A Different Approach: Holistic Drug Rehab in CA The twelve-step model has been the most widely known approach to drug rehab ever since it was adapted from Alcoholics Anonymous practices in 1953. Many former addicts owe their well-being to twelve-step programs, but there are many others who simply can’t make it work for them. If…

Alcohol Recovery Programs in Your Back Yard Often, when people think about alcohol recovery programs, they’re picturing one of those luxurious rehab facilities overlooking the beach in Malibu, where the rich and famous go after one too many embarrassing incidents. Look around you, though. If you need help coping with your drinking, there are alcohol…

Making the Transition: Outpatient Treatment Centers Residential treatment centers are the all-important first step toward recovery from an alcohol or drug addiction. During your time in residence, you are supervised 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Almost all of your time is scheduled. There are individual, group and family counseling sessions. There are…

The problem with the idea of drug and/or alcohol treatment options is that . . . well, nobody buys in to anyone saying they’ve got alcohol treatment options . . . It’s not even a game anymore – nobody believes it either way. And at the end of the day, the worst problem of all…

For many suffering from drug addiction, considering a drug rehab program can be a difficult and highly emotional decision.  Family and friends concerned about a loved one’s addiction may be met with feelings of anger, doubt, resentment, and distrust as well as emotionally charged arguments with the suggestion of a drug rehab program, and as…

Drug dependency is a dangerous problem, which has to be treated and recovered as soon as possible. In most of the cases, patients are checked in by relatives into rehabilitation centers. There are also cases where the drug addict himself makes the decision. In both situations however, the challenge of detoxification is equally hard.  …