5 Holistic Therapies That Support Addiction Treatment

5 Holistic Therapies That Support Addiction Treatment

Holistic Addiction Therapies Complement Medical Treatments in Alcohol and Drug Rehabs Treating addiction is a multi-layered process with numerous facets, including detox, individual therapy, group support, and even medication-assisted treatment. To truly overcome addiction, people need treatment that goes deep into the...
Read More
10/29 2020
Is Addiction a Disease?

Is Addiction a Disease?

As a Disease, Addiction Requires Medical Treatment To the uninformed and inexperienced, drug addiction can seem like a mental failing, one that simple willpower should be able to overcome. This popular misconception about addiction and how it impacts an addict’s brain has...
Read More
10/05 2020
5 Benefits of Exercise in Addiction Recovery

5 Benefits of Exercise in Addiction Recovery

The Role of Exercise in Recovery The idea that exercise is inherently beneficial for our overall well-being is not a foreign concept to anyone. There are numerous mental and emotional advantages to daily exercise beyond just the physical health benefits.  For people...
Read More
09/25 2020
What Is Naltrexone and How Does it Work?

What Is Naltrexone and How Does it Work?

What Is Naltrexone? The opioid epidemic has been a disaster for families and communities across the country. With so many affected, there is a good chance you know someone struggling through opioid addiction. Whether they became addicted due to prescribed pain medication...
Read More
09/18 2020
The Importance of Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT)

The Importance of Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT)

What is Medication-Assisted Treatment? Medication-assisted treatment, commonly referred to as ‘MAT’, is a type of evidence-based treatment that is used to help those who are struggling with substance abuse and addiction. The combination of therapy, behavioral counseling, and MAT is said to...
Read More
09/10 2020
Opioid Alternatives for Pain Management

Opioid Alternatives for Pain Management

What Are Opioids? Opioids are a class of drugs that interact with opioid receptors in the brain and on nerves throughout the body.  They include the illegal street-drug heroin, synthetic opioids like fentanyl, and prescription pain medications like morphine, codeine, oxycodone, and...
Read More
09/07 2020
How to Choose the Right Residential Treatment Center

How to Choose the Right Residential Treatment Center

Learn the Importance of Finding the Best Rehab Center When it comes to selecting a residential treatment center, there are numerous options to consider. Potential patients must weigh the treatment programs, facilities, and location of the center. However, with so many choices...
Read More
09/02 2020