It is fairly common knowledge that many that struggle with addiction have suffered from trauma that has played a role in their substance use. However what can be done about treating trauma and addiction.
Mother’s often speak of how their children should outlive them. It wasn’t until I spoke with a mother who had lost her son, I realized how close mine came to losing hers.
2020 was a hard year for many. With lockdowns, financial hardship, and untimely deaths due to not only COVID-19 but drug addiction. So how do we move forward and make this year better.
How does responsibility play a part in addiction? We dive into what role responsibility plays in recovery and how this affects every part of an addict's life. The Narconon program works to increase the responsibility level of an addict so they can begin to heal and move forward in their life.
Few people using drugs like heroin or cocaine test their substances. This means shady dealers can easily slip much less expensive fentanyl into the drugs often without the user’s knowledge.
Our facility provides a holistic approach to helping a person using drugs or alcohol since the physical damage of addiction has several variables to address. A holistic approach to this can address both the physical and the mental aspects.
Addiction has a lasting effect on both the addict and their family. One of the hardest parts of the healing process is dealing with things that occurred in the past.
Drugs and alcohol have created many problems in my life. My father had an alcohol problem since I was young. He and my mother always fought and screamed at each other. From a young age, I learned to find things to distance myself because I hated being around them or spending any time with them.
At the end of last month 11 people were arrested for exploiting drug addicts. The horrifying thing is five of them were doctors. Fountain Valley Drug Treatment Center located in Orange County, California is allegedly responsible for a pay-for-implants scam.
Each year thousands of people seek help to overcome drug and alcohol addiction. Many of these people go in and out of treatment facilities several times before gaining the tools to stay sober and move past their addiction.