Gateway Foundation LGBTQ+ Residential Program Out in Recovery Opening in Lake Villa

New LGBTQ+ Residential Program: Out in Recovery

People in the LGBTQ+ community face higher rates of substance use disorders and other mental health issues than their non-LGBTQ+ peers. Exacerbating the problem, many LGBTQ+ individuals have additionally experienced discrimination, blame or complete denial of care from their healthcare provider due to their sexual orientation or gender identity. To address this stigma and better…

heroin withdrawal symptoms

Deal with Heroin Withdrawal Symptoms in Treatment

The decision to stop using heroin is one that no one should take lightly. Still, it’s absolutely necessary or the addiction sufferer faces some potentially severe repercussions from their addiction. As the addict will soon discover, getting past heroin withdrawal symptoms might end up being the biggest challenge. That’s when you need drug addiction treatment…