How to Know if You Need Detox (and Why it Helps)

How to Know if You Need Detox (and Why it Helps)

 Admitting the need for help with substance abuse issues can feel like a lonely road for some people. You need the help of people who understand your situation and can offer what you need. Managing all the elements of a rehab program starts with admitting a problem...
Why is Evidence-Based Treatment Used in Rehab?

Why is Evidence-Based Treatment Used in Rehab?

Treatment for addiction needs more than just talk therapy, some group work, and medication to help move people forward in recovery. Many people come in with multiple issues that need to be addressed. It takes an approach focused on what is most effective to best...
How Does Art Therapy Help with PTSD Symptoms?

How Does Art Therapy Help with PTSD Symptoms?

Art, along with music or other creative endeavors, can be healing for people in recovery from addiction. Putting colors onto paper is one way to process traumatic experiences in a different way. There is more to art therapy than coloring, in spite of what adult...