Finding the right trauma recovery retreat or healing facility can make a world of difference in the lives of many people who are struggling with their mental health in daily life.
Experiencing or witnessing a traumatic event is an unplanned circumstance, and leaves victims to asses their emotions on their own terms, usually with much difficulty.
Depending on a person’s condition and disposition, there are different ways of coping with a traumatic event. Some may experience shock and become withdrawn, while others will feel stress and anxiety combined with mood swings, headaches, or other health issues.
Unfortunately, quite a few people do not seek professional help and turn to alcohol or other drugs to self-medicate as away to cope with their feelings.
After processing a traumatic event, it is crucial for the victim to communicate and express their emotions with a therapist or trained mental health professional.
Suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), or other forms of trauma in general, is a serious matter that should be approached with empathy, professionalism, and an understanding of how the trauma can impact the victim.
When this happens, finding the right trauma recovery retreat or treatment center is beneficial for those who are affected by PTSD and trauma combined with addiction and need healthy ways to cope.
Iris Healing offers multiple modes of therapy for those who need proper therapy and treatment to subsequently heal. We understand that people suffering from trauma and PTSD many times also suffer from substance use and addiction.
Many people who have Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder or other forms of trauma often abuse substances or are battling substance dependence as a result of the behaviors and environments that eventually led them to their path of addictive use.
The Value of a Trauma Healing Retreat
When someone is the victim of a traumatic experience, opening up can be a slow process. By seeking treatment therapy at a trauma healing retreat, the person suffering is given the opportunity to work through their issues with addiction and mental health professionals.
A holistic rehab center offers a healing environment that offers a successful recovery approach by identifying the root causes of the trauma and identifying ways to cope with the triggers that cause the stress, anxiety and depression associated with the underlying traumatic event.
The effects of trauma can last for several weeks to many years or even a lifetime if not addressed, depending on the victim and the type of traumatic event to which they were exposed.
This will only be amplified if the individual is going through substance abuse at the same time.
However, by receiving treatment and proper therapy, a patient will be able to break the cycle of addiction or mental health issues and find peace through a successful recovery.
A Holistic Rehab Center is the Next Step
Luckily, this world is filled with compassionate therapists who are able and willing to work with victims of trauma. PTSD and addiction often times interact with each other, and by taking the initial steps to understand the feelings the trauma victim is going through can help to alleviate the harm of what they have seen or experienced.
Irish Healing is a rehab center in Los Angeles designed to welcome those who are working toward self preservation and finding peace.
We have an experienced team of addiction and mental health specialists ready to assist anyone in need during the healing process. Please call (855) 822-6405 if you have any questions about our facility and treatment programs.
We fully understand the importance and the need to find the right trauma recovery retreat to regain strength and confidence after a traumatic experience.
Dr. Elena Kapustina found her true calling and completed her PsyD in Clinical Psychology after earning her MBA and spending years working as the CFO for major corporations. She founded Iris Healing to holistically work with dual diagnosis patients in order to create a more sustainable recovery. From managing 1,000 employees to creating a top of the line treatment center, Dr. Kapustina harnesses her passion to create positive experiences for others.