Prozac is an antidepressant that is too commonly abused, as this mood altering substance can cause severe mental effects, despite not being physically addictive. Click here for more information.
Adderall is a popular drug that is used to treat ADHD. However, people also use it to replicate the effects of cocaine, or as a study drug to help them focus on work or school tasks. Click here for more information.
Ritalin is another commonly used drug to treat the symptoms of ADHD. Ritalin can also be an abusive substance if it is crushed up and snorted in a similar way to cocaine. Click here for more information.
Vicodin is a painkiller that is prescribed to fight chronic pain. However, it is also an opiate that can be incredibly addictive, potentially even if a person is only taken the amount prescribed by their doctor. Click here for more information.
Xanax is a mood-altering antidepressant that is typically used to help fight anxiety disorders. However, the need to stifle anxious feelings and the rate at which people grow a tolerance to Xanax give it the potential to be a dangerous drug. Click here for more information.
Valium is a tranquilizer drug that helps users relax and be at ease, but it can also be a physically and psychologically addictive substance the can lead users to even stronger drugs. Click here for more information.
Real Stories of Recovery
"I had come to a place of complete darkness and hopelessness in my life - if I had waited any longer to get help I don't think I would be alive today. The transformation I made in those two months is truly astonishing to me. With the help of the staff and other clients I was able to completely change my life...
"I am a 39 year old man who had lost everything that mattered in life - wives, children, a lucrative business, family and friends. I had given up on life and had decided I was a hopeless case. After trying to end it all one night I decided I needed help or I was going to die or end up in jail for a very long time. I luckily found Therápia...
"Therapia for Women saved my life. I walked into those doors scared, addicted, and ready to end my life. I had lost everything due to my addiction and...
"I started using drugs and alcohol when I was seventeen. It all started with alcohol and marijuana on the weekends. By age eighteen I had moved on to pain pills, shortly after I was a full blown heroin addict. I knew I needed to stop and could see my life going down the drain. Scholarships to college were lost...
"First, I wanted to thank you for all you have done for Jeff, our family, and the amazing Band of Brothers. In 20+ years, I don't think I've met a person who could get through to Jeff the way that you have. Yes, you had a captive (no pun intended) audience with him, but, per his own words, 'If it hadn't been Davee...