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Intimacy Trauma and Recovery

February 15th, 2020|

Understanding and Overcoming the Barriers to Intimacy in Recovery There are several barriers one may find discover as they try to form healthy connections to others as they move through recovery. This can be

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Substance Abuse and Older Adults

January 14th, 2020|

A Growing Threat: Substance Abuse Among Older Adults In the United States, Substance abuse among older adults has been identified as one of the fastest-growing health problems. As the baby boomers – those born

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Drug Abuse Posts

How to Choose a Rehab Center

June 25th, 2019|Comments Off on How to Choose a Rehab Center

How to Choose a Rehab Center When the decision is made to send someone struggling with substance abuse to a rehab center, another decision quickly follows. Which rehab center should you choose? There are several

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Is There a Difference Between Substance Abuse and Addiction?

November 2nd, 2018|Comments Off on Is There a Difference Between Substance Abuse and Addiction?

The line between substance abuse and addiction runs a bit thin, but it is there - even though many people use these terms as if they are interchangeable. Although individuals may not be "addicted"

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3 Reasons Why Your Environment Matters During Addiction Treatment

October 25th, 2018|Comments Off on 3 Reasons Why Your Environment Matters During Addiction Treatment

Many people pay too little attention to the environment in which they seek addiction treatment, other than ensuring it meets some minimums of comfort, safety, or confidentiality. However, surroundings during an addiction treatment episode can

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Family & Support Advice Posts

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Boundaries in Addiction Recovery

June 4th, 2021|Comments Off on Boundaries in Addiction Recovery

The Importance of Boundaries in a System Riddled with the Disease of Addiction We often hear, “nothing changes if nothing changes.” Sometimes easier said than done in a system that is being held hostage

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How To Help Someone With Their Addiction

August 16th, 2019|Comments Off on How To Help Someone With Their Addiction

There is no definitive rulebook on how best to help someone with an addiction. No matter how obvious the addiction is, committing to get help for an addicted friend or relative you care about is

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How to help someone with PTSD

July 3rd, 2019|Comments Off on How to help someone with PTSD

Understanding how to help someone with PTSD is challenging. Life is unpredictable and full of experiences that shape and define us. Whether positive or negative, most of what we go through in life will

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Rehabilitation Practices & Methods Posts

DBT as an Effective Treatment Modality for Addiction and Co-Occurring Mental Health Disorders

May 21st, 2021|Comments Off on DBT as an Effective Treatment Modality for Addiction and Co-Occurring Mental Health Disorders

DBT Treatment for Addiction and Mental Health Disorders DBT, or Dialectical Behavior Therapy, has been an interesting treatment choice for individuals who suffer from addiction and mental health disorders. Marsha Linehan developed DBT primarily to

Mental Health Treatment

December 17th, 2020|Comments Off on Mental Health Treatment

Primary Mental Health Treatment Services Beachway Therapy Center is proud to announce that we have been officially licensed, by the Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA), to provide mental health treatment services in the state

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What Is Holistic Drug Rehab?

October 9th, 2018|Comments Off on What Is Holistic Drug Rehab?

You’ve heard something about holistic drug rehab, but aren’t quite sure if treatment like this is effective—or what it involves. Will you still go through detox and receive group and individual therapy if you choose

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Mental Health Posts

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Healing from Trauma

June 10th, 2021|Comments Off on Healing from Trauma

What is Trauma?   According to the American Psychological Association, trauma is defined as “an emotional response to a terrible event like an accident, rape or natural disaster. Immediately after the event, shock and

DBT as an Effective Treatment Modality for Addiction and Co-Occurring Mental Health Disorders

May 21st, 2021|Comments Off on DBT as an Effective Treatment Modality for Addiction and Co-Occurring Mental Health Disorders

DBT Treatment for Addiction and Mental Health Disorders DBT, or Dialectical Behavior Therapy, has been an interesting treatment choice for individuals who suffer from addiction and mental health disorders. Marsha Linehan developed DBT primarily to

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What is Dual Diagnosis?

September 20th, 2019|Comments Off on What is Dual Diagnosis?

Dual diagnosis affects millions of people in the U.S. every year. One study found that one in every four individuals with a serious mental illness also suffers from dual diagnosis. What is a dual

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Boundaries in Addiction Recovery

June 4th, 2021|Comments Off on Boundaries in Addiction Recovery

The Importance of Boundaries in a System Riddled with the Disease of Addiction We often hear, “nothing changes if nothing changes.” Sometimes easier said than done in a system that is being held hostage

DBT as an Effective Treatment Modality for Addiction and Co-Occurring Mental Health Disorders

May 21st, 2021|Comments Off on DBT as an Effective Treatment Modality for Addiction and Co-Occurring Mental Health Disorders

DBT Treatment for Addiction and Mental Health Disorders DBT, or Dialectical Behavior Therapy, has been an interesting treatment choice for individuals who suffer from addiction and mental health disorders. Marsha Linehan developed DBT primarily to

Mental Health Treatment

December 17th, 2020|Comments Off on Mental Health Treatment

Primary Mental Health Treatment Services Beachway Therapy Center is proud to announce that we have been officially licensed, by the Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA), to provide mental health treatment services in the state