Nonbinary Gender Affirming Care

Research indicates that addiction occurs at an approximate rate of 30% in the Lesbian-Gay-Bisexual-Transgender-Queer/Questioning (LGBTQ) community. This is primarily due to social stigma that still exists for LGBTQ people in society. Traditionally, gender is defined as either “male” or “female” and is referred to as the binary gender system. There are numerous nonbinary identities that…

man struggles with alcohol addiction and considers virtual outpatient treatment

Bay-Area Virtual Outpatient Treatment for Alcohol

Virtual outpatient care is an effective and affordable form of treatment for alcohol addiction that allows individuals to receive top-quality care remotely. The virtual outpatient treatment program at New Bridge Foundation™ gives clients access to the care they need while allowing them to recover without entering a residential treatment program. If you or someone you…

Man participates in virtual outpatient services

4 Times to Consider Virtual Outpatient Services in the Bay Area

Mental health issues and addiction do not simply disappear when other issues take center stage. As the nation — and the world — face the current global pandemic, it is more important than ever that individuals struggling with these types of issues have access to high-quality remote treatment. In fact, in a quarantine situation, drug…

Emergency; Later Suicide

On May 7, 2020, the National Institute of Health issued a press release highlighting the findings of a new data analysis, which they had funded, and which had been published in the American Jour-nal of Preventative Medicine. The striking discovery found that patients who visited the emergency department for an opioid overdose are 100 times…