Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment

Physical, Emotional and Spiritual Recovery

August 29, 2016
by Staff Writer
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The Importance of ‘Aftercare’ When Completing Drug Addiction Treatment

Generally speaking, after care is recommended for individuals who have completed long term addiction treatment at a rehab facility because it aims to maintain on-going sobriety, thus allowing the recovering individual to make a healthy transition to a new lifestyle. … Continue reading

August 26, 2016
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SAMHSA: Alcohol and Drug Treatment, How It Works, How It Can Help You

The following information is from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Center for Substance Abuse Treatment / www.samhsa.gov Why get treatment? Using drugs or alcohol may have contributed to your arrest or … Continue reading

August 25, 2016
by Staff Writer
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Factors That Contribute To Having An ‘Addictive Personality’

When talking about the term “addictive personality,” it’s important to note right off the bat that it isn’t a real psychiatric diagnosis, according to Michael Weaver, MD, medical director of the Center for Neurobehavioral Research on Addiction at the University … Continue reading

August 24, 2016
by Staff Writer
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Yoga As a Complementary Therapy for the Treatment of Addiction

Yoga as a complementary therapy for the treatment of addiction has been embraced in clinical practice around the world in recent time, helping individuals struggling with addiction and other mental health disorders overcome deep-rooted psychological hardship, as well as heal … Continue reading

August 23, 2016
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Identifying Triggers on the Path of Sobriety

Staying sober isn’t as simple as staying away from drugs. There are many things that can go wrong in maintaining one’s sobriety, such as experiencing a surge of cravings, feeling depressed or bored, or unexpectedly finding oneself in a situation where … Continue reading