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Dr. Fred Von Stieff | Addiction Recovery

Dr. Von Stieff is an internationally acclaimed board-certified addictionologist who has successfully facilitated over 20,000 detoxifications and educated other medical professionals on the latest methods of focusing on neurochemical balances throughout treatment to ensure successful addiction recovery. He is certified by the American Board of Addiction Medicine, the American Society of Addiction Medicine, and the California Society of Addiction Medicine. In addition, he has over 20 years of experience as Medical Director of hospital-based chemical dependency programs.

Dr. Von Stieff has received many awards in the field of chemical dependency and was ranked in the top one percent of doctors in California when San Francisco Magazine designated him as a “Top Doc.” He continually works to improve addiction recovery methods, advancing the field substance abuse treatment.

Addiction Recovery Easily Understood

Addiction Recovery Specialist, Dr. Fred Von Stieff, an innovative medical entrepreneur, teaches hundreds of patients and their loved ones every year about the brain and how its neurochemicals work, helping them gain control of their addictions. Now sharing that knowledge on an international level, Dr. Von Stieff’s scientific approach to addiction recovery exposes addiction for what it truly is – a physiological issue with roots in genetics and neurochemistry.

With his new book, Brain in Balance: Understanding the Genetics and Neurochemistry behind Addiction and Sobriety, Dr. Von Stieff offers a fresh new approach to methods in detoxification and addiction recovery by shedding light on the understanding of how alcohol, drugs, and medications affect the brain and its neurotransmitters.

He also offers deeper understanding on the root causes behind chemical dependency and certain psychological disorders, giving a scientific explanation for why individuals feel the way they do, in easily understood terms.

In short, when neurotransmitters like dopamine, serotonin, opiate, GABA, noradrenaline, glutamate, and others are out of balance, it can lead to cravings and other psychological problems like depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorders. By safely restoring balance to these neurotransmitters, Dr. Von Stieff uses a groundbreaking new method for addiction recovery that bears optimal results, making relief within reach for all.

“So much good, relevant, understandable and cutting-edge information is presented in Brain in Balance. It could be the basis for a graduate-degree course in addiction.”

- Breining Institute

Unlock the pieces of your addiction puzzle

A fresh new approach and a clear presentation make it easy for you to unlock and understand addiction problems.