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How Healthy Distractions Help Avoid Relapse During Times of Struggle

Are you struggling to remain sober during these difficult times? Do you feel like you're on the verge of relapse? If yes, you need to seek help from a rehab center in South Florida or distract yourself by doing healthy activities. Healthy distraction is a technique used to break your [...]

2020-08-28T19:14:20+00:00 August 28th, 2020|Addiction, Blog|

What are the Signs that Show a Decline in Your Mental Health?

During this pandemic, rehab facilities in Florida continue to provide treatment to patients suffering from co-occurring disorders.  If you previously had depression or other mental illness, it might come back or intensify during this pandemic. As much as possible, avoid using drugs or alcohol to cope because it can lead to addiction. [...]

2020-08-27T19:33:23+00:00 August 27th, 2020|Addiction, Blog|

Benefits of Music Therapy in Addiction Treatment and Recovery

A rehab center in South Florida uses music to help their patients relax and focus on their recovery. Listening to music offers many benefits, especially to those trying to overcome an addiction. In this article, we will discuss the benefits of music therapy in addiction treatment and recovery. What are the [...]

2020-08-26T18:58:22+00:00 August 26th, 2020|Addiction, Blog|

How Can I Use Emotion-Based Coping Techniques During This Pandemic?

An alcohol rehab center in South Florida uses emotion-focused coping techniques to help individuals relieve stress and overcome alcohol addiction. Emotion-based coping aims to help you become less sensitive to stressors.  It also aims to change the way you process challenging situations, so they impact you positively. In this article, we [...]

2020-08-18T17:16:26+00:00 August 18th, 2020|Addiction, Alcohol Addiction, Blog|

How is COVID-19 Disrupting Addiction Treatment?

Drug rehab centers in Florida and across America are closing due to financial difficulty during this pandemic. Because of this, people suffering from addiction have fewer opportunities to seek treatment. Aside from this, COVID-19 has disrupted addiction treatment in many other ways. In this article, we will discuss how this pandemic [...]

2020-08-07T20:23:20+00:00 August 7th, 2020|Addiction, Blog|

How People with Drug and Alcohol Addiction are Affected by the Coronavirus

People with substance abuse disorder are more susceptible to contracting the virus because their immune system is already weakened by their drug use or excessive alcohol intake. If you don't seek help now from a recovery center in Florida, your addiction or the virus might get the best of you and take [...]

2020-08-07T19:35:41+00:00 August 7th, 2020|Addiction, Blog|

What are the Safety Procedures Inside an Addiction Recovery Center?

During this uncertain time of COVID-19, alcohol consumption and drug use have doubled, affecting millions worldwide. Fortunately, most recovery centers across America are still providing treatment programs to addicts who need it, especially during this difficult time. If you or your loved one's drinking habits or drug use have gotten [...]

2020-07-27T19:34:17+00:00 July 25th, 2020|Addiction, Blog|

Dealing with Addiction During COVID-19

Dealing with addiction during this pandemic can be very frightening. With all that's going on right now, it's easier to worry, get anxious, fall into depression, and even relapse rather than stay motivated and focus on your recovery. But this uncertain time shouldn't stop you from progressing and achieving lasting sobriety. [...]

2020-07-27T18:16:45+00:00 July 20th, 2020|Addiction, Blog|

How Additional Stressors Can Trigger Relapses in Addicts

A lot of recovering addicts rely on support meetings at treatment centers in South Florida and outpatient group counseling to beat addiction and achieve lasting sobriety. But during this time of the global pandemic, where social gatherings are prohibited and staying at home is encouraged, it’s easier for recovering addicts [...]

2020-07-13T17:12:11+00:00 July 13th, 2020|Addiction, Blog|

The Psychological Effects Addiction Has On You

Alcohol or drug addiction is a progressive disease. Over time, you form a higher tolerance, experience stronger cravings, and develop dependence with the substance you’re addicted to. Failing to seek help from one of the drug rehab centers in Florida at an early stage will cause you to suffer from [...]

2020-07-08T13:57:11+00:00 July 8th, 2020|Addiction, Blog|