Resources for Understanding Addiction
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Here are some video resources to help in understanding addiction so you or your loved ones will have a better idea of what you’re going through. Watching these videos is crucial to the success of your recovery. Watch, listen, and learn! Are there elements in the videos that are similar to your struggle with addiction? What about relapse triggers? Use these videos to help during Phase 2 of your treatment at Pathfinder Health Services. Medication (buprenorphine) is simply a tool to control your cravings and withdrawal. The real healing and recovery from addiction takes place with behavioral counseling in its various forms. The strength and longevity of your recovery depend on you gaining insight into your addiction, family history, relapse triggers, and how you deal with stress, anxiety, pain, grief, and all the other emotions that life throws at you. These videos were chosen to help you in establishing and maintaining a healthy recovery.