Sober Living & Drug Addiction Blog

When trauma, PTSD, and addiction co-occur, it makes the recovery process significantly more difficult. Individuals struggling with PTSD should participate in dual diagnosis treatment programs that integrate trauma-informed care and substance abuse counseling. With the help of a professional treatment program, individuals with PTSD and...

Addiction and alcoholism are both difficult diseases to deal with, requiring professional substance abuse treatment. Unfortunately, many individuals do not understand the cost of rehab, preventing them from getting the help they need. If you or a loved one struggle from substance abuse, do not...

Choosing to attend a drug rehab in Delray Beach is one of the most difficult, yet rewarding decisions of your life. Millions of Americans suffer from drug addiction daily, yet only 11 percent of them receive professional treatment. However, if you are one of the...

Opioids are some of the most addictive drugs in the world and millions of prescriptions are written for them each and every year. In fact, in 2018 there were nearly 51.4 opioid prescriptions written for every 100 Americans.[1] Since addiction can develop rapidly, it’s important...

One of the main components of addiction treatment includes the use of various forms of psychotherapy. In other words, psychotherapy is used during addiction treatment to address mental health disorders, trauma, and the underlying causes of drug or alcohol addiction. Among the various types of...

Many people who suffer from substance use disorder also suffer from a co-occurring disorder or mental health condition. By definition, such individuals are considered to have a dual-diagnosis. Individuals suffering from a dual-diagnosis require integrative treatment, addressing the substance use disorder and mental health condition...

How long alcohol stays in your system mostly depends on how much you’ve had to drink. Almost everyone metabolizes alcohol at the same rate regardless of weight, age, gender, or race. To explain, the body burns through about one drink worth of alcohol each hour....

Asking for help with a drinking problem is never easy. Not only are you scared of having to live sober, but you may also be dreading going through withdrawal. Fortunately, our alcohol detox in Delray Beach is equipped with the tools and resources you need...

The undeniably difficult withdrawal symptoms associated with heroin abuse make quitting the drug nearly impossible without professional help. Fortunately, patients who check into our heroin detox in Delray Beach have access to some of the best addiction doctors who can help treat many of these...

Drug or alcohol addiction is a complex condition that causes damage to the lives of the addict and their family members. Fortunately, there are tons of drug and alcohol rehab programs available in Delray Beach, Florida. While the variety of treatment options may be overwhelming,...