The Importance of Secure Social Connections in Overcoming Addiction

  Serving patients throughout Greater Chicago, Dr. Carol Lynn Childers works with Healthcare Alternative Systems in providing support to underserved patients living with issues such as substance abuse and chronic mental illness. Among her areas of expertise, Dr. Carol Lynn Childers has extensive experience in addictions medicine. One important facet of leading a balanced, addiction-free… Read More The Importance of Secure Social Connections in Overcoming Addiction

The Addictive Attributes of the Opioid Fentanyl

  Dr. Carol Lynn Childers is a Chicago-based psychiatrist who focuses on treating patients with serious mental health issues. An addictions medicine specialist, Dr. Carol Lynn Childers serves as consulting psychiatrist at Healthcare Alternative Systems, a 28-day residential substance abuse treatment center that offers bilingual care. Opioid addiction has emerged as a serious issue in… Read More The Addictive Attributes of the Opioid Fentanyl

Strategies for Controlling Hallucinations

  Over the course of her career in psychiatry, Dr. Carol Lynn Childers has treated many patients with chronic and severe mental illness. Dr. Carol Lynn Childers currently serves as a consulting psychiatrist with Trilogy Behavioral Healthcare and Healthcare Alternative Systems (HAS) in Chicago, helping patients manage a range of conditions, including schizophrenia. Schizophrenia is… Read More Strategies for Controlling Hallucinations

Scientists Identify Potential Cocaine Addiction Protein

  Dr. Carol Lynn Childers serves as a consulting psychiatrist with Trilogy Behavioral Healthcare and Healthcare Alternative Systems (HAS), both of Chicago. Dr. Carol Lynn Childers, board certified in Addiction Medicine, comes to these roles following her work as a hospitalist in psychiatry and addiction medicine at the Methodist Hospital of Chicago, and years in… Read More Scientists Identify Potential Cocaine Addiction Protein