valium addiction

Valium Overdose: Signs, Signals, and Solutions

Here in San Diego County (where Pure Life Recovery is located) it’s common to see individuals struggling with addiction to benzodiazepines (or “benzos” for short). This class of drug is typically prescribed by a doctor; however, prolonged use will create dependency like any addictive substance. Once a person has a substance use disorder, the likelihood…

co-occurring disorder addiction treatment

Addiction and Co-occurring Disorders

When a person is looking for help with a disorder in their life, the navigating the maze of behavioral health and psychological treatment can be an overwhelming task. So much is involved in treating mental disorders. From experienced professional attention, individual psychotherapy, medication, even an personal willingness, the path is arduous. When you add addiction,…