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Childhood Trauma and Addiction

woman struggling with substance abuse Contributor: Staff at Timberline Knolls Residential Treatment Center Childhood trauma and substance use disorders are unfortunately prevalent problems in the United States and many other nations. According to a 2015 study that was funded by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), about 10% of adults in the U.S., or more than 23 [...]
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State of the Opioid Epidemic 2021

Woman Athlete Jogging Running on Trail in Woods Contributor: Staff at Timberline Knolls Residential Treatment Center For more than two decades, the United States has been in the midst of an opioid epidemic. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), from 1999-2019, opioid overdoses were responsible for almost 500,000 deaths in the U.S. [1]. Today, as the nation begins to emerge [...]
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