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Telltale Signs You Have an Alcohol Problem

Except during a few years of Prohibition in the early 1900s, alcohol has been part of American tradition for hundreds of years, offering opportunities for social interaction and thirst-quenching satisfaction. What makes it a problem is when people drink so much that they become unaware…

The Effects of Vivitrol/Naltrexone

Vivitrol/Naltrexone: The Effects At Renaissance Ranch Outpatient, we believe that people can get help through solutions centered on the teachings of the gospel. This is the most effective way to get people off their addictions and return as a functioning member of society. But, the…

Drug Addiction Myths

Addiction recovery is a difficult, life-changing process and addicts need all the support they can get as they work to heal themselves. Unfortunately, many of the myths that surround drug use and addiction hamper the progress of those in recovery. Misunderstandings about addiction as a…

Experiential Therapy: A New Life Pattern

Experiential therapy is a term that refers to a group of different types of therapy in which the patient uses various activities as a catalyst for working through suppressed emotions or subconscious issues. This form of therapy was developed in the 1970s as a way…

Overcoming Toxic Shame for Recovery Success

Shame and guilt are two similar emotions, but they are not exactly the same. Guilt is when a person feels badly about something they have done, while shame is where a person feels that they are inherently bad as part of their nature or personality….

Keeping Promises

Surrender to win all. It’s a strange concept but when we choose to surrender our will to God, he then offers us these promises. For those who struggle with drug and alcohol addiction in Salt Lake and surrounding areas, please call us today at (801) 572-4325. Follow…

Healing Family Systems After Recovery

Addiction recovery is not only a life changing event for an addict, it’s one that affects their whole family. Family members who are going to be supporting a recovering addict need to understand that they’re going to go through some changes, too. Families who are…

The Right Nutrition Can Aid Drug Addiction Recovery Efforts

Source –  www.thecyn.com Nutrition and Drug Rehab Think of your brain as the Internet. Every brain cell is a different PC that needs a modem (or, in this case, a synapse) to connect to all the other cells on the neurologic network. But as any…

Aftercare – Continuing Patterns of Rehabilitation and Support

The weeks immediately following your discharge from a residential drug rehabilitation program are crucial to your long term success. This is the time when you will put your new sobriety skills to the test, build your support system at home, and face your daily life…