Substance Use Disorder

With more than 30 years of experience managing substance use disorder (SUD) service delivery, Beacon understands the unique challenges of addiction. We equip our providers with the right tools and clinical resources to identify and treat SUDs, so the people we serve achieve and sustain long-term recovery.

Recovering Lives: Vincent’s Story

"I reached a point where I was ready to do everything I always avoided in the past. I told myself I'm going to flip it around and say yes to everything I always said no...

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Examining the Cycle of Opioid Treatment

For those without firsthand understanding of opioid use disorder, the evolution of the situation seems to take a predictable pattern. Opioid use, either medicinal or...

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How Beacon is Combating the Opioid Addiction Crisis

2 million Americans are addicted to prescription opioids Opioid overdose is now the #1 cause of accidental death in America Opioid-related deaths have...

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Is Addiction a Chronic Brain Disease?

Addiction as a chronic brain disease continues to be debated, but a recent article in the New England Journal of Medicine asserts that neuroscience supports addiction as...

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