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Addiction Treatment Services Lack Funding

While the nation continues to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic, addiction and mental health disorders should be in the spotlight. The public health crisis has affected the lives of every American

Recovery Challenges Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic and New Threats

As Mental Health Awareness Month comes to close, we hope that you will continue to prioritize your recovery needs during these challenging times. While the United States is far from

Mental Health Awareness Month: You Are Not Alone in Recovery

The COVID-19 pandemic rages on in the United States and abroad, as do stay at home orders in many states. Some 33.5 million Americans have been laid off or furloughed

Recovery Meetings Online and Other Resources

The COVID-19 pandemic has become more severe in the United States. People inside and out of the rooms of recovery are living through an unprecedented event requiring physical and mental

Recovery Protections in the Wake of COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

A few days ago, we published an article discussing the steps NorthStar Transitions is taking to protect our clients during the Coronavirus pandemic. As we pointed out at the time,

Opioid Use Disorder and Overdose Death: Underreported

The American opioid addiction epidemic made headlines last week. Once again, the news is bleak. This public health crisis involves millions of opioid use disorder cases, has taken an astonishing

Cannabis Use Disorder Treatment and Recovery

In a myriad of Rocky Mountain valleys are towns and cities where it is now legal for men and women to use cannabis, provided they are over the age of

Methamphetamine Addiction Surges in America

In the shadows of the American opioid crisis is methamphetamine, a powerful stimulant that is making a robust comeback in the United States. With all the discussion surrounding opioid use

Recovery Resolutions: Setting Realistic and Attainable Goals for 2020

At NorthStar Transitions, we hope that everyone working programs of addiction recovery had a safe and sober New Year’s Eve. We understand that NYE, like Christmas, can be especially challenging

Recovery First During Christmas

Christmas is now less than a week away. At NorthStar Transitions, we hope you are prepared for managing the holiday with recovery at the forefront of your mind. All of