What do Kevin Durant, LeBron James, and I have in Common? I guess you might say “PIVOT” is the name of the game. While the NBA Championship is over and teams are busy resting, recuperating and figuring out who and what the next best strategy will be, my assumption is all the positions in this […]
alternative addiction therapy
A look into the practice of breathwork for addictions. Check out this Q&A with a long time practitioner of breath practice.
Dealing with addiction and stress burnout complicates recovery, so it’s critical to put your own needs first by engaging in consistent self care. Sound Healing helps you reduce and minimize the chronic stressors in your life that can lead to burnout. More here.
Learn about the importance of connecting addiction assessment to detox to treatment. More on the continuum of care and best practices here.
A look at the applications, requirements, and best practices of telehealth in the treatment of chemical addictions.
Addiction is not really a hedonistic pursuit. It is a grueling, maladaptive way of relating to other people and an inability to be present in one’s life and self. Explore basic concepts brought forward by The Rat Park and learn how you can overcome addiction through connecting to other people. More here.
Neurofeedback is a powerful technology used in the treatment of addiction. A quick look into what neurofeedback does and how it works here.
It depends. Factors that contribute to NLP’s success in a treatment setting include client commitment, the client/counselor relationship, underlying issues, and effective interventions. A broad look at efficacy here!
In this article, I discuss ways a counselor can use NLP strategies to help manage feelings of guilt, grief, and regret rising from past addiction issues. I briefly review the Stages of Change and NLP Models and then apply NLP strategies with a hypothetical client.
Experiential therapy used in addiction treatment can include equine, music and art, yoga and adventure therapy. Learn more about how getting a person into “an experience” can enhancement treatment outcomes here.