Category: Opioids

New Directions for Women Alumna Featured in Cosmopolitan Magazine

New Directions for Women Alumna Featured in Cosmopolitan Magazine

We want to celebrate our alumna Jaana Woodbury’s courageous interview about her recovery journey, including receiving addiction treatment at New Directions for Women with her daughter, in Cosmopolitan Magazine. But first, we want to talk for just a moment about …

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Substance Use Disorder and Suicide Go Hand-in-Hand

Substance Use Disorder and Suicide Go Hand-in-Hand

With the opioid crisis in full swing and fatal overdoses at an all-time high, most people know that addiction can be deadly. There is a high probability that abusing substances like prescription painkillers, cocaine, crystal meth, or heroin can lead …

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Fentanyl and Its Role in the Opioid Crisis

Fentanyl and Its Role in the Opioid Crisis

In 2017, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services declared a national public health emergency in response to the opioid crisis, as requested by President Donald Trump. This action was taken as the result of 2016 data which reported …

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The Power of Women Helping Women get Sober

The Power of Women Helping Women get Sober

Woman Power – Run By Women For Women At New Directions for Women, we have been helping women get sober at our CARF accredited addiction treatment facility for more than 40 years. Our rehab center is run by women for …

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Signs Your Teenage Daughter is Addicted to Illegal Drugs

8 Signs Your Teenage Daughter is Addicted to Illegal Drugs

Drug addiction is a terrifying reality for many girls across the United States and around the world. Every loving parent wants to shield their daughter from this devastating condition. It is not uncommon for girls to develop a substance use …

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7 Awesome Things That Happen When You Get Sober

7 Awesome Things That Happen When You Get Sober

Thinking About Getting Sober? If you are thinking about giving up drugs, we know this is a scary time for you. You are probably wondering what your life will be like when you stop getting high. Will I still have …

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