types of psychotherapy

Types of Psychotherapy

Talk therapy is often a popular option when considering addiction treatment programs. However, many people don’t realize diverse types of psychotherapy also exist. Just because one therapeutic method works, doesn’t mean it will work for everyone. It’s the therapist’s job to choose the best counseling for a recovering individual. What Is Talk Therapy, and How…

is addiction a disease

The Answer to Is Addiction a Disease?

Addiction is a disease. But unfortunately, many people are under the misinformation that it is a moral failing—a choice that could have been prevented if only the individual had exercised their willpower more often and made better choices. This is not the case at all. If you’ve ever found yourself wondering, “Is addiction a disease?”…

Embrace Recovery

Can Motivational Interviewing Help An Addict Who Is Willing to Embrace Recovery?

Helping a friend or family member who struggles with addiction can be a balancing act between your desires for their recovery achievements and what they desire to achieve for themselves. It is common for this balancing act to be evident during interventions. When we are finally able to speak with the person about the destructiveness…