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    The Center for Network Therapy (CNT) is led by Indra Cidambi, M.D., who has been recognized for her innovations in addiction treatment. Although opiate withdrawal was sometimes treated in an outpatient setting, she was the first to introduce outpatient treatment for alcohol withdrawal and benzodiazepine withdrawal. Besides lending her expertise to numerous media outlets, she has also been a prolific writer on topics that concern addiction and treatment.

    Below you will find articles, op-eds and opinion pieces that explain new or emerging substances of abuse, new medications that may impact treatment and analysis of addiction treatment options.

    Blogs

    Holiday Binge Drinking: 5 Warning Signs of Alcohol Abuse

    Holiday Binge Drinking: 5 Warning Signs of Alcohol Abuse When the holiday season reaches its peak, parties and the prevalent cheerful mood give us every reason to bring out the booze and raise a toast to the numerous celebratory occasions in our lives. But on the flip side, even those who tag themselves as social ...
    22 Apr 2020
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    How to Identify the Telltale Signs of Addiction in your Kids?

    How to Identify the Telltale Signs of Addiction in your Kids? Summer holidays have arrived and it’s time for students to head home from college and teenagers to look forward to spending time outside school. According to Dr. Indra Cidambi, an addiction expert and a leading name in Addiction Medicine, excessive free time on their ...
    22 Apr 2020
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    Is Your Physician Unknowingly Boosting Your Addiction?

    Is Your Physician Unknowingly Boosting Your Addiction? Opioid and benzodiazepine abuse are a significant issue in the U.S. Some patients may be unaware of the fact that they are now addicted to either benzodiazepine or an opioid until they give it up and start feeling the effects of benzodiazepine withdrawal or opioid withdrawal; at this ...
    22 Apr 2020
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    Outpatient Drug Treatment

    Outpatient Drug Treatment Recall the first time you experimented with drugs or alcohol! Maybe it was due to peer pressure. Maybe you wanted to look cool. You always thought you were too smart to be “hooked” on drugs. You always believed you could quit having fun with drugs or alcohol whenever you wished. Little did ...
    22 Mar 2020
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    The Dangers Of COVID-19 And Substance Disorders

    The Dangers Of COVID-19 And Substance Disorders As the coronavirus pandemic threatens our way of life, everything is changing and everyone is adapting. Remember, individuals suffering from substance use disorders are at higher risk of contracting CoronaVirus due to comorbid conditions and urban/suburban demographics. If you or a loved one suffer from addiction, it is ...
    22 Mar 2020
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    Exploring Optimal Approaches to Treat Addiction to Alcohol or Drugs

    Exploring Optimal Approaches to Treat Addiction to Alcohol or Drugs Alcohol abuse or alcohol dependency is one of the most significant issues still plaguing our modern society. The excessive consumption of or dependency on alcohol can give rise to many social and personal problems. Over the long term, it can have significant detrimental effects on ...
    10 Mar 2020
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    REFINERY29: Here’s How To Finally Put Down Your Juul

    REFINERY29 published a print featuring Dr. Cidambi
    5 Feb 2020
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    5 Key Things to Look for in a Rehab Center

    5 Key Things to Look for in a Rehab Center Addiction of any kind, be it to alcohol or drugs, is a dreaded affliction. Not only does it tend to destroy the individual who is addicted, but also impacts everyone in his network – friends or family. Many addiction or rehab treatment centers have effective ...
    29 Jan 2020
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    NYMetroParents: How to Help Your Teen Manage Stress

    NYMetroParents published a print featuring Dr. Cidambi
    26 Jan 2020
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    Why Choose CNT?

    Why Choose CNT? If you have a family member or friend who suffers from addiction or you find yourself trudging down a path of self-destruction and need help, it brings you to the daunting task of identifying the right detoxification center as more often than not, it is the key to effective treatment. There are ...
    13 Jan 2020
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    The New York Times – How to Help a Teenager Handle the Death of an Idol

    The New York Times published a print featuring Dr. Cidambi
    25 Dec 2019
    Blogs

