man is suffering from grief and addiction

Grief and Addiction

When you struggle with grief and addiction, recovery can appear impossible. Grief can occur following trauma or the loss of a loved one. Negative emotions like sadness and depression can interfere with your daily life and make it difficult to enjoy life. When you use drugs and alcohol, your brain is compelled to release more…

therapist goes over the benefits of reality therapy with a patient

Benefits of Reality Therapy

When you are struggling with a mental health or substance abuse disorder, you can feel trapped, isolated and alone. Symptoms can make it difficult to manage your day to day life. Mental health and substance abuse disorders are chronic conditions that require lifelong management. Treatments like reality therapy, individual and group counseling, holistic therapies, and cognitive…

people using ocean therapy for addiction

Ocean Therapy for Addiction

Evidence-based and holistic treatments, like cognitive and dialectic behavioral therapy and ocean therapy, are commonly used during recovery. Treatments like ocean therapy and boating therapy can help improve your ability to manage stress and provide you with a healthy coping strategy during recovery. Tens of millions of Americans struggle with a substance abuse or mental health disorder.…

man experiencing the benefits of addiction group therapy

Addiction Group Therapy

Addiction has the ability to negatively affect your relationships, career, and physical and mental health. Drug and alcohol abuse can lead to liver damage, increase your risk of acquiring an infectious disease and create financial problems. Treatment and addiction group therapy programs are important parts of the recovery process and can improve your ability to…