Stacy Mosel

Stacy Mosel

Stacy Mosel is a licensed social worker, psychotherapist and substance abuse specialist. After receiving a Bachelor's degree in Music from the State University of New York at Stony Brook, she continued her studies at New York University, earning a Master of Social Work degree in 2002.

She has extensive training in child and family therapy and in the identification and treatment of substance abuse and mental health disorders. Currently, she is focusing on writing in the fields of mental health and addictions, drawing on her prior experience as an Employee Assistance Program counselor and as the assistant director of a child and family services agency.

Latest Contributions to

Crack Addiction and Abuse

April 13th, 2021 Stacy Mosel 8 minute read
Crack cocaine abuse and addiction is a serious problem for many people in the United States. According to the 2019 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, around 5.5 million Americans reported using cocaine (which includes crack) in the...

Medication-Assisted Treatment FAQ’s

November 4th, 2019 Stacy Mosel 10 minute read
Alcohol abuse and opioid addiction are two of the most prevalent health problems in the United States. As awareness of the opioid crisis increases, it becomes impossible to ignore the startling and frightening consequences of nonmedical opioid use. Nearly...

Rehab Options for Treating Roxicodone Abuse and Addictions

November 4th, 2019 Stacy Mosel 10 minute read
What Is Roxicodone? Roxicodone is a brand name for the prescription painkiller oxycodone hydrochloride, and it is available as an immediate-release oral tablet.1 Doctors prescribe Roxicodone to treat moderate to severe pain.2 Oxycodone hydrochloride is currently classified as a...

A Basic Guide to Recovering from Amphetamine Abuse

April 12th, 2021 Stacy Mosel 11 minute read
Though pharmaceutical amphetamines have several legitimate therapeutic applications, many people abuse these drugs for nonmedical reasons, including simply to get high. Amphetamine misuse can lead to a number of negative consequences and take a serious toll on your health...

Guide to Ativan Abuse & Treatment

November 4th, 2019 Stacy Mosel 12 minute read
What Is Ativan? Ativan is a brand name of the benzodiazepine lorazepam. It is available by prescription for the treatment of anxiety disorders and anxiety related to other mental health disorders, such as depression.1 Like other benzodiazepines, Ativan works...

Treatment for Long and Short Term Effects of Oxycontin Abuse

November 4th, 2019 Stacy Mosel 11 minute read
Important OxyContin Information What Is OxyContin? OxyContin is the brand name for an extended release formulation of oxycodone. It is a potent opioid painkiller that can quickly lead to addiction when misused. It is classified under the Controlled Substances...

Finding an MDMA Rehab Facility for Addiction Treatment

November 4th, 2019 Stacy Mosel 11 minute read
Is Ecstasy Safe? Ecstasy, a drug that gained popularity in the late 1980s and 1990s, was initially used by adults in nightclubs and raves. The scope of its use broadened to include teenagers; today, ecstasy is commonly abused by...

Alcohol and Drug Rehab Centers for Couples Near Me

February 18th, 2021 Stacy Mosel 8 minute read
Addiction and Relationships Achieving sobriety can be a difficult undertaking for anyone struggling with substance abuse and addiction, but when partners in a romantic couple have an addiction, quitting can present even more of a challenge. Couples who abuse...

Help Finding a Codeine Rehab Facility for Your Addiction

January 28th, 2021 Stacy Mosel 8 minute read
Codeine is commonly prescribed to relieve pain and cough. In high enough doses, it is also associated with a rewarding, euphoric sensation. Over time, patients taking codeine become tolerant to the drug, and need to take more of it...
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