woman is practicing mindfulness based relapse prevention by meditating in the woods

Mindfulness Based Relapse Prevention

Addiction, substance abuse disorders, and alcoholism are all mental health conditions that are chronic in nature. They are also progressive conditions, meaning that the longer you avoid treatment and mindfulness based relapse prevention, the more pervasive and damaging the symptoms become. Substance abuse problems can diminish your standard of living, cause mounting financial debt and…

Laid on a table are some schedule 1 drugs

Schedule 1 Drugs

Although prescription medications are legal because they provide important medical and therapeutic benefits, prescriptions like Xanax, OxyContin, and Vicodin are prone to abuse. Illicit drugs like heroin, MDMA, and hallucinogenics are classified by the federal government as Schedule 1 drugs, meaning that they have a high potential for abuse and limited medical applications. Drug and…