The importance of addressing trauma in substance abuse treatment can’t be overstated. And we need to not only look at the trauma that may have caused pain that led to using drugs or alcohol. We also need to look at the trauma that often happens during active addiction. This is where a skilled professional can help design a customized path to the right resources.
Here’s a good U.S. News story about the importance of addressing trauma.
If you need help, reach out. We know great resources for the treatment of trauma.