An Integrated Approach to Addiction Treatment

All too often, people think that the best way to tackle a substance abuse problem is to focus only on the physical aspects of addiction and the specific substance or substances to which they are addicted. However, this approach ignores the fact that a person is more than their addiction, and that their whole life…

Alcohol Satisfaction: Is it All in Your Head?

Although it has been a problem for years, many alcohol treatment facilities still do not have a complete understanding of alcohol addiction. New research focusing on brain science has begun to shed more light onto alcohol addiction, which can improve upon the treatment and therapies of alcoholism rehab. Clyde Hodge, a professor and researcher at…

Resisting a Relapse in the New Year

Holidays are a time for family gatherings, parties and celebrations. If you’re struggling with addiction, the holidays are not necessarily a relaxing time. Even individuals who have participated in effective drug rehab must resist the possibility of relapse. Resisting a relapse in the New Year requires intentional planning and thought. In order to cope with…