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Hormonal Shifting and the Treatment of Addiction

Monday 28th July 2008

Discover the impact of hormonal shifting on addiction treatment and recovery in this episode of One Hour AT A Time. Learn from Donna Corrente's professional experience in the addiction field and Mary Wood's personal experience of perimenopause.
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Gender Differences in Recovery: Hormonal Shifting and the Treatment of Addiction

Recovery, whether it is from substance abuse or a mental illness, or both requires a treatment plan, which in many cases is as effective as treatments for other chronic illnesses.
One Hour AT A Time is a podcast that aims to increase awareness about recovery and decrease discrimination against individuals in the recovery process. In this episode, host Mary Woods discusses gender differences in addiction recovery with Donna Corrente, a professional with almost 20 years of experience in the addiction field. The conversation focuses on the impact of hormonal shifting on addiction treatment and recovery, particularly during perimenopause.
Mary shares her personal experience of hitting a wall in her recovery during perimenopause, which highlights the importance of a holistic approach to recovery that recognizes the spiritual, physical, and emotional aspects of hormonal shifting. Donna emphasizes the value of multidisciplinary treatment teams that provide comprehensive assessments and address trauma, LGBTQ+ issues, and subcultural issues in recovery. They also discuss the benefits of Alcoholics Anonymous for women, including the book