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How Professional Treatment Programs Help Addiction

December 01, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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...

How To Support An Addict In Recovery

October 18, 2017
Throughout my experience as a professional counselor, whether it be in a treatment facility or a private practice setting, I’ve always found that when working with addiction, it’s best to have the family involved. As much family as possible. When it comes down to it, the support that a family provides to a patient recovering from addiction is essential to that patient’s success.   It...

Marijuana And Addiction

October 17, 2017
In recent years, marijuana has made headlines as state after state has passed laws either legalizing it completely or allowing its legal use in specific situations. Currently, 26 states and the District of Columbia have laws that permit marijuana use in some form, and three additional states have passed legalization laws but have yet to make them effective. With half of the country legalizin...

What You Should Know About Inpatient And Outpatient Rehab

October 16, 2017
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 and outpatient rehab? The answers are important, because of people suffering from addiction who commit to a drug treatment program, or an alcohol rehab program, need to understand wh...