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The Health Risks of E-cigarettes for Young People
by Staff Writer / November 10 / Comments Off on The Health Risks of E-cigarettes for Young People

Although smoking itself is at an all-time low e-cigarette use has risen steadily Also known as “vaping,” e-cigarettes have become increasingly popular, especially among young people. Although smoking itself is at ...

Saying Thanks to Someone Who Supported You During Recovery
by Staff Writer / November 9 / Comments Off on Saying Thanks to Someone Who Supported You During Recovery

Research shows that expressing gratitude can actually be good for your health In many cases, addiction recovery is focused on the patient. This is normal and to be expected — after ...

Should We Look At Drug and Alcohol Abuse As a Mental Illness?
by Staff Writer / November 3 / Comments Off on Should We Look At Drug and Alcohol Abuse As a Mental Illness?

It took years for healthcare providers to consider alcohol a disease, and a similar battle is being waged over classifying alcohol and drug abuse as a mental illness. Part of the ...

Tiger Woods Cocktail of Drugs New Jersey Drug Rehabilitation Facility
by Staff Writer / October 20 / Comments Off on Tiger Woods Had a “Cocktail of Drugs” in His System

Sports fans sometimes feel let down when their hero or favorite athlete is caught using drugs — prescription or otherwise When golfer Tiger Woods was arrested on a suspicion of DUI ...

The Evolution of Marijuana Summit Behavioral Health
by Staff Writer / October 16 / Comments Off on Drug Trends: The Evolution of Marijuana – NJ Addiction Rehab To Host Lunch & Discussion

New Jersey Addiction Rehab will host a lunch and discussion session for professional counselors on The Evolution of Marijuana Serenity at Summit will host a lunch and discussion session for ...

Marijuana and Addiction Summit Behavioral Health – Serenity At Summit
by Staff Writer / October 10 / Comments Off on Marijuana and Addiction
by: Staff Writer October 10

Marijuana addiction is absolutely pernicious; it’s subtle, deceptive and often hidden, even to the user, while its effects pervade every corner of the user’s life In recent years, marijuana has made ...

What You Should Know About Inpatient and Outpatient Rehab
by Staff Writer / October 6 / Comments Off on What You Should Know About Inpatient and Outpatient Rehab

People who struggle with alcohol addiction and drug dependency often require long-term treatment to manage their lives and prevent relapses. But the question is: What is the difference between inpatient ...

Support an Addict in Recovery
by Staff Writer / October 4 / Comments Off on How to Support an Addict in Recovery
by: Staff Writer October 4

Paul Lavella of Summit Behavioral Health discusses key considerations for families trying to learn how to help an addict without enabling. Throughout my experience as a professional counselor, whether it be ...

by Staff Writer / September 27 / Comments Off on Drugs That Control Alcohol Addiction
by: Staff Writer September 27

Drug medication is so important when it comes to helping alcoholics wean off their dependency on alcohol. What Are Some Facts About Alcohol Consumption Alcohol addiction is a problem that continues to ...

Drug Prevention Walk 2017 Summit Behavioral Health
by Staff Writer / September 26 / Comments Off on Summit Behavioral Health Sponsors Drug Prevention Walk

Come and Support Drug Prevention Walk Sponsored By Serenity at Summit PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J., Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- New Jersey Drug & Alcohol Addiction Facility Summit Behavioral Health is a major sponsor of the 2017 ...

Treatment Programs Summit Behavioral Health
by Staff Writer / September 26 / Comments Off on What Are the Treatment Programs at Serenity at Summit?

In a recent addition to their Health and Wellness series of videos, Serenity at Summit’s Chief Operating Officer, Maria Ulmer MA, LMFT, CAADC, spoke about the types of drug and ...

Dual-Diagnosis Treatment Summit Behavioral Health
by Staff Writer / September 22 / Comments Off on Video Explains – What is Dual Diagnosis & Co-Occurring Disorders

Serenity at Summit’s Chief Operating Officer, Maria Ulmer MA, LMFT, CAADC, explains what dual-diagnosis is and how Serenity approaches the treatment for clients who have it in a recent video ...

by Staff Writer / September 20 / Comments Off on Teen Addiction – Are Your Kids Addicted to Screens?

Brains can become dependent on and addicted to using screens These days, you can’t go anywhere without seeing people looking down at their smartphones. And any home that has kids has ...

by Staff Writer / September 18 / Comments Off on Overdose Deaths: Drug Addiction Expert Breaks Down The Up-tick In Adolescent Overdoses

Paul Lavella of Serenity at Summit weighs in on the significant climb in overdose deaths of those under the age of 18. When it comes to acknowledging the Opioid Epidemic, the ...

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by Staff Writer / September 13 / Comments Off on Serenity at Summit to Hold Event During Cape Cod Symposium

Summit Behavioral Health's Haverhill, Massachusetts facility, Serenity at Summit, will host the 2nd Annual Beachside Bash during the Cape Cod Symposium on September 15th Summit Behavioral Health's Haverhill, Massachusetts facility, Serenity at ...

by Staff Writer / September 12 / Comments Off on Serenity Drug & Alcohol Addiction Center Celebrates 5 Years

New Jersey-based addiction treatment centers of Summit Behavioral Health & Serenity at Summit with 6 locations in NJ, PA and MA are 5 years old today September 12, 2017. Princeton Junction, ...

by Staff Writer / September 12 / Comments Off on What is Post Acute Withdrawal Syndrome (PAWS)?
by: Staff Writer September 12

Post-acute withdrawal syndrome (PAWS), also known as chronic withdrawal or protracted withdrawal, encompasses a wide variety of symptoms (sometimes debilitating) that continue after acute withdrawal from stopping drug or alcohol ...