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What is EMDR for Addiction Treatment?

2019-10-02T11:39:57-07:00October 2nd, 2019|

EMDR therapy іѕ аn еіght-рhаѕе trеаtmеnt whісh is widely used for addiction treatment Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing therapy (EMDR) іѕ а thеrареutіс tесhnіquе bаѕеd оrіgіnаllу оn рurроѕеful eye movement. Thе gоаl іѕ tо hаvе іtѕ use hеlр wіth trauma

Risks of Long Term Opioid Therapy for Chronic Pain

2019-09-24T15:58:11-07:00September 25th, 2019|

Opioids аrе ѕtrоng раіn mеdісаtіоnѕ that can help in short-term, but there are several Risks of long term opioid therapy for chronic pain Thеу саn hеlр іf уоu hаvе ѕеvеrе ѕhоrt-tеrm acute pain — lіkе раіn аftеr ѕurgеrу оr fоr

How to Leave a Drug Addict

2019-09-03T13:55:22-07:00September 3rd, 2019|

There’s no easy way to date or love an addict. Falling for someone might seem fantastic, but when the truth of drug abuse sets in it can become a nightmare. You find yourself wondering, are relationships supposed to suck this

Dual Diagnosis Treatment Centers in California 

2019-08-28T15:14:56-07:00August 28th, 2019|

A dual diagnosis is when someone experiences a mental health condition as well as an addiction to drugs or alcohol. Many times, addiction and mental health correlate closely. More and more, the medical world is showing the effects mental health

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A Detailed Look at Yoga for Addiction Recovery

2019-06-24T19:33:27-07:00June 24th, 2019|

With the annual passing of International Yoga Day (June 21, 2019), it’s a potent time to take a look at yoga for personal health and healing. This includes yoga for addiction recovery. How Can Yoga Help Someone Overcome Addiction? Beyond

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Benefits of Family Therapy When Dealing With Addiction

2019-06-17T16:45:26-07:00June 17th, 2019|

What Is Family Therapy In Addiction Treatment? Put simply, family therapy in addiction treatment involves the addict's family members as part of a set of therapeutic approaches. To help the addict learn to live with their choice of drug or

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How to Cope As a Child of An Addict

2019-06-14T17:43:03-07:00June 14th, 2019|

Growing up with a parent who’s an addict can shape a person’s life in just about every way. Many times, the child of an addict can grow up to feel they never had a true childhood-- or perhaps they carried

Why Rehabs Use Evidence Based Treatment

2019-06-10T16:35:07-07:00June 10th, 2019|

Evidence-based treatment (EBT) is using scientific evidence-supported practices for mental health or addiction treatment. There are many models of therapy, counseling, and treatment but for effective results, EBT is a sure way to find the best therapies for patients. EBT

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The Truth About Trauma and Addiction

2019-05-27T13:44:15-07:00May 27th, 2019|

How Do Trauma and Addiction Influence Each Other? There are many theories on “what” addiction is and where it truly stems from. But probably one of the most commonly-studied influences in today’s mental health sphere is the relationship between trauma

What is the Link Between Trauma and Addiction?

2019-02-22T00:08:36-07:00January 28th, 2019|

Addiction is one of the most difficult disorders to understand. People blame it on everything from a lack of morals to heredity, thrill-seeking to escape reality, immaturity, selfishness – the list is nearly endless because it’s human nature to want