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Benefits of Addiction Therapy

Medication isn’t enough to guarantee a full recovery from addiction. Once detox is complete, the patient may require extensive therapy and counseling to identify triggers, develop healthy habits and deal with co-occurring mental health issues. There are several benefits of addiction therapy, so if you or a loved one is struggling with a substance use…

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Finding Rehab for Dual Diagnosis

Almost 50% of people with a substance use disorder are also suffering from a mental health issue and may require rehab for dual diagnosis to treat all co-occurring disorders as a means of eventually experiencing complete recovery. Individuals battling on two fronts will require a mental health treatment plan in a long-term dual diagnosis treatment…

What Should You Look for in a Rehabilitation Center for Your Teen

Choosing the right adolescent treatment center is a tough decision during an already difficult time. Rehabilitation centers vary widely in their treatment approaches and capabilities, so it’s not a simple matter of choosing the best one. You need to select the unique method that fits your teen’s individual situation and needs. At Stonewater Adolescent Recovery…

CBT vs. DBT in Substance Use Treatment

One thing that has become clear over the years is that there is no one-size-fits-all treatment approach for recovering from substance use. Two popular forms of therapy often used in treatment centers and outpatient programs are cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and dialectical behavior therapy (DBT). Let’s look at CBT vs. DBT and their role in substance…