Healing Recovery: Nutrition and Substance Abuse

Iris Healing Retreat 06/28/19
healing recovery

Off the top of your head, you may be able to mention several of the ways that one treats substance abuse: cognitive behavior therapy, twelve-step programs, and similar measures. One very effective way to help with drug and alcohol cravings that many people may not be aware of is: eating a healthy diet. While this…

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NEUROFEEDBACK AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE DISORDER

nikitos 05/03/19
NEUROFEEDBACK AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE DISORDER

When one considers a detox/residential program facility, one is not far off the mark when imagining the same therapy modalities common throughout medical detox, educational and therapeutic groups, one on one counseling, therapy, and experiential groups. There is absolutely nothing wrong with this model, but more and more facilities are implementing other therapeutic methods to…

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Recognizing Codependency

Iris Healing Retreat 04/08/19
recognizing codependency

Sometimes the best choice is to walk away from a relationship, despite the heartbreak that will follow. While it may be uncomfortable to let go of someone, it is more damaging to stay in a relationship that is dysfunctional. Unfortunately, many people ride out toxic (and sometimes abusive) relationships because they feel responsible for their…

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Help in Dealing with PTSD and Addiction

nikitos 06/06/18
Help in Dealing with PTSD and Addiction

Many of us today automatically associate Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) with those returning from overseas military service. While PTSD is certainly an issue that many military personnel and veterans experience, any type of trauma can cause the many symptoms of PTSD and disrupt life. Sadly, PTSD very often leads to addiction as the person…

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Alternative Therapy In Dual Diagnosis Treatment Centers In Los Angeles

nikitos 05/31/18
Dual Diagnosis Treatment Centers in Los Angeles

Try Alternative Therapy In Dual Diagnosis Treatment Centers In Los Angeles Clients who go through dual diagnosis can face more challenging problems than those who are only seeking treatment for addiction. Also known as a co-occurring disorder, addiction and mental health problems can go hand-in-hand. And the symptoms of one condition can prevent you from…

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The Critical Role Of Family Support In Recovery

nikitos 05/22/18
Family Support In Recovery

Addiction is a disease that doesn’t just impact the person using, it sends ripples across their entire network of family and friends. If you happen to be connected to someone who has a dependency, your role can be incredibly powerful on both sides of the coin. On the one hand, you may be that crucial…

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Overcome Addiction With Sound Therapy Healing Sessions

nikitos 05/10/18
sound therapy healing sessions

Is It Possible To Overcome Addiction With Sound Therapy Healing Sessions? Drug addiction is a growing challenge for the United States. People from all walks of life can fall into serious addiction, often moving from painkillers to illegal drugs and alcohol. Maybe you are struggling to overcome a prescription drug habit, or are fighting addiction…

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The Connection Between PTSD and Addiction

nikitos 02/26/18
PTSD and Addiction

With the turmoil that faces us in our day to day lives, it is no surprise that there are more traumatic instances and that many more people are diagnosed with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) than ever before. The symptoms of PTSD are seen not only in veterans that are returning from military combat and conflicts…

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A Comprehensive Approach from Holistic Depression Treatment Centers

nikitos 02/26/18
holistic depression treatment centers

The onset of depression can go unnoticed by many, and the problem can deepen over time if it is allowed to continue without proper care. Many people that suffer from depression may find themselves turning to the use of alcohol, prescription medications, or illicit drugs to the point where an addiction develops alongside the depression….

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