Woman with Benzo Addiction

Women’s Recovery for Benzo Addiction

Benzodiazepines or benzos are medications that doctors prescribe to treat anxiety, panic disorders, seizures, and other manic and depressive episodes. Unfortunately, as effective as they are in treating certain mental health disorders, benzos can also be highly addictive. At Crossroads Maine, we understand the delicate balance between mental health treatment and developing an addiction to…

Doctor Using Therapeutic Modality To Treat Mental Health

Therapeutic Modalities for Mental Health Treatment

When you’re struggling with mental health issues or addiction, finding treatment can appear challenging. There are many therapeutic modalities for mental health treatment, which can feel overwhelming at first. In reality, the counseling process can be simpler than it appears initially. When you contact Crossroads Maine, we’ll develop a treatment plan to address your unique…

Woman Taking Opioids

Opioid Use in Women

Opioid use affects millions of people across the country each day. This addiction is one of the most common substance use disorders in the United States. Furthermore, this prevalence has led to the Department of Health and Human Services declaring that we’re in the midst of an opioid epidemic. Unfortunately, women receive prescriptions for opioids…