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Addiction, Overdose and Suicide

Sadly, suicide remains one of the leading causes of death in the U.S., which has led some mental health professionals to classify it as a severe epidemic. Every year, mental health organizations, suicide survivors and those whose lives have been touched by suicide commemorate National Suicide Awareness Month in...

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Brain Plasticity in Addiction

Long-term drug use is a contributing factor in brain cell death, brain shrinkage, cognitive disease and many other issues. However, the brain's flexibility enables it to heal even after experiencing significant hardship. It won't always return to its original functioning, but enough healing is possible that many people succeed...

COVID-19 update: The health and safety of our clients at Vista Taos Renewal Center continues to be our highest priority. Due to the national rise in cases of COVID-19, all potential clients entering the Vista Taos program shall be tested for the virus and must receive their results prior to admission. Vista Taos continues to work closely with the New Mexico Department of Health, adhering to the highest standards of care for our clients, and will provide subsequent testing after admission as needed. For assistance in finding the most efficient testing sites, please contact our Director of Community Relations, Jeremy Lihte, at (575) 425-1913