COVID-19 is changing most aspects of everyday life. One big part of that is work.
While most of us are stuck at home to stop the spread of COVID-19, we may
Amatus Recovery Centers COO Michael Silberman, along with Midwest Recovery Center Director of Client relations Rob Schilder and Midwest Recovery Center client Ezra Baden appeared on WJZ to discuss how the COVID-19 pandemic is impacting people’s addictions, and the way they reach out for help.
For many people – in and out of recovery – uncertainty is a cause for unneeded stress and anxiety. It’s probably because when things are uncertain, it means that there is something out of our control. If only we could have our way.
So you’re stuck at home. You want to keep your mind stimulated, but you also want to avoid the news. How about a podcast? Here are some podcasts about addiction, sobriety and mental health.
The boredom, isolation and stress many are dealing with now may be a recipe for alcohol or drug cravings. Fortunately, cravings don’t mean relapse is inevitable. Below are some techniques that can help curb the urge to drink or use while socially distancing.
During the COVID 19 Pandemic, there are a lot of existing health-related issues that can be difficult to treat in isolation. For people in recovery isolating themselves could trigger a relapse or worse. Amatus Recovery Centers helps people in several states including Maryland. Michael Silberman Chief Operating Officer joined 98 Rock in Baltimore with some…
Recovering from addiction during the quarantine Amid the COVID-19 outbreak, you may feel worried about entering treatment. This is a very difficult time for everyone, but we hope it doesn’t stop you from seeking the help you need. We can assure you that the safety of our clients is our first priority. During this time…
A lot of people are having a hard time right now. That includes—maybe especially—those who have struggled with addiction. Tons of news articles are circulating about the effect isolation has on recovery. But I’m not seeing much about how well-equipped people in recovery may be to face this. Those of us who have gotten sober have weathered our own crises.
Michael Silberman with Amatus Recovery Centers talks to Midday Maryland’s Elsa M. about the treatment adjustments and the anxiety people are suffering during the COVID-19 pandemic. All of the Amatus centers are here for you! The facilities in six states will continue to offer the full continuum of addiction treatment care to our current clients…