DRC at The 2014 Moments of Change Conference

The Delray Recovery Center announces its participation at the 2014 Moments of Change Conference. It will host two workshops and a golf tournament at this year's conference. Click on the link to learn more about these events.
By |September 25th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized||0 Comments

Why “One Size Fits All” Treatment Programs Don’t Work

therightsubstanceabuseprogramSubstance abuse treatment programs that rely on the classic 12 step approach are the de facto standard at most drug and alcohol treatment centers. While some individuals do respond positively to these programs, the majority of people do not benefit from a “one-size-fits-all” approach to treatment.

In fact, the National Institute on Drug Abuse’s principles for effective addiction treatment clearly state “no single treatment is appropriate […]

By |September 22nd, 2014|Categories: Treatment and Recovery||0 Comments

Why a Customized Addiction Treatment Plan is Best

When going to the eye doctor for a vision check, you wouldn’t be content with a cursory check-up followed by a prescription for contacts that “work for a lot of people.” Instead, you’d expect the doctor to shine a light in your eyes, check your vision, and make personalized recommendations for the eyeglasses or contacts that would work best for you. The same principle holds when choosing a rehab facility.

Some rehab centers take […]

By |September 18th, 2014|Categories: General Addiction||0 Comments

Triumphs in Recovery: Life After Addiction

We are proud to announce the release of a video featuring Rolando Chang Barrero. The video focuses on the joys of life after addiction. Click here to learn more about his story and to view the video.
By |September 12th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized||0 Comments

Delray Recovery Center at UNT’s Recovery Film Festival and Conference

Christopher Pasquale, Lead Therapist at The Delray Recovery Center, will be presenting a workshop during the University of North Texas Recovery Film Festival and Conference on Friday, September 19th. Click here to learn more about this event.
By |September 11th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized||0 Comments

ONDCP Twitter Chat Takeaways

The Delray Recovery Center co-hosted another #RecoveryTalk Twitter chat with Young People In Recovery. Michael Botticelli, Acting Director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), joined us to discuss what the government is doing to support recovery.
By |September 9th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized||0 Comments

Michael Botticelli Joins The Next #RecoveryTalk Twitter Chat

We are proud to announce the next #RecoveryTalk Twitter chat will feature Acting Director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, Michael Botticelli.
By |August 27th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized||0 Comments

The Delray Recovery Center At The Cape Cod Symposium

The Delray Recovery Center will be presenting a workshop during the Cape Cod Symposium on Addictive Disorders in Hyannis, Massachusetts. Click here for more information on this event.
By |August 26th, 2014|Categories: General Addiction, News||0 Comments

7 Benefits of REBT Treatment

REBT treatment, which stands for rational emotional cognitive behavioral therapy, is an action-oriented approach to treating a variety of cognitive, emotional and behavioral concerns. According to REBT it is an individual’s thinking about events that leads to emotional and behavioral problems. By focusing on the present, REBT treatment seeks to help individuals examine and change these unhealthy patterns of behavior, including self-defeating and self-sabotaging behaviors.

Developed by the American psychologist Albert Ellis, REBT helps […]

5 Ways Addiction Differs With Men and Women

The biology of men and women varies significantly between the genders. Women and men have different genetics, physiology, and even socio-economic expectations. These differences can affect many aspects of a person’s life, including the probability of developing an addiction to drugs or alcohol.

In fact, the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) has shown that gender plays an important role in the likelihood of a person to use […]