Category: Substance

Substance
How to Choose a Queer-Friendly Addiction Treatment Center

How to Choose a Queer-Friendly Addiction Treatment Center

LGBTQ+ people often face discrimination and stigma due to their sexuality and/or gender identity that can become a barrier to treatment. Discover what factors to look for in queer-friendly rehab centers and where to find…

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How Addiction Affects The Transgender Community

How Addiction Affects The Transgender Community

Transgender people may be at a higher risk of substance abuse and dependence than cisgender people. Yet there are resources available to help people in the transgender community get the behavioral health treatment they need.

Substance
Support for overcoming substance misuse

Support for overcoming substance misuse

We work with leading experts in effectively treating substance use issues to offer people a single source of relatable, reliable information at any stage of their recovery journey. StartYourRecovery.org provides helpful information for people who…

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9 Best LGBT-Friendly Drug Rehab Centers In The U.S.

9 Best LGBT-Friendly Drug Rehab Centers In The U.S.

LGBTQ-friendly drug and alcohol rehab facilities are designed to help LGBTQ-identifying people by addressing their unique needs during addiction recovery treatment. People with substance use disorders who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or queer…

Mental Health
QTBIPOC Addiction & Mental Health Support

QTBIPOC Addiction & Mental Health Support

The QTBIPOC community encompasses Queer and Trans Black, Indigenous, and People of Color. When discussing this community, we must acknowledge intersectionality. Defined as a person’s overlap of social identities, intersectionality is a combination of gender…

Mental Health
AAPI LGBTQ+ Substance Abuse and Mental Illness Support

AAPI LGBTQ+ Substance Abuse and Mental Illness Support

Members of the LGBTQ+ community have historically suffered from substance use disorders and mental health conditions that are often left untreated due to a large disparity in safe, effective healthcare options. On top of that,…

Mental Health
Black LGBTQ+ Addiction and Mental Health Support

Black LGBTQ+ Addiction and Mental Health Support

People in the LGBTQ+ community are more likely to struggle with substance abuse and mental illness, and that number increases when those individuals are also part of the BIPOC community. And unfortunately, despite the large…

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LGBTQ+ Addiction Resource Guide from Rehab.com

LGBTQ+ Addiction Resource Guide from Rehab.com

Addiction can be caused by a variety of factors, including genetics and environmental influences. A person’s experiences can play an important role in the development of addiction. This includes the people, places, and things that…

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Drug Watch

Drug Watch

DrugWatch.com – A free web resource that provides health information guides and research on various medical conditions and unsafe drugs. Members of the LGBTQ+ community have unique and complex health needs that heterosexuals don’t face.…

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List of Substance Abuse and Recovery Centers

List of Substance Abuse and Recovery Centers

There are many LGBT-friendly Substance Abuse and Recovery centers around the country. Check out the list of centers that have submitted their information link to our LGBTQIA+ Resources page*. LGBT-friendly Substance Abuse and Recovery centers…