatient settings like rehab, or prescribed by doctors who receive a waiver. What’s the difference?
Online addiction treatment sounds amazing. There are a lot of addiction treatment programs out there. But wouldn’t it be great if you could access treatment (even partially) in the comfort of your home? Online treatment creates that possibility. But what does it look like in practice – and does it even work?
The center of addiction recovery is broken. We have been losing too many, too fast, for way too long. At Workit we call these friends and family members the Lost, and we have grown tired of watching them die by the hundreds in our worlds. We have come to believe that there is a better way and that we are responsible for designing it together.