February 8, 2020

The Virginia Center for Addiction Medicine Names Anna McKean as Chief Executive Officer

The Virginia Center for Addiction Medicine is proud to announce that we have appointed Anna McKean as our new chief executive officer. Anna, along with members […]
February 1, 2020

Silent No More – The Key to Turning the Tide On the Opioid Crisis is Treatment

There is an old anecdote about a guy looking for his lost car keys at night on a dark street, not where they were likely dropped […]
March 9, 2018

Drug Detoxification Process Explained

Medical professionals often define addiction as a chronic disease in which drugs force a physical dependence. In most cases, until a point where a patient is […]
February 16, 2018

Benefits of Involving Family During Addiction Treatment

An addiction or disorder usually begins due to social interaction. In fact, whether we know it or not, families can be unwittingly involved in the process […]