We provide treatment for the following addictive conditions:
At this time, we are unable to provide treatment for Stimulant (Methamphetamine/Cocaine) Use Disorder.
We prescribe the following Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) medications:
Although addiction is a chronic illness, it is also highly treatable and manageable. Treatment requires re-engineered coping strategies and sustained support. Customized individual therapy will provide you with insights into the cause of your addiction and with powerful, evidence-based tools to effectively manage it. Addiction is so problematic because it makes patient’s lives unmanageable. As addiction is treated, patients are able to experience productivity, restored connections with loved ones, and joy.
“Addiction is a complex disease of the brain and body that involves compulsive use of one or more substances despite serious health and social consequences. Addiction disrupts regions of the brain that are responsible for reward, motivation, learning, judgment, and memory. It damages various body systems as well as families, relationships, and careers.”
Dr. Jessica Allen is a leading Raleigh Durham addiction psychiatrist. She completed an intensive one-year Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship at the prestigious Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC). She is an extremely well trained Addiction Psychiatrist. MUSC is a nexus for much of the nation’s research about the treatment of Alcohol Use Disorder (colloquially referred to as Alcoholism).
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General Adult and Addiction Psychiatrist