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Peaks Recovery is pleased to provide in-depth and up-to-date addiction info about drug and alcohol recovery in Colorado. Whether you want to learn about the early signs of addiction, interventions, detox, rehab, or aftercare, we want to become Colorado’s leading source of information. Check out our expanding selection of addiction services below to get the information you need to make the right decision regarding your recovery.

Addictions We Treat


Over 65 million Americans binge drink. The consequences for this behavior vary wildly across age groups and gender. For 14.5 million Americans this behavior results in Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD).


Long-term use of heroin can have severe effects. Two key areas of the brain are of particular concern: the prefrontal cortex and the medial temporal lobe.


Cocaine, also known as coke, is known as a stimulant most often used as a recreational drug. It is commonly snorted, inhaled as smoke, or dissolved and injected into a vein.


Opioids are a class of drugs that are derived from a type of poppy: Papaver Somniferum. P. Somniferum, which is a type of flower.


Stimulants affect certain chemicals in the brain. In general, they increase dopamine and concentration. Prescription stimulants, are intended to increase focus and provide a sense of calm. 


Methamphetamine is a highly addictive stimulant. Also known as meth, blue, ice, and crystal, among many other terms, it takes the form of a white, odorless, bitter-tasting crystalline powder that easily dissolves.


Xanax is used to treat anxiety and panic disorders. It belongs to a class of medications called benzodiazepines.


Prescription drugs are controlled substances and can only be obtained with a prescription from a doctor. The growing popularity of prescription drug abuse comes from the fact that these drugs are taken to elicit feelings of well-being and euphoria.


With marijuana now legalized for recreational and/or medicinal use, societal attitudes are shifting and it’s becoming more widely accepted, which means the perception of its dangers are decreasing as well.


Fentanyl is a synthetic opioid that was originally introduced as an alternative painkiller to morphine. When it was developed in the late 1950s, it was used to ease pain for terminally ill patients.


Benzodiazepines, sometimes called “benzos”, are a class of psychoactive drugs which are mainly prescribed for anxiety and sleeping disorders.

Over The Counter Medicine

These types of medicines are safe when taking the recommended dosages. Though these types of medicines are less potent, they still have the potential to be easily abused.

Treating Co-Occurring Disorders

Peaks Recovery Is A Full Dual Diagnosis Program within an Integrated Environment

A fully integrated treatment program actively combines SUD (substance use disorder) and mental illness interventions to treat addictions, mental disorders, related problems, and the whole person more effectively. An integrated program must be able to address CODs (co-occurring disorders) and provide specific services for both to achieve dual recovery successfully.