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Opioid Abuse Symptoms

By | 2019-04-18T20:59:19+00:00 April 17th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Opioid addiction is one of the most challenging and difficult conditions to overcome for both patients and their loved ones. According to the National Institutes of Health, using opioids can alter brain chemistry, eventually requiring increasingly higher doses to achieve the same effects, with long-term use leading to dependence and excruciating withdrawal symptoms if the drug [...]

Inside the Opioid Epidemic: WBTV

By | 2018-01-08T17:28:20+00:00 January 8th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Ward Blanchard was interviewed for a powerful series of 6 short TV segments on WBTV’s Channel 3 in Charlotte called, “Inside the Opioid Epidemic” in November. Ward’s piece was in episode 3, “it’s all around us.” In case you missed it, here is the link to the full program.

Behavioral Health Care Accreditation from the Joint Commission.

By | 2018-01-08T17:22:42+00:00 January 8th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Heather Jennissen, RN, BSN Director of Clinical Outreach Heatherj@theblanchardinsitute.com 704.909.8613 Note: High resolution logos and photos available upon request. CHARLOTTE ADDICTION TREATMENT CENTER POISED TO TAKE ON OPIOID CRISIS: The Blanchard Institute Achieves Behavioral Health Care Accreditation from the Joint Commission. CHARLOTTE, NC – December 19, 2017 – In 2015, public healthcare [...]

New Addiction Treatment Center Opens in Charlotte

By | 2017-12-31T01:05:03+00:00 December 30th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Heather Jennissen, RN, BSN Director of Clinical Outreach Heatherj@theblanchardinsitute.com 704.909.8613 Note: High resolution logos and photos available upon request. New Leader in Mental Health and Addiction Treatment Officially Opens Charlotte, North Carolina – February 9, 2017 – The Blanchard Institute has officially opened as a leading provider of outpatient mental health, [...]