Substance Abuse

Substance abuse occurs when usage causes physical, mental, emotional, or social harm to an individual or to the people close to him/her. People who are addicted to substances come from all walks of life and many suffer from occupational, health, or social problems.

Family Services Association - Substance Abuse PictureTreatment through individual counseling, in addition to other services, can be beneficial in helping to discover patterns in usage and finding ways to manage stressors in your life that may be contributing to your addiction problems.

If you or someone you know is experiencing a problem or questioning their substance use, then please contact us to arrange for counselling by calling our Intake Counsellor at 902-420-1980 or 1-888-886-5552 (toll free) or email intake@fshalifax.com