4 Realities of Telehealth
COVID-19 has recently shined a different light on telehealth. In a world where hospitals are overwhelmed, and the front-line healthcare workers are our everyday heroes, a trip to the ER, or family physician should be avoided at all costs. While telehealth is not a new solution, the recent surge in demand has made it a viable option for a variety of healthcare needs. Since telehealth is a remote healthcare option, it does not pose the same risks as an in person visit.
Substance Abuse Assessments
Do you or someone you care about have a concern about your alcohol or drug use? In an effort to better serve our communities, First Step provides substance abuse assessments to
A Brief History of First Step Services LLC
First Step was originated by Henry Tarkington in 2001, in Garner, NC as a single-therapist practice, as “Henry Tarkington, MSW”. In early 2002, “1st Step Substance Abuse & DWI Services,” the company’s
Not ready for substance abuse treatment?
It seems impossible to convince the necessity of it to someone who is not ready for substance abuse treatment. Research shows it could take 5 – 6 treatments to help a
Substance Abuse: Recovery & Responsibility
Have you ever had the feeling that addicts act like they are still adolescents or children? Do you wonder why they are often unable to fulfill normal adult responsibilities? The
Using health insurance and Medicare for alcohol, drug rehab and substance abuse treatment.
Using health insurance: 1. During the phone call for the initial appointment, have your health insurance information available. 2. Bring your Health Insurance card to the initial appointment. Information on
Medical Model of Substance Abuse Treatment?
The reason for this article is to stimulate thought about where a pure medical model of substance abuse treatment seems to be taking us. The medical model of substance abuse treatment