Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment

Physical, Emotional and Spiritual Recovery

November 30, 2015
by Staff Writer
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CBT Technique: The Mood Diary

Cognitive behavioral therapy is a form of treatment that uses the technique of self-monitoring in order to maintain control of one’s compulsive urge to use drugs, or act on other self-destructive behaviors such as gambling or overeating. One method of … Continue reading

November 27, 2015
by Staff Writer
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Inspirational Message of the Week

  Pain doesn’t just show up in our lives for no reason. It’s a sign that something in our lives needs to change. For information regarding addiction treatment and insurance coverage, please call  866-910-0417

November 27, 2015
by Staff Writer
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Annual Deaths of Alcohol Poisoning Reach 2,000

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that 2,000 people die from alcohol poisoning every year in the U.S., an estimated 6 deaths every day. Alcohol poisoning is also called alcohol overdose, which occurs when a person has an … Continue reading

November 24, 2015
by Staff Writer
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Yoga: Physical, Psychological & Emotional Strengthening

People who practice yoga often say that it’s not only a full body experience, but a mental exercise as well. The benefits of yoga extend to the physical, psychological and emotional state of the individual, adding an element of balance … Continue reading

November 23, 2015
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Alcoholics Who Stop Going To AA Meetings

Success in recovery means consistency – and yes, it’s hard work, but many have achieved long-term sobriety because they were consistent with their recovery methods. Going to Alcoholics Anonymous meetings requires consistency because it keeps the individual motivated and focused … Continue reading

November 20, 2015
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Recovery Advocate Deborah King – 5 Steps For Recovery

We’ve heard it before: there is no one-size-fits-all rule for addiction treatment. Every recovery story and rehab process is different, as there are so many factors to consider when quitting drugs. That’s why clients in rehab must undergo initial evaluation … Continue reading

November 19, 2015
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The Problem With Addictive Sleep Medications

Sleeping pills like Diazepam (Valium) and other “hypnosedatives” for over a month or so may develop physical and psychological dependency depending on dosage amount, how frequently it was used, and what kind of sedative/depressant is being used. Every person reacts … Continue reading

November 18, 2015
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Detoxification Plan for Benzo Addiction

Detoxification plans for drugs like Diazepam, Valium, Xanax—known as “benzos” for benzodiazepines—often require careful methods that ensure the individual is able to not only reduce the severity of withdrawal symptoms, but also, ensure the individual is able to safely recover … Continue reading