Post Acute Withdrawal Syndrome (PAWS)

Understanding PAWS (Post Acute Withdrawal Syndrome) is an important part of modern recovery. Modern recovery is evidence based and views substance dependence as a biopsychosocial neuropsychological disorder.

Here are some videos to help you understand this process. It might be useful to play each video from start to finish initially and then replay a few times taking notes of the main points and noting any questions for your counsellor.