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The Opioid Epidemic: How It is Affecting Our Children

December 15
Holistic drug and alcohol treatment facility, Serenity at Summit, in Haverhill, Massachusetts, understands the impact that addiction has on families. Drug and alcohol addiction doesn’t only affect the person using or drinking – it works its way into every family member’s or loved one’s life, including children. Parental Drug Abuse – By the Numbers The number of children living in h...

The Opioid Epidemic: Is History Repeating Itself?

December 14
Leading New Jersey drug and alcohol addiction treatment center, Summit Behavioral Health, weighs in on the opioid epidemic that is plaguing the nation and how it mirrors other drug epidemics from the past. The Current State of the Opioid Epidemic What started out as a new way to treat acute and chronic pain has fast become an epidemic of drug abuse and drug deaths. Opioid painkille...

New Jersey Drug and Alcohol Treatment Facility – Is Treatment A Secret?

December 12
New Jersey addiction treatment center, Summit Behavioral Health, helps people who have been through treatment understand some of the responses they may receive when talking about their experience. When You Get Out of Treatment Now that you are out of treatment, you may be wondering if you should let people know. Ultimately, the choice of whether or not to tell is yours. If you decide...

How Professional Treatment Programs Help Addiction

December 01
New Jersey drug and alcohol addiction treatment center, Summit Behavioral Health, shares the benefits of getting help from a professional drug and alcohol treatment facility. How Does Professional Treatment Help Addiction? While the rate of relapse among those in early recovery is high, the best chance of long-term sobriety is professional treatment. Studies have shown that getting ...

How Residential Addiction Treatment Can Change Lives

November 29
Residential drug and alcohol treatment facility, Serenity at Summit, sees the difference that residential drug and alcohol treatment can make in the lives of their patients every day, and they want to share it. When people are in active addiction, their lives are chaotic and full of negative consequences. Taking the steps to get sober and get out from under those negative consequences i...

Calling Medical Professionals In NJ, MA & PA

November 13
In their video, Refer Your Clients to Summit Behavioral Health, the organization’s Chief Operating Officer, Maria Ulmer MA, LMFT, CAADC, spoke directly to other medical professionals about referring clients with addiction issues to Summit, and how they handle the transition for both the provider and the client. Ulmer stressed the importance of communication between the referring doctor ...

Summit Behavioral Health Launches Health And Wellness Series

November 06
In a recently released video that is part of their Health and Wellness series, Summit Behavioral Health discusses what it is that separates their rehabilitation facilities from others. Chief Operating Officer, Maria Ulmer MA, LMFT, CAADC, answers questions about differences clients will experience when attending Summit versus other drug and alcohol addiction programs. Ulmer boils down S...

Serenity At Summit Offers Teen Addiction Treatment In New Jersey & Haverhill MA

November 03
Chief Operating Officer of Summit Behavioral Health, Maria Ulmer MA, LMFT, CAADC, recently recorded a video covering teen addiction treatment options as part  of to the organization’s Health and Wellness series. In this video, Ulmer discuss the addiction treatment programs that Summit offers to teens and young adults.   For teens who are between the ages of 14 and 18, Summit extends its ...

Choosing The Best Inpatient Fentanyl Addiction Rehab

October 23
The opioid epidemic is rampant in all parts of the country; there is no demographic that is not affected by it. More and more people are dying from overdoses of heroin and prescription painkillers like fentanyl. According to a recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the most recent dramatic increase follows the pattern that has been going on since 1999 when p...

The Evolution Of Marijuana - NJ Addiction Rehab To Host Lunch & Discussion

October 20
Summit Behavioral Health will host a lunch and discussion session for professional counselors titled, “Drug Trends: The Evolution of Marijuana” on Friday, November 10 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Summit Outpatient facility at 4065 Quakerbridge Road, West Windsor Township in New Jersey. The session will explore how the legalization and decriminalization of marijuana will affect counselor...