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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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Living with Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder

This is the ninth article in our series on Dual Diagnosis. 
Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder is a Cluster C personality disorder (in the group of anxious PD, together with avoidant and dependent personality disorders) that is characterized with a long-term pattern of […]

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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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