Monthly Archive:: June 2014

A person who has become a candidate for alcohol treatment has most likely reached the point where his health and/or the safety or well-being of the people around him are put at risk. His physical, social, and psychological functioning may have become unstable, and rehab treatment is crucial to

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Relapse is the one thing that scares recovering addicts and alcoholics the most. It not only undoes weeks or even months of work by both the patient and the rehab center, but, worse, could also be the start of the road back to addiction. While a reputable St. Louis

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Alcohol and drug abuse is a global problem. The World Health Organization says that 3.3 million people die every year due to excessive drinking, and 15.3 million develop complications from drug addiction. It’s important, then, for every nation to play its part in quelling this problem. The presence of

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Holistic rehabilitation for drug or alcohol abuse usually involves counseling or therapies facilitated by licensed professionals. Here are common counseling techniques employed in the rehab setting: Motivational Interviewing Through a collaborative approach, the counselor will build rapport with the patient and eventually identify and strengthen his/her motivation for change.

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“Treatment programs at a credible Missouri rehabilitation center may include on-site counseling sessions to help the patient wean off the drug. Some of the treatments can involve injecting certain medicines to suppress the craving. Dr. Cicero said the data warrants serious attention due to potential consequences from sharing needles

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