Addiction can be a vicious cycle, but the cycle can be broken.
Substance use disorders are a serious issue in Oregon. If you're not sure there is a problem, take the Substance Abuse Quiz. Visit the Opioids page to learn more about which group of drugs is considered opioids, ideas about pain management and how to get help with substance use disorders in Washington County.
If gambling has moved from fun and recreational to a problem that feels serious, take the Gambling Self-Assessment Quiz.
If you are considering treatment, visit the county-funded treatment page or call the Washington County Crisis Line at 503-291-9111. You can also visit the Hawthorn Walk-in Center webpage for more information.
The purpose of outpatient and residential substance use disorder services are to build upon resilience, assist individuals to make healthier lifestyle choices, and to promote recovery. Services consist of outreach, early identification and screening, assessment and diagnosis, therapeutic interventions and peer support.
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