    Drug Counseling: The Importance of Utilizing It

    Drug Counseling: The Importance of Utilizing It People initiate drug use for a variety of reasons. Often, it is because they want to stop the pain, either physical or emotional. Their bodies get used to the dosage and now they need greater quantities to continue feeling the same high. With time, the body becomes chemically ...
    5 Dec 2019
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    Drug Rehab and Detox in NJ: Why You Should Seek Treatment for Withdrawal Symptoms

    Drug Rehab and Detox in NJ: Why You Should Seek Treatment for Withdrawal Symptoms Many people who suffer from an addiction to drugs or alcohol believe they cannot take control of their addiction. Although some may try to kick the habit by themselves, it is not advisable to do so due to the health risks ...
    24 Nov 2019
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    Alcohol Withdrawal Detox

    Alcohol Withdrawal Detox Alcohol may be legal, but it can be dangerous when it begins to affect your work, family, and life. When you become dependent on alcohol or addicted to it, your body may begin to have mental and physical problems when you reduce your alcohol intake or stop. This is known as alcohol ...
    6 Nov 2019
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    How To Talk To Your Kid About Vaping: Start Really Young

    How To Talk To Your Kid About Vaping: Start Really Young
    11 Oct 2019
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    Substance Abuse Evaluations

    Substance Abuse Evaluations Each person struggling with addiction carries different levels of dependence and physical conditions. To form the most effective treatment plan, a substance abuse evaluation plan takes place to assess the individual addiction level. The evaluation helps to customize treatment plans that have a higher chance to succeed. What to Expect at a ...
    10 Oct 2019
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    Best Strategies to Battle Opioid Addiction

    Best Strategies to Battle Opioid Addiction Opioid addiction is a serious and debilitating condition that can have potentially disastrous effects on an individual’s physical and mental wellbeing. It also causes problems like relationship difficulties, social withdrawal, financial stress, and more. In addition, the actual process of battling addiction can be a long and stressful one. ...
    10 Oct 2019
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    Klonopin Addiction Treatment

    Klonopin Addiction Treatment Doctors give prescription drugs to help patients. Is that always true? Are prescription drugs helpful and safe? The truth is that taking prescription drugs such as Klonopin has a thin line between treatment to addiction. Sadly, many prescribers develop a dependence on a drug that is supposed to help. Addiction to Klonopin ...
    26 Sep 2019
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    Alcohol and Drug Addiction Treatment Centers Near New York

    Alcohol and Drug Addiction Treatment Centers Near New York A pioneer in high-quality Ambulatory (Outpatient) Detox and Rehab, the Center for Network Therapy (CNT) is located just a short drive from Manhattan (New York.) CNT offers detoxification from alcohol, opiates, benzodiazepines, stimulants, anesthetics, and other substances. With a core belief that network therapy, which involves ...
    15 Sep 2019
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    Suboxone and Alcohol

    Suboxone and Alcohol Suboxone is prescribed to treat opioid dependence, acute or chronic pain. In most cases, the drug helps to overcome addiction and avoid relapse after treatment. Sadly, suboxone users mix the prescribed medication with alcohol, trying to reach the same high as the opioid agonist. Mixing Suboxone with alcohol is extremely dangerous; this ...
    5 Aug 2019
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    Ambulatory, Outpatient Addiction Treatment

    Ambulatory, Outpatient Addiction Treatment Ambulatory or outpatient treatment does not involve an overnight stay at a treatment facility, but it can provide effective outpatient rehab in New Jersey. Outpatient or ambulatory care takes place at a facility that specializes in treating substance use disorders. Treatment at outpatient rehabs in New Jersey can accommodate the needs ...
    4 Aug 2019
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    Alcohol and Drug Detox and Rehab Centers

    Alcohol and Drug Detox and Rehab Centers Rehabilitation facilities are utilized to recover from various medical conditions – physical, mental illness, and addiction. Drug and alcohol detoxification and rehab centers specialize in treating individuals addicted to various substances. Most drug and alcohol detoxification and rehab facilities treat a range of chemical dependency. The major difference ...
    31 Jul 2019
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    Thrive Global – How to Alleviate Travel Anxiety and Avoid Addiction

    Thrive Global published a print authored by Dr. Cidambi
    22 Jul 2019
    Print Online Press

    RealSimple – 6 Practical Ways to Deal With Travel Anxiety by Dr. Cidambi

    RealSimp.com publishes a print authored by Dr. Cidambi
    21 Jul 2019
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