Category: Sober living

  • Restless legs syndrome Diagnosis and treatment

    Contents Restless legs syndrome and related disorders Study Shows No Link Between Antidepressants During Pregnancy and Later Risk of Neurodevelopmental Disorders in Children Medication Other Restless Legs Triggers Medical Treatment All medications have potential side effects and should be used only under the supervision of a physician trained in the treatment of this disorder. Some […]

  • Alcohol Assessment Tool The Wellness Center Santa Clara University

    Contents MAST Alcohol Assessment Questions for Alcohol Abuse Court-Ordered Substance Abuse Evaluations: What Are They and How The Process Works ASI (Addiction Severity Index) Frequently Asked Questions It’s one of the oldest and widely used tools for detectingalcohol abuse, and there have been many variations developed since its inception. The following version consists of 22 […]

  • What Is Psychological Dependence Get Help

    Content Criteria for Substance Dependence in the DSM-IV-TR How Addiction Affects the Brain Treatment for Substance Use Disorders Personal tools Over a long period of time, the brain becomes dependent on alcohol. Changes such as mood swings, irritability, and cravings occur when alcohol is not consumed. The person drinks to feel better again despite the […]

  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder and Substance Abuse

    Content Which 12-Step Program Is Right For Me? Narcissistic grandiosity and risky health behaviors in college students Ways To Forgive Yourself In Recovery Grandiose and Vulnerable Narcissism: Associations with Alcohol Use, Alcohol Problems and Problem Recognition If a person’s life balance is thrown out of whack over a substance they’re overconsuming, and if they are […]