Drug Addiction Treatment

Drug Addiction Treatment

Obsession and The Sobriety Triangle

As like most drug addicts, I underestimated the power of my addiction and the obsession and desire for that first hit and/or drink. It took me a long time and pain to understand that I’m completely powerless over the obsession that takes me back out, making me relapse. I know what works to prevent this but sometimes it is difficult to work though the steps.

Why I Needed Drug Addiction Treatment | The Cat is Out of the Bag

Having been through seven inpatient drug addiction treatment centers and five outpatient drug treatment centers, I've come to learn that my experiences and thoughts on why I needed treatment each time matter -- if not to help someone else, but to also help to remind myself of what it was like for me.

Drug addiction treatment #1, 30-day inpatient

Orange County Detox | Doing the New Year One Day at a Time

Beginning the new year with a safe and sober New Year's Eve is perfect. Maintaining that sobriety can be quite difficult if you haven't planned ahead. A strong determination isn't always enough. One of the best avenues to maintain sobriety is to attend an inpatient or outpatient program at our Orange County detox.

Here are some tips that should be taken in addition to entering a detox and rehab program.

Drug Treatment | Going Home Again

This past Halloween, I headed back east to see some friends and family. Although my main purpose was to see family, I decided to visit a drug treatment facility I worked at years ago in Somerville, Massachusetts, and with Salem within thirty minutes from where I was staying, I had to attend their Halloween event, which is called Salem’s Haunted Happenings. And, since I’d lived in the area for many years, it was always one of those, “I can do this next year,” and then never got around to it. So, I was determined to do it this year.

Syndicate content