We’ve created a short, comprehensive guide that you can use as a packing list to prepare for your entry into The Delray Recovery Center. If you have any questions about the items listed below, or simply want to check in and talk about your concerns, please don’t hesitate to contact us right away.
We invite you to join us for a workshop on spirituality and trauma on Friday, August 22 at the Delray Beach Chamber of Commerce in Delray Beach, Florida.
Detoxification is the first stage of any drug treatment program. Its overall goal is to safely remove all traces of a substance from the system while preparing an individual for a comprehensive treatment plan.
There are many things you learn during treatment that continue to be beneficial, such as participating in a peer support group and continuing to meet with a counselor. There are other strategies that can be used to promote long-term sobriety.
Treatment for alcohol and drug addiction is a journey, not a destination. It's an ongoing process that often begins by committing to a treatment program at an established facility.
If you've never been to a drug or alcohol treatment facility, the prospect of going can be very daunting. You may be ready to get help, but the fear of the unknown can be overwhelming. Here is what you can expect.
Sarah Gentry, LMHC, CAP, will be presenting a workshop during the C.O.R.E Conference in Amelia Island, Florida. The presentation titled “Creative Approaches To Treating Addiction” will take place on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 from 8:30 am to 10:00 am at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort.
If a loved one is abusing drugs or alcohol, helping them enter a rehab program is an important first step. Saying goodbye, however, is not easy, especially since many rehab programs prohibit contact between participants and family members/friends during the first 30 days.
The decision to enter rehab can be difficult to explain. You may be afraid of what others think when you tell them you're going to rehab. Here are some helpful tips.
During the last #RecoveryTalk, participants discussed the topic of recovery schools with special guests Kristen Harper from the Association of Recovery Schools (ARS) and Robert Ashford from the Collegiate Recovery Program at the University of North Texas. Here are the top takeaways from the conversation.