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How Safe Are Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Centers?

When people suffering from an addiction decide it’s time to cease the madness, the number of quality treatment options is limited. Quick fix solutions are available, but only professional drug and alcohol rehabilitation centers can effectively combat your disease. Of course, some people are rightfully concerned about safety in some facilities. The Importance of Drug…

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Finding the Right Teenage Drug Addiction Treatment Program for Your Child

As a parent, it’s surely disheartening to watch your teenager struggle with addiction. Your teenager hasn’t developed the capability to understand their dangerous behavior. As a loving parent, you can get them professional help. Take the time to seek out the right teenage drug addiction treatment center. The Truth About Teenage Addiction Based on a…

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Beaches Recovery Talks Opioid Abuse on “First Coast Living”

On Monday, Aug. 22, 2016, Marcus De Carvalho, M.D. and Dylan Smith of Beaches Recovery appeared on “First Coast Living”—an NBC-affiliated Jacksonville morning show—to discuss the local and national effect of opioid abuse. De Carvalho, who is the Medical Director of Beaches Recovery in Jacksonville, Florida, shared a staggering statistic. “The United States is 5%…

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How Rope Course Therapy Treatment Helps During Rehab

Beaches Recovery provides a comprehensive approach to overcoming chemical dependency, alcoholism and co-occurring disorders. Many clients come to Beaches Recovery with emotional and mental health issues along with their addiction. Therefore, Beaches Recovery offers many experiential therapies with Rope Course Therapy being one of the most popular. Experiential therapies help clients by allowing them to…

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How Equine Therapy is Used in Addiction Treatment

Beaches Recovery provides a comprehensive approach to overcoming chemical dependency, alcoholism and co-occurring disorders. Many clients come to Beaches Recovery with emotional and mental health issues along with their addiction. Therefore, Beaches Recovery offers many experiential therapies with Equine Therapy being one of the most popular. How Does Equine Therapy Work? Equine therapy provides a…

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Connect with Your Peers Through Bowling in Drug Rehab

Modern and progressive treatment programs like Beaches Recovery in Jacksonville, Florida include a multitude of therapeutic methods to help clients overcome addiction to drugs and alcohol. Treatment for drug and alcohol addiction today is not all classroom and office-based, as it was in the past. Instead, clients are more fully engaged through experiential therapies in…

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Alcoholism Is a Disease

Alcoholism is a disease that most people don’t quite understand. When one thinks of alcoholism, they picture someone realizing they have a problem and seeking help with detox or alcohol addiction rehab once. But alcoholism is a chronic disease. Alcoholism Is a Chronic Disease A person diagnosed with cancer, diabetes, or heart disease, will instinctively go…

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Music Therapy For Drug And Alcohol Addiction

Music therapy for drug and alcohol addiction is a powerful and impactful means of helping addicts deal with their emotions and feelings, while empowering them to break free of their addiction. Music therapy is the evidence-based and clinical employment of music as part of a therapeutic engagement. This creative form of therapy helps addicts express…