Author Archives: Dr. Greg Gale, MD

About Dr. Greg Gale, MD

Dr. Greg Gale has been practicing and providing leadership in the field of psychiatry, substance use, and integrated care in the Phoenix metropolitan area for over 11 years. He joins us from his role as a national medical director overseeing behavioral health, substance use, and integrated care services for Humana Behavioral Health. Previously, he was CMO and VP of Clinical Services at Partners in Recovery, a not-for-profit behavioral health and substance use service organization, which operates five clinics throughout Maricopa County. Read more about Dr. Greg Gale, MD 

  • Alcohol Toxicity: 8 Signs of Alcohol Poisoning And Their Causes
    Wednesday, August 7th, 2019

    Alcohol Toxicity: 8 Signs of Alcohol Poisoning And Their Causes

    More than three-quarters of Americans have consumed an alcoholic beverage in their lifetimes. They enjoy a beer while watching a football game, or sip a cocktail with friends after work. For the majority, this type of drinking doesn’t cause...
  • What Is EMDR Therapy?
    Friday, July 12th, 2019

    What Is EMDR Therapy?

    Victims of trauma can face a long road to recovery. What works well for one individual will not work well for another, but many clinicians have found success using a technique called EMDR therapy. EMDR stands for eye movement...
  • Better Safe Than Sorry: Am I Getting Addicted to Painkillers?
    Friday, June 21st, 2019

    Better Safe Than Sorry: Am I Getting Addicted to Painkillers?

    We all have that pain that just won’t go away. Maybe it’s from an injury that continues to get worse, or from a recent surgery causing residual pain. Sometimes, after a surgery or procedure, our doctors prescribe medications to help...
  • 10 Habits of People with a Drinking Problem
    Thursday, June 6th, 2019

    10 Habits of People with a Drinking Problem

    Alcoholism is a life-threatening condition that can wreak havoc on your life and the lives of those around you. But when it comes to admitting that you or a loved one has an alcohol problem, this can often prove...
  • Heroin Addiction Treatment: What to Expect
    Thursday, May 30th, 2019

    Heroin Addiction Treatment: What to Expect

    When seeking answers for heroin use disorder (HUD) or heroin addiction treatment, one needs to take two things into consideration. Firstly, the physical need for the drug: the chemical dependency that has developed with prolonged use. Secondly, the psychological...