February 14, 2019

Why Experienced Clinicians Are Important to Getting Lasting Recovery

Why Experienced Clinicians are Important When it comes to choosing the treatment center that is right for you, there are many factors that need to be considered. No two treatment centers are the same, and choosing the right one will make all the difference. You may find that the accommodations need to be at a […]

Addiction, Addiction Recovery, Alcohol, Alcohol Rehab Information, Drug Rehab Information, Drug Treatment
January 25, 2019

What is the Therapeutic Alliance?

The Therapeutic Alliance Simply put: the Therapeutic Alliance is the mutual bond between therapist and client, as well as the willingness from the patient to immerse in the treatment experience. While it seems like a little thing, it is the most powerful factor in the process of emotional and psychological healing, according to MentalHelp.net. If […]

Addiction, Addiction Recovery, Complementary Therapies, Comprehensive behavioral treatment, Drug Rehab Information, Drug Treatment
February 18, 2013

Undoing Damage Caused by Early Unhealthy Attachment

In an essay by Jon Daily, LCSW, CADC II, published in the most recent newsletter for the California Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors, titled “The Interpersonal Neurobiology of Addiction,” we learn that the roots of addiction can stretch back to a person with substance use disorder’s earliest childhood experiences with their caregiver. Those […]

Addiction Recovery, Relationships