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Methadone Treatment: Alfreda Patterson, Substance Abuse Counselor, Interview Concerted Care Group

Philip Day: Hello, and welcome to the Concerted Care Group. I’m your host, Philip Day. Here we discuss addiction, recovery, and treatment for people looking…

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Opioid Addiction Treatment Requires a Team Approach

Opioid Addiction Treatment Requires a Team Approach

No opioid addiction treatment plan succeeds alone. It is always a team effort. The opioid addict cannot be trusted to do it on their own.…

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Opioid Addiction: Why Do Users Have Cravings?

Addictions to anything-drugs, alcohol, sex, gambling-are quite serious. Every addiction has its own craving.  When it comes to opioid users, their cravings are massive and…

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Opioid Addiction Treatment: Methadone vs. Buprenorphine

Opioid addiction is increasing as millions of American citizens are using it to alleviate pain. According to US drug overdose statistics:  The death rate from…

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Opioid Addiction: Ten Red Flags that Someone Has It

Have you seen some strange behavior recently? Have you wondered if they are addicted to some substance? These are serious questions to ask yourself if…

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Find Opioid Addiction Treatment: Ms. Edith Ogunsanya, Nurse Practitioner

Edith is a nurse practitioner, in her first year at Concerted Care Group, Baltimore. She provides addiction assessments and addiction treatments. Her main focus is…

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Methadone Treatment: How it Works

Methadone saves lives. It also ends lives, if done incorrectly.


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Opioid Addiction Recovery, Baltimore Style: Cleaning Up 26ers Park Brings a Sense of Purpose

It’s hard to miss the symbolism: Former opioid addicts cleaning up the drug-infested park they once used. A park that was filled with broken glass,…

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Methadone Treatment: 5 Things to Know

Opioids are in the news. From the news conferences to talk shows to television dramas, opioids and the people affected by them are getting a…

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Interview: Alfreda Patterson, Substance Abuse Counselor

Ms. Alfreda Patterson is a Substance Abuse Counselor at the Concerted Care Group in Baltimore, Maryland. She began working at CCG in 2015. Her personal…

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