WOMEN WITH ADDCTION HAVE SPECIAL NEEDS

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Addiction specialist, Dr. Indra Cidambi is an expert in treating women with addiction issues. She recognizes the unique challenges women face as they deal with addiction. The press release details her approach to treating women with substance use disorders and it was published in the Huffington Post and Psychology Today.

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Is Your Doctor Enabling Your Addiction?

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Addiction Expert, Dr. Indra Cidambi provides guidelines to check if your physician is inadvertently enabling your addiction. Some physicians do not realize that commonly used medications to treat pain and anxiety can be highly addictive and prescribe them. This article will help individuals identify if their physician is one of the enablers.

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Brian Cuban Praises Center for Network Therapy’s Outpatient Detox Model

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Brian Cuban, author and brother of Mark Cuban, visited CNT and talked to clients to learn about their experience at CNT. He left impressed with the efficacy and success of the Ambulatory detox model. This is what he had to say about CNT: Their outpatient detox model has proven effective for those seeking to end the cycle of addiction.

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OUTPATIENT DETOX MODEL GAINING POPULARITY IN ADDICTION TREATMENT

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Addiction Expert, Dr. Cidambi, explains why the outpatient detox model will eventually marginalize the inpatient model. Incorporating the home environment into treatment, elevating support at home and customized medication management, among other factors, drive the higher efficacy of outpatient detoxification.

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PROBUPHINE: FORMIDABLE HURDLES WILL SEVERELY LIMIT ADOPTION

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The FDA recently approved Probuphine, an implantable form of buprenorphine, for longer term maintenance treatment to address opiate withdrawal and opiate craving post opiate detoxification. Addiction expert, Dr. Cidambi provides her take on Probuphine. Her view is that implementation is cumbersome and will likely limit the uptake of the medication.

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GOVERNOR’S $100 MILLION SPEND FOR NEW JERSEY’S DRUG

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The nation’s leading chemical dependency expert, Dr. Cidambi, opines that NJ Governor Chris Christie’s intention to spend an additional $100 Million to increase Medicaid reimbursement rates would have been better utilized if some of it were to be spent on cost effective and higher efficacy modalities of care such as Ambulatory (Outpatient) Detox.

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HOW TO MAKE A SOBER HOLIDAY HAPPEN

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The Holidays are an especially trying time for individuals in recovery. CNT’s Medical Director and the nation’s leading addiction expert, Dr. Cidambi, offers 3 tips to help one stay sober during the holidays and 3 tips to help a loved one stay sober.

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HOLIDAY BINGE DRINKING: FIVE SIGNS YOU ARE ABUSING ALCOHOL

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Many individuals binge drink during the holidays as the party season is in full swing. Dr. Cidambi suggests that they should become aware if they are abusing alcohol or using it as an emotional crutch.

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TEENS AND THE ABUSE OF THE ‘GOOD-GRADE’ PILL

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CNT’s Medical Director, Indra Cidambi, M.D., talks about the misconceptions about Adderall, highlights the potential of getting addicted to Adderall and the possibility of the medication becoming the “gateway” drug leading to abuse of other substances.

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