Month: <span>February 2019</span>

High-Functioning Addiction Is A Serious Problem

High-Functioning Addiction Is A Serious Problem

A high-functioning addict is a person who has managed to keep their life together despite their addiction. This situation will likely not last forever, but for a time they can hold onto their job and keep their finances relatively in order. Their physical health has only begun to deteriorate. This is an ideal time for them to start treatment, although regrettably, it can also be the time when they are hardest to convince.
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Neuropsychological Testing and Substance Use Disorders

By Ronnit Nazarian, Psy.D. Most of us are aware of the long standing emotional and behavioral effects of substance abuse. …

The Importance of In-Person Addiction and Alcoholism Treatment During the COVID 19 – Pandemic

There have been many mental health challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic, including increased depression, anxiety and exacerbations …

Coping Mechanisms Against Depression and Anxiety during the COVID -19 Pandemic

by Olga Megwinoff, MD I did not want to write about anything related to the pandemic given that we are already so saturated …