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2012-02-03 14:00:00

Burning Tree, a long term drug treatment center in Texas, reintroduces to the addiction community a proven, but sometimes forgotten about, method of treating chronic addicts and their families. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) February 03, 2012 One method to treat the chronic abuse of illicit prescription drugs and alcohol is drawing more attention from persons with chemical dependence and their families. That solution is available through long-term rehabilitation, a consistently overlooked option...

2011-10-14 15:00:00

Burning Tree, a long term drug rehab in Texas, recently published success may prove 30 days in a drug rehab really is not long enough for people to recover from addiction. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) October 14, 2011 Burning Tree, a long term drug rehab, announces that many people that continue to relapse after leaving treatment may not need more of the same but longer stays in treatment before being discharged. They recently published their success rates after a 4 year study. One person whom help...

2011-09-12 13:09:53

Among the many ways that participation in Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) helps its members stay sober, two appear to be most important — spending more time with individuals who support efforts towards sobriety and increased confidence in the ability to maintain abstinence in social situations. In a paper that will appear in the journal Addiction and has been released online, researchers report the first study to examine the relative importance to successful recovery of the behavior changes...

2011-05-23 00:00:27

Burning Tree, a drug and alcohol treatment center specializing in relapse prevention, continues to offer alcoholics and addicts as well as their families with a relapse prevention plan that works. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 22, 2011 Burning Tree, a long term drug and alcohol treatment center is pleased to report their ongoing focus on helping chronic relapsing adults through their specialized relapse prevention plan continues to still be one of the most effective in getting results where other...

2010-12-15 00:29:53

New research shows that attending Alcoholics Anonymous meetings may increase spirituality and help decrease frequency and intensity of alcohol use     * Alcoholics Anonymous is a widely known 12-step program that can help individuals control their dependence on alcohol, and spirituality is a large part    * A new study shows that spirituality does increase over time, which can lead to better alcohol outcomes and an improved rate of recovery    *...

2005-07-22 20:13:07

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - An alcoholic's desire to quit drinking, rather than the effects of therapy, may be what determines success, according to a new report. The report, based on a reanalysis of a major study of three approaches to alcoholism, concludes that none of the strategies is particularly effective if the patient is not motivated to quit. However, the researchers caution, that doesn't mean alcoholism treatment should be abandoned. "We are not suggesting that alcoholism...

2005-07-13 14:30:00

The positive outcomes of therapy for alcoholism may have less to do with the therapy itself and more to do with participants' determination to quit. These are the findings of a study published today in the Open Access journal, BMC Public Health, which provides a new analysis of previous data from Project MATCH, a clinical trial of three common forms of therapy used for the treatment of alcoholism. This analysis shows that the participants in the trial who attended all sessions did scarcely...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.