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Dr. Marcus De Carvalho Weighs in on Skyrocketing Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department’s Responses to Drug Overdoses

The Florida Times Union publishes Jacksonville news that affects the community. The troubling trend that sees a doubling of emergency calls for possible drug overdoses is most certainly information that falls under this umbrella. When interviewed for the piece, Marcus De Carvalho, M.D., Medical Director for Beaches Recovery, came straight to the point. Citing the…

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Dr. De Carvalho Joins Drug Free Duval Task Force

We are thrilled that our local media is beginning to report on the impact of the Opioid and Heroin crisis here in North Florida. Heroin overdoses skyrocket in every Jacksonville ZIP code An I-TEAM investigation into a deadly epidemic affecting every part of Duval County. We’ve uncovered the most dangerous areas where heroin overdoses are…

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Knowing What Is Psychotherapy

As many patients enter treatment, they may wonder what is psychotherapy and how can it help an addiction?” Depending on the patient’s unique mental health history and addiction, psychotherapy can be used to help in a variety of ways. Many of the top rehab centers offer psychotherapy and counseling options because these tools help support…