Learn how to handle the holidays

How to Handle the Holidays

People in recovery (especially early recovery) generally appreciate being reminded that when challenges arise during the holidays, you can draw from a substantial toolbox of recovery practices and principles. This will help you address issues and enjoy the holidays while remaining clean/sober. Let’s take a brief review of some time-tested, helpful suggestions. As you can…

Mental Health Counseling Benefits in Florida.

Mental Health Counseling Benefits

Detoxification cleanses the body of toxic drug and alcohol substances while preparing the person for a new beginning. However, mental health counseling starts the real work of rehab. No magical cure for drug and alcohol addiction exists. A person can, however, experience certain advantages during counseling. Being able to talk about what brought them to…

Drug Rehab Programs for Professionals in Tampa.

Drug Rehab Programs for Professionals

Licensed health professionals don’t get some special immunity from addiction. In fact, around 10-15% will experience some form of substance abuse or dependence. While this is consistent with the regular population, it’s especially dangerous among healthcare providers because drugs and alcohol impair judgment. Treating their addiction requires a unique drug rehab program for professionals. Practical…

Co-Occurring Disorders and Rehab.

What Are Co-Occurring Disorders?

Many people are faced with the combined challenges of a mental health condition and an addiction to drugs or alcohol. These types of co-occurring disorders present special challenges when it comes to obtaining proper treatment. The material below will discuss more information about detecting and treating a dual diagnosis. Specifically What are Co-Occurring Disorders? A…