a doctor explaining to a patient what is thc

What is THC?

If you’re going to ask the question “What is THC?” it’s best to ask the man who discovered it. In 1964 Dr. Raphael Mechoulam, an Israeli organic chemist, isolated the active compound tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, from the Cannabis sativa plant. Now a professor of Medicinal Chemistry at Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mechoulam has been studying…

a group therapy session explaining what is experiential therapy

What Is Experiential Therapy?

What is experiential therapy? It is an effective treatment for both mental disorders and addiction. It involves a range of tools and activities that help you grow beyond your past experiences. Our experiential therapy program gives you insight into the connection between your past and your addiction. It integrates different types of treatments into a…

a woman asking a doctor is alcoholism hereditary?

Is Alcoholism Hereditary?

Your genetics structure or DNA determines a lot of things about you – your health, physical disposition, psychology, and behavior. As such, your behavioral traits influence your thinking and behavior. Part of your behavior may include your predisposition to abuse drugs or alcohol. So is alcoholism hereditary? While genes alone do not determine if you…