Why One-On-One Therapy Matters Overcoming addiction from drugs and alcohol takes much more than detoxification and remaining sober. If it were that easy, it wouldn’t be such a struggle for millions of people. Properly overcoming addiction with the best long-term results involves treatment, which includes not only detoxification but also one-on-one therapy as well as… Continue reading Why One-On-One Therapy Matters
What is a Dual Diagnosis Or Co-Occurring Disorder? While doing your research into treatment centers and treatment options, you may be finding two unfamiliar terms repeating themselves: dual diagnosis or co-occurring disorder. Addiction treatment makes all the difference when these two are identified, making it even more important for you and your family to know… Continue reading What is a Dual Diagnosis Or Co-Occurring Disorder?
Obsession vs Addiction: Is There a Difference? You know that something is amiss with yourself or your loved one, but you’re not sure if it is obsession or addiction. Is treatment for addiction the right way to go, or is it just bad obsessive habits that need to be untangled by a behavioral doctor? It… Continue reading Obsession vs Addiction: Is There a Difference?
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] What is an Executive Addiction Program? The Executive Addiction Program at Seasons in Malibu is designed to specifically address the therapeutic needs of professionals and executives who have been diagnosed with a Substance-Related or Addictive Disorder and require a residential drug treatment program. Executives and high-level professionals experience a unique set of stressors, demands,… Continue reading What is an Executive Addiction Program?
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Why Luxury Rehab Works While doing research as to which treatment center might be right for you, there is a chance you have come across many types of rehab including inpatient, outpatient, standard, and luxury rehab. Luxury rehab might have a higher price tag, but is it worth it? Luxury rehab tends to have… Continue reading Why Luxury Rehab Works
Robert told me that the first time he remembers thinking about drug addiction recovery, he was just seventeen. He remembers standing in a synagogue on a Friday night, already aware that religion wasn’t for him, and suddenly feeling immense despair. The despair was for the meaning he’d lost, and the idea of a life without… Continue reading Drugs Addiction Recovery And The Search For Meaning
I have heard so many people in drug rehab asking, almost rhetorically, who they can talk to when they leave. They’re not sure their friends will understand what they’ve been through and are ashamed to share it. They feel that they’ve put their family through too much to talk to them about their recovery process.… Continue reading Drug Rehab: Who Can I Talk To?
Denial is one of the hallmarks of addiction. It’s a tool that an addict will use to hold onto the one coping mechanism they know. Accepting that you are struggling with withdrawal triggers is a major victory over denial. However, the battle does not end there. Denial follows every individual into drug rehab. Recognizing it… Continue reading Withdrawal Triggers: How Your Body Can Identify them
Ask most people and they’ll tell you that New Year’s resolutions aren’t worth talking about. It’s almost a cliché that they’re bound to fall away. Nonetheless, gyms are packed every January. Shelters and charities overflow with volunteers. People clearly believe in the power of a new year. Which is why many alcoholics decide to get… Continue reading New Year, New You: Can New Year’s Resolutions Get You Sober?
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Many onlookers are cynical about the struggles high-powered people face related to drug rehab for executives. An oft-repeated truism is that the rich suffer from addiction while the poor are junkies. And there are definitely massive advantages that help the privileged overcome their problems, including a support system which they can fall back on. However,… Continue reading Drug Rehab For The Executives