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What to Pack for Rehab (and Why!)

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.

Sacred Wounds Workshop

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.
By |July 22nd, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized||0 Comments

5-Step Guide for a Safe Drug Detox

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.

Strategies for Long-Term Sobriety

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.

What to Expect on the Last Day of Treatment at The Delray Recovery Center

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.

What To Expect During Treatment

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.

Creative Approaches To Treating Addiction Workshop

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.
By |July 7th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized||0 Comments

How to Send-Off Your Loved One to Rehab

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.

How to Tell Others You’re Going to Rehab

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.

#RecoveryTalk: Recovery in Schools Chat Takeaways

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.
By |June 20th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized||0 Comments