A Low Glycemic Diet in Recovery

Iris Healing Retreat 12/31/18
Low Glycemic Diet

So you’ve detoxed off of heroin or have abstained from alcohol and are working a healing recovery program of some sort. Yet, there are some days that are better than others as far as your mood, despite having done everything you were asked to do, correctly. Early recover can feel a lot like early childhood…

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Detoxing Off of Suboxone

Iris Healing Retreat 12/21/18

There are many ways to abstain from drugs and alcohol. One of the decades last advancements was through medication assisted therapy with the use of medications like suboxone. While suboxone can be a lifesaving treatment option for opiate addicts prone to relapsing, the question still remains: what happens when you come off of suboxone? Due…

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Introduction to Working with Dissociative Identity Disorder

Iris Healing Retreat 12/08/18
Dissociative Identity Disorder

December 8, 2018 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm Pasadena Trauma Therapy and Iris Healing Retreat PRESENT : Introduction to Working with Dissociative Identity Disorder with Christina Mardirossian, LMFT. DID is very often misdiagnosed, misunderstood, ​and​ not taken seriously. ​Many of these clients ​have been diagnosed as bipolar, borderline, schizophreni​a​, etc when in reality they have a dissociative…

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Free Brainspotting Group Consultation with Dr. Stephen LaMotte

Iris Healing Retreat 12/05/18
Free Brainspotting Group Consultation

December 5, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am Please join us for a complimentary Brainspotting Group Consultation with Dr. Stephen LaMotte. This will be held on the first Wednesday of every month. Brainspotting (BSP) is a powerful, brain-based, treatment modality that accesses the subcortical brain where unresolved traumatic experiences are stored. Identifying the physical…

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