/Rehabilitation

What to Expect from an Outpatient Drug Rehabilitation Program

If you have recently decided to seek help for your drug addiction, the next step is deciding which type of treatment program to pursue. Although you may desire the intense focus of an inpatient program, perhaps it isn't practical for you for a variety of reasons. Maybe you're a single [...]

2018-08-31T20:36:49+00:00 August 30th, 2018|Rehabilitation|

Mental Health And Addiction : Understanding Dual Diagnosis

What is Dual Diagnosis? Dual diagnosis is defined as a condition in which a patient is simultaneously suffering from a substance abuse problem and a mental health disorder, according to the National Alliance on the Mental Illness (NAMI). Dual diagnosis is also known as co-existing or co-occurring disorders. Debate exists [...]

2018-06-05T20:22:43+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Rehabilitation|

Treating Addiction: Why Behavioral Therapy is Important

Whether it's alcohol, tobacco, prescription medication, or illegal drugs, addiction is a serious issue and debilitating condition. The combined healthcare costs alone amount to approximately $160 billion per year, reaching as high as $700 billion due to crime and lost productivity. Addiction to drugs, alcohol, or prescription medication affects approximately [...]

2018-05-14T20:48:27+00:00 April 30th, 2018|Addiction, Rehabilitation|

What Will Help Your Loved One Stay in Rehab

If you have a loved one who is struggling with drug or alcohol abuse, you're not alone. According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, approximately 23.5 million people in the United States are addicted to drugs and alcohol. Research shows that professional rehab facilities offer the best [...]

2018-02-14T17:55:14+00:00 February 1st, 2018|Rehabilitation|

Why Swimming is Beneficial During Addiction Recovery

Many addiction recovery and rehab centers have a fitness center, gym and swimming pool so clients can get plenty of exercise. Swimming has some particular advantages because it can be done at a pace suitable for someone who needs time to rebuild physical strength and stamina. Exercise During Recovery Regaining [...]

2018-01-30T01:43:32+00:00 January 10th, 2018|Recovery, Rehabilitation|

Addiction Treatment Facilities | Which Treatment Program is Right for Me?

So you have decided to get help and go to a treatment center. That’s great! The first step is acknowledging the problem and getting help. There are many different options out there though when it comes to getting help for addiction. You might be wondering which treatment program is right [...]

2017-12-22T21:00:18+00:00 December 22nd, 2017|Blog, Rehabilitation|

Sober Living in West Palm Beach | Staying Sober This Holiday Season

The holiday time can be a stressful time of year. It can also be a fun time of year with parties, dinners, and other social gatherings. For someone who is battling addiction and trying to stay sober, both situations can become difficult. Here are a few helpful tips for sober [...]

2018-05-14T20:51:03+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Blog, Recovery, Rehabilitation|

Addiction During Pregnancy

Choosing to stop drug abuse because of a newly discovered pregnancy is obviously a sound decision. For expecting mothers this process requires the help of a willing physician. Whether one believes addiction is a moral failing or a disease makes a difference in how these moms-to-be are treated. Currently, many [...]

2017-10-28T16:49:27+00:00 October 28th, 2017|Addiction, Drug Addiction, Recovery, Rehabilitation|

5 Necessities to Stay in Addiction Recovery

Surrendering one’s will to use drugs and alcohol is only the beginning. After weeks of treatment focusing on how to do just that, making the effort to maintain recovery is crucial. Anyone who has been through rehabilitation realizes their addiction most likely has deep roots. Understanding personal triggers and making [...]

2018-07-02T17:18:24+00:00 October 25th, 2017|Recovery, Rehabilitation|