Understanding the Trauma-Substance Use Connection

By Jason Clayden on June 28, 2024

We are joined by Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor Melissa Cribb to explore the intricate relationship between trauma and substance use disorders. Melissa shares her extensive experience working in both intensive outpatient and community-based settings, providing a deep dive into how trauma-informed care can transform treatment approaches.

Listen in as they discuss the causes of addiction, the impact of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), and the critical need for empathy and understanding in supporting individuals on their recovery journey.