dialectical behavior therapy

How does Behavior Therapy Work?

Once you complete rehab, you’ll feel amazing. You’ll likely be very committed to your newfound sobriety. When you resume life outside of a treatment facility, how will you avoid relapse? The addiction behavior therapy you encountered during rehab is designed to help you do just that. Instead of relying on old, negative thoughts and behavior…

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Spirituality in Recovery

Many people have unique beliefs and connections to the world around them. Some people prioritize a connection to the natural world, while others make it a point to have their everyday life embody their faith or philosophical beliefs. When healing from a substance use disorder (an addiction to drugs or alcohol), it’s important to consider…

Cbd vs thc

What is the Difference between THC vs CBD?

With the growing trend across numerous states to decriminalize or more toward the legalization of marijuana, there are plenty of markets for new products springing up. In medical marijuana circles, people talk about two specific products in particular. Frequently, discussions take on a THC vs. CBD tone. Individuals must educate themselves on how the different…

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What is Individual Therapy?

Addiction is a complex disease that has both physical and psychological components. For a person struggling with a substance use disorder (an addiction to drugs or alcohol), it’s important to address both aspects. At Beaches Recovery, we offer comprehensive addiction treatment. Our team of counselors and therapists work alongside individuals to devise a plan that…

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What is the Heroin Addiction Recovery Rate?

Heroin is one of the most potent and addictive illicit drugs available. Many people wonder about the heroin addiction recovery rate. This is especially true when you’re thinking about going to rehab. Can rehab help you beat heroin addiction? Understanding heroin recovery and relapse rates help you gain a clear picture of your future in…

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My Family Problems with Addiction

Having a loved one who has an addiction to drugs or alcohol is extremely difficult for everyone involved. Whether it’s your child, spouse, or parent, you can see how drug or alcohol abuse causes family problems with addiction. Addiction can cause strain between family members in several ways. Sometimes, family members can contribute to the…

fentanyl laced cocaine

How Do You Know if You’re Using Fentanyl-Laced Cocaine?

Millions of Americans abuse drugs every year. However, a growing trend by illicit drug dealers is to augment the drugs they sell by mixing fentanyl into them. If you or someone you care about has used cocaine or become addicted to it, you may know about the risk of fentanyl cut into the drug. This…

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How to Fight Drug Cravings

When someone is struggling with drug or alcohol abuse, it can be not easy to imagine a path forward without the substance. Can you envision yourself living sober? With the help of a good-quality rehab facility, it’s possible. The addiction treatment programs at Beaches Recovery offer a broad range of therapeutic services to help individuals…

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How Does the 12 Step Program Work?

After seeing patients complete treatment for substance abuse, rehab counselors and clinicians send patients out into the world to test their sober wings. If they are fortunate to have received treatment from a premier rehab facility like Beaches Recovery, patients should be heading out with a number of aftercare tools at their disposal. At the…

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How to Handle Depression and Addiction

For many, mood and mental health disorders are gateways to addiction. Nowhere is this truer than with depression. In fact, for millions of Americans, depression and alcohol go hand-in-hand. If you are struggling with both depression and addiction, this article is for you. We’ll go over how these two mental health disorders exacerbate each other…