Heroin Overdoses Expand Among Adolescents and Remain Problematic in New York State

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Teens looking for their next ‘fix’ find it in a powerful fentanyl and heroin combination. Recovery Associates can help these troubled youths stop their drug use through their Adolescent Track.

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This pattern of teens using drugs, abusing their bodies, then going back out for more is symptomatic of an addictive process.

A spike in the number of teen heroin overdoses in New York state is a haunting reminder of how powerful and addictive this drug can be among adolescents. To read more about this drug problem visit this link http://www.wivb.com/dpp/news/erie/increase-in-number-of-heroin-overdoses

According to a recent report, officials in upstate New York are concerned that teens are mixing heroin with another powerful drug – fentanyl – and end up overdosing.

This pattern of teens using drugs, abusing their bodies, then going back out for more is symptomatic of an addictive process. One sure way to change course is to enter drug rehab and start learning about healthier life choices. Recovery Associates developed its Adolescent Track for these exact situations, where teens can leave the drug life behind and start truly living a sober, free, happy life.

Recovery Associates is a drug and alcohol treatment center that provides a variety of programs and services for men, women and teens struggling with chemical dependency issues. At the core of their philosophy is the belief that addiction is a treatable illness. Their addiction treatment experience has shown that anyone is capable of achieving lasting recovery and physical, mental and spiritual freedom from the disease of addiction.

Their unique program offers three different tracks: a Traditional Track, an Expressive Therapies Track, Teen Rehab Track, and a Christian Rehab Track. They believe that by utilizing a variety of therapies they can better assist their clients in finding their own individualized path to recovery. Their focus is on the underlying issues that have led to the addictive behaviors and destructive patterns.

Recovery Associates’ multidisciplinary team is made up of a Board Certified Addictions Psychiatrist, Master’s Level Therapists and Certified Addictions Counselors. They are passionate about recovery and helping individuals and families begin the healing process.

For more information about Recovery Associates’ drug and alcohol treatment, call 800-392-3180 today or visit their website at http://recoveryassociates.com.

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