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2013-09-27 23:24:24

Destination Hope's treatment programs reflect ‘Pathways to Wellness,’ the theme of Recovery Month in 2013. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 September is Recovery Month, sponsored by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). This year’s theme is ‘Pathways to Wellness,’ and focuses on the importance of behavioral health in achieving total wellness. Destination Hope, a nationally recognized addiction and dual diagnosis treatment...

2013-09-27 23:24:22

Drug Rehab Center Piscataway designs new programs to help address the elderly population. Piscataway, NJ (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 New Jersey’s population is growing older. Like much of America, there’s a growing group of baby boomers who are reaching senior citizen status. Seniors are often the forgotten addicts. Their numbers are growing, but not much has been done to address their situation. Drug Rehab Center Piscataway has implemented comprehensive dual diagnosis and pain...

2013-09-20 23:24:21

The award celebrates everyday heroes who aid the cause of treatment for addiction and mental health issues. Nashville, Tennessee (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 Heroes in Recovery (HIR) is proud to announce that it will present its namesake award at Foundations Recovery Network’s Moments of Change conference on September 23, 2013, at The Breakers Hotel in West Palm Beach, Florida. This one-of-a-kind award handcrafted of blown glass will be given to recognize individuals who represent the...

2013-09-19 23:00:20

A Heroes in Recovery 6K Run/Walk event is taking place on October 5 to support those in recovery and break the stigma associated with addiction. Nashville, Tennessee (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 Heroes in Recovery, a movement celebrating the heroic efforts of those who seek addiction and mental health treatment, has set its sights on Roswell GA for one of its family-friendly 6K Run/Walk events. The goal of the race is to garner support for people in recovery and to educate the community at...

2013-09-13 11:03:10

-Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Narcotics Anonymous (NA) can play an important role in addiction recovery. -A new study examines the suitability of 12-step organizations for young adults with co-occurring substance use and psychiatric disorders, referred to as dual diagnosis (DD). -Findings indicate that young adult DD patients show similar benefits compared with those diagnosed only with a substance use disorder. Studies and testimonials have shown that 12-step mutual-help organizations...

2013-09-07 23:00:51

The Delray Recovery Center offers drug and alcohol addiction treatment and co-occurring disorders including depression, anxiety and bipolar disorder. The center is hosting a workshop at the upcoming Moments of Change Conference, an event geared toward treatment professionals. Delray Beach, FL (PRWEB) September 07, 2013 The Delray Recovery Center’s Clinical Director Sarah Gentry, LMHC, CAP, will be presenting a workshop at the upcoming Moments of Change Conference, an event that...

2013-08-31 23:20:21

Alcohol Treatment San Antonio has new treatment methods that are far more effective at helping those with addiction. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) August 31, 2013 Alcohol Treatment San Antonio recently announced a new approach to addiction recovery that is far more successful at preventing relapse than traditional treatment methods. According to the Texas Department of State Health Services, alcohol abuse has increased in San Antonio and throughout the state. What separates Alcohol Treatment...

2013-08-31 23:19:20

Alcohol Treatment Corpus Christi is cited by the Governor as a leader for treating chemical dependency. Corpus Christi, TX (PRWEB) August 31, 2013 Thanks to their innovative new treatment methods, Alcohol Treatment Corpus Christi was recently recognized by the Governor’s Office for its exemplary work in treating addictions. Governor Rick Perry recently praised Alcohol Treatment Corpus Christi during a speech in front of the State Legislature as one of the leaders in helping to combat...

2013-08-31 23:19:13

New methods in place at Alcohol Treatment Arlington are ranked among the nations’ best for treating addicts of pain medication. Arlington, TX (PRWEB) August 31, 2013 While more research is being done to treat addicts of pain medication, Alcohol Treatment Arlington has emerged as one of the most innovative clinics to treat this specific type of addiction thanks to their groundbreaking new treatment therapies. The fastest growing form of drug abuse in America isn’t found on the street...

2013-08-31 23:01:55

Eating disorders treatment may be more effective when the goals look beyond weight. Fort Lauderdale, Florida (PRWEB) August 31, 2013 An eating disorder study conducted at the University of Sydney, University of London and University of Chicago suggests that a shift in traditional methods of treatment for eating disorders can have a major impact on recovery. The first study to look at evidence based treatment for anorexia nervosa, the study concluded that a shift from weight management to...


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