How Video Calls Have Improved Treatment

Video Conferencing, Columbia Treatment Center

Telemedicine has been on the rise here in the U.S., according to this article and study in the International Journal of Telemedicine and Applications*. Tele-health offers new opportunities and reduces barriers for those seeking confidential care for substance use and mental health concerns. Treatment programs and counseling services are undergoing a digital evolution with video communication playing a vital role. This year, … Read More

Online Support Groups

Online Support Groups, Columbia Treatment Center (CTC)

The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) has released a guide for treatment and support during the COVID-19 pandemic. They are strongly encouraging and promoting support groups during these times. If you cannot attend in-person groups due to social distancing guidelines, you can find some amazing resources online. Online Support Groups Online support groups are offered in a variety of … Read More