Category Archives: Treatment Information

Choosing the right treatment center is one of the most important aspects of your future recovery. Quality, evidence-based addiction treatment prevents relapse and helps you deal with your recovery in a better way. 

Information About Intensive Outpatient Programs

When looking for the right type of a rehabilitation center, the most important thing is to determine whether inpatient or outpatient treatment is a better choice. Understanding the basics of these kinds of addiction treatments can help make the transition […]

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behavioral health

Everything You Need to Know About Behavioral Health

If you search for the term “behavioral health” online, you’ll find several articles that explain the difference between behavioral and mental health. In the past, these two terms were used interchangeably. However, over the last few years, people started to […]

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The Importance of Family Therapy in Addiction Recovery

An addiction can destroy families as much as it can destroy the individual.  The causes of substance abuse are varied and complex and family issues can contribute to and perpetuate the addiction. Addiction is often called a “family disease” since […]

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Mindfulness in Addiction Recovery and Treatment

Mindfulness is the human ability to be fully present, aware of where we are and what we are doing. It means that we are aware of our thoughts and feelings, and ideally, that we observe them without being overly reactive […]

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How Life Coaching Aids in Addiction Recovery

Life coaching is a cooperation between an accredited life coach and a client designed to help addicted individuals reclaim their lives.  It is a type of assistance that serves to promote a successful recovery and engaging lifestyle without an oppressive […]

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An Overview of Dialectical Behavior Therapy

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is a type of cognitive behavioral psychotherapy that aims to identify and change negative thinking patterns and pushes for positive behavioral changes. Developed in the late 1980s by psychologist Marsha Linehan, it was originally designed to […]

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Most Effective Holistic Therapies for Addiction Treatment

A growing trend in healthcare for the past few decades has been holistic treatment for a wide range of ailments. Substance abuse and addiction treatment is no exception to this, and a variety of holistic treatment programs are applied in […]

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Adventure Therapy for Addiction Recovery

Adventure Therapy is a widely recognized treatment approach that uses outdoor activities that involve risk and create emotional or physical challenges for the patient. It is an exciting treatment experience that helps individuals discover themselves and how they work with […]

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Nutritional Therapy in Holistic Addiction Treatment

Until recently, addicts could eat anything they craved. Anything was better than substance abuse, so addicts would turn to junk food and high sugar intake. However, newer studies have shown junk food and high sugar intakes can result in the same […]

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How Equine Assisted Therapy Is Used in Recovery

Equine Therapy, also known as Horse Therapy, Equine-Assisted Therapy, and Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy, is a form of experiential therapy that makes use of horses in order to promote emotional growth. Equine therapy is particularly applied to patient battling with addiction, anxiety, […]

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