2017 Blog Posts

Jun 28

What Will Your Rock Bottom Be?

by Crossroads . Treatment

The lowest point, the worst of the worst, the ‘rock bottom’. Call it what you will, many people who suffer from addiction have a personal story of landing at a place so low, there’s no further place to fall.

 
 
Jun 21

Methadone: Is The Use Of Medication Still Recovery?

by Crossroads . Treatment, Recovery

There are those who claim that people using medications like Methadone or Suboxone aren't truly in recovery. We disagree. Here's why.

 
 
Jun 14

Drug Addicts in My Neighborhood? Nah!

People with the disease of addiction are everywhere. It's a disease that doesn't discriminate based on age, size, religion, gender, or anything at all. Addiction can happen to anyone. 

 
 
Jun 07

The Cost of Treatment

by Crossroads . Treatment

What is the true cost of addiction? And when placed next to the cost of treatment, what is the most financially economical route? 

 
 
May 31

Facing The Fear: Choosing Recovery

by Crossroads . Treatment

Are you standing at a crossroad between addiction and recovery? If you're like most people, there is a dialog of fear going on in your head right now as you read those words. 

 
 
May 24

Considering Methadone Treatment at Crossroads? Here’s a Quick Guide

by Crossroads . Treatment

It’s a big decision to seek treatment for addiction. It takes courage to admit that there’s a problem, and even more courage to step through the doors of a treatment center. If you’ve done that, we applaud you. If you’re considering seeking treatment, we encourage you. It’ll be one of the best, life-changing decisions of your life.

 
 
May 19

When A Loved One Is Addicted: 2 Things You Can Do Right Now

by Crossroads . Addiction

Having a loved one with the disease of addiction is an emotional rollercoaster. The ups and the downs are merciless. It’s one of those things in life where there is no handbook on how to ride this ride without everybody getting sick.

 
 
May 09

If Addiction Could Speak

by Crossroads . Addiction, Recovery

If you’re in the thick of addiction right now, you know the voice of addiction. The one that says…

Here’s the thing: all of that, and the other things your addiction tells you, are all lies. The question is, how long will you continue to buy into it?

We want you to think into the future for just a minute. One year from now – in just 365 days - where will you be if you continue on this path you’re on today?

 
 
May 09

What’s It Like To Be Addicted to Opiates?

by Crossroads . Addiction, Opiates

It’s true that many people who become addicted arrived at this place because of bad choices. Those that fall into that category would be the first people to point that out! There are also a lot of people who ended up addicted, not because of bad choices, but because of an accident, an injury, or because of debilitating pain caused by an illness. 

 
 
Apr 03

Frequently Asked Questions

by Crossroads

Frequently Asked Questions covers the questions we hear the most at Crossroads Treatment Centers. You'll find answers to questions like, "How long will I be in treatment," and "Is Methadone safe" and much more. 

 
 
 
 
